Highlands Ranch, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 96,713. Population change since 2000: +36.3%
Males: 49,235  (50.9%)
Females: 47,478  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80125, 80126, 80129, 80130.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $108,218 (it was $86,792 in 2000)
Highlands Ranch:

$108,218
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $43,646 (it was $34,707 in 2000)

Highlands Ranch CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $341,100 (it was $234,400 in 2000)
Highlands Ranch:

$341,100
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $361,373; Detached houses: $373,872; Townhouses or other attached units: $255,490; In 2-unit structures: $254,673; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $184,773; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $152,791

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,482.

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  • Races in Highlands Ranch, CO (2013)

    Highlands Ranch races chart
    • 87,46781.9%White alone
    • 8,2377.7%Hispanic
    • 7,3906.9%Asian alone
    • 2,7122.5%Two or more races
    • 9840.9%Black alone
    • 1690.2%Other race alone
    • 160.01%American Indian alone

Races in Highlands Ranch detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Highlands Ranch: 109.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.1%), Irish (12.0%), English (11.3%), United States (3.6%), Italian (3.6%), Polish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5680 feet

Land area: 23.5 square miles.

Population density: 4,111 people per square mile   (average).

Highlands Ranch,CO real estate house value index trend

Highlands Ranch, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Highlands Ranch:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Highlands Ranch CDP:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 65.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

7,377 residents are foreign born (2.1% Asia, 1.0% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).

This place:

6.9%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,366 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,609 (0.7%)

Highlands Ranch satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: South Aurora, CO (12.2 miles , pop. 297,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (573.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Southglenn, CO (1.8 miles ), Carriage Club, CO (2.0 miles ), Acres Green, CO (2.0 miles ), Lone Tree, CO (2.0 miles ), Castlewood, CO (2.1 miles ), Littleton, CO (2.1 miles ), Heritage Hills, CO (2.1 miles ), Southwest Arapahoe, CO (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.54 N, Longitude: 104.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -24,784 (-23.3%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 12,260 (23.6%)

Highlands Ranch household income distribution Highlands Ranch home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Highlands Ranch: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Highlands Ranch-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Highlands Ranch place center injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/18/1975, a category F3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Highlands Ranch-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 199.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 552.4 miles away from Highlands Ranch center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 181.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 428.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 19.5 miles away from Highlands Ranch center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 281.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Highlands Ranch topographic map

Birthplace of: Brian Cvilikas - Soccer player, Matt Bouldin - Professional basketball player, Cameron Goettsche - College basketball player (UC Santa Barbara Gauchos).

Hospitals and medical centers in Highlands Ranch:

  • HIGHLANDS RANCH SAME DAY SURGERY (200 WEST COUNTY LINE RD)
  • VI AT HIGHLANDS RANCH SKILLED NURSING (9085 RANCH RIVER CIRCLE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Highlands Ranch:

  • CENTURA HEALTH-LITTLETON ADVENTIST HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; LITTLETON, CO)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF LITTLETON (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LITTLETON, CO)
  • HOMECARE SOLUTIONS INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LITTLETON, CO)
  • LITTLETON DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; LITTLETON, CO)
  • CHRISTIAN LIVING COMMUNITIES THE JOHNSON CENTER SK (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CENTENNIAL, CO)
  • SUITES AT HOLLY CREEK CARE CENTER, THE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CENTENNIAL, CO)
  • ORCHARD PARK HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LITTLETON, CO)

Amtrak station near Highlands Ranch:

  • 15 miles: DENVER (1701 WYNKOOP ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highlands Ranch:

  • Arapahoe Community College (about 6 miles; Littleton, CO; Full-time enrollment: 6,619)
  • Jones International University (about 6 miles; Centennial, CO; FT enrollment: 2,556)
  • Colorado State University-Global Campus (about 6 miles; Greenwood Village, CO; FT enrollment: 3,642)
  • University of Denver (about 11 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 9,621)
  • Colorado Christian University (about 14 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Emily Griffith Technical College (about 14 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 2,460)
  • Community College of Denver (about 14 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 7,329)

Public high schools in Highlands Ranch:

  • MOUNTAIN VISTA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,968, Location: 10585 MOUNTAIN VISTA RIDGE, Grades: 9-12)
  • HIGHLANDS RANCH HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,680, Location: 9375 CRESTHILL LANE, Grades: 9-12)
  • THUNDERRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,593, Location: 1991 WILDCAT RESERVE PARKWAY, Grades: 9-12)
  • EAGLE ACADEMY (Students: 89, Location: 9375 CRESTHILL LANE, Grades: 9-12)
  • ROCK CANYON HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 5810 MCARTHUR RANCH ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • SKYVIEW ACADEMY (Location: 6161 BUSINESS CENTER DRIVE, Grades: PK-12, Charter school)
  • STEM MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 8779 RIDGELINE DRIVE, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)

