Highlands Ranch, CO Profile: Facts & Data

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Highlands Ranch Census Designated Place had a population of 108,013 as of July 1, 2018. Highlands Ranch ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Highlands Ranch is located at latitude 39.5407 and longitude -104.971 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the Highlands Ranch Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 24.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,695 feet.

The Highlands Ranch Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408386) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Highlands Ranch Census Designated Place is located within Sedalia Division of Douglas County.


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Highlands Ranch, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 108,013
Population in Households 108,001
Population in Familes 96,740
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 4,451
Diversity Index3 36
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $116,283
Average Household Income $145,736
Per Capita Income $51,269

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 39,256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,143 (76.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,727 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,386 ( 3.5%)
Median Home Value $414,596
Average Home Value $459,514
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 37,870
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 29,346
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.35% 1.37%
Households 1.3% 1.32%
Families 1.23% 1.24%
Median Household Income   0.63%
Per Capita Income   1.2%

Highlands Ranch, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Highlands Ranch to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 11 98th
Population Density # 17 97th
Diversity Index # 221 52nd
Median Household Income # 33 93rd
Per Capita Income # 60 87th

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