Highlands Ranch is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Highlands Ranch Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Douglas County at latitude 39.5539 and longitude -104.9694. Douglas County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,695 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Highlands Ranch Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 24.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.Photos of the local Highlands Ranch, CO area
|Population in Households||101,088|
|Population in Familes||90,333|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||12|
|Average Household Size||2.82|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||37,124 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||28,513 (76.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||7,332 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,278 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$367,354|
|Average Home Value||$407,528|
|Median Household Income||$113,573|
|Average Household Income||$139,859|
|Per Capita Income||$49,709|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||3.21%|
The table below compares Highlands Ranch to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 11||98th|
|Population Density1||# 17||97th|
|Diversity Index2||# 239||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 23||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 45||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.