Private high schools in Highlands Ranch:

  • VALOR CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 787, Location: 3775 GRACE BLVD, Grades: 9-12)
  • JAPANESE SCHOOL OF DENVER (Students: 123, Location: 8898 S MAPLE RT, Grades: PK-9)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Highlands Ranch:

Private elementary/middle school in Highlands Ranch:

  • CHERRY HILLS CHRISTIAN (Students: 980, Location: 3900 GRACE BLVD, Grades: PK-8)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Highlands Ranch now has an additional zipcode: 80129
  • Cougar Run Elementary, 8780 E. Venneford Road, K-6

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Notable locations in Highlands Ranch: The Links at Highland Ranch Golf Course (A), Chatfield Industrial Park (B), Cheese Ranch (C), Highlands Ranch (D), Disc Golf Course (E), Big Lands Ranch Library (F), Littleton Fire Rescue Station 17 (G), Littleton Fire Rescue Station 16 (H), Littleton Fire Rescue Station 18 (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Quebe Village Shopping Center (1), The Promenade Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Spring Gulch Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Highlands Ranch include: Springer Park (1), Northridge Park (2), Cheese Ranch Park (3), Highland Heritage Regional Park (4), Eastridge Park (5), Falcon Park (6), Sand Creek Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Douglas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.400. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.400
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 20.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.44. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.44
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 23.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.64. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.64
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00504. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00504
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.5%
(2.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for Black residents, 3.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.9% for American Indian residents, 14.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.9%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
12 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in Highlands Ranch (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Wind Crest Branch, Highlands Ranch Branch, Fairview Branch, Gateway Keycenter Branch. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • FirstBank: Wildcat Reserve Parkway Branch, Broadway And Highlands Ranch Branch, Highlands Ranch Branch. Info updated 2011/12/05: Bank assets: $11,597.1 mil, Deposits: $10,530.4 mil, headquarters in Lakewood, CO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 130 total offices, Holding Company: Firstbank Holding Company
  • Bank of the West: Highlands Ranch West Branch at 9285 S. Broadway, branch established on 2005/12/03; Highlands Ranch - East Branch at 7120 East County Line Road, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Highlands Ranch Branch at 9350 South Colorado Blvd, branch established on 2002/09/09; Highlands Ranch Pkwy And Lucent Bran at 1605 Mayberry Dr, branch established on 2008/10/22. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • CoreFirst Bank & Trust: Corefirst Bank & Trust at 4000 Red Cedar Drive, branch established on 2009/05/21; Corefirst Bank & Trust at South University Boulevard, branch established on 2009/09/21. Info updated 2007/10/03: Bank assets: $1,154.4 mil, Deposits: $811.4 mil, headquarters in Topeka, KS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 35 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bank And Trust Holding Company Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Highlands Ranch Branch at 9376 South University Boulevard, branch established on 1995/05/15; Wildcat Reserve King Soopers at 2205 Wildcat Reserve Parkway, branch established on 2001/03/21. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Highlands Ranch In-Store Branch at 9255 South Broadway, branch established on 1997/11/21; Highlands Ranch Branch at 66 West Springer Drive, branch established on 1983/07/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Academy Bank, National Association: Highlands Branch at 6675 Business Center Drive, branch established on 2008/04/30. Info updated 2008/06/10: Bank assets: $282.1 mil, Deposits: $218.0 mil, headquarters in Colorado Springs, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 54 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • BOKF, National Association: Highlands Ranch Branch at 9561 S. University Blvd, branch established on 1999/11/21. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $25,360.0 mil, Deposits: $19,171.3 mil, headquarters in Tulsa, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Bok Financial Corporation
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Colorado average:

11.4

Highlands Ranch travel time to work - commute Highlands Ranch mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Highlands Ranch CDP (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,82786
Catholic22,3604
Other13,64934
Mainline Protestant13,18212
Orthodox--
None185,447-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 22
Douglas County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Douglas County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Douglas County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 173
Here:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

3.6%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

16.0%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

7.0%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Highlands Ranch:

53.9%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.9%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.1
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Highlands Ranch:

19.8%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Highlands Ranch:

8.0%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Highlands Ranch:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.2%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

62.3%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.7%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Highlands Ranch, CO Residents

10.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($71,552 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.01%
Colorado average:

9.68%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($810 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.08%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Arapahoe County, CO  2.14% ($61,256 average AGI)
from Denver County, CO  1.08% ($59,628)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.90% ($64,844)


9.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($67,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.47%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($760 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.09%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Arapahoe County, CO  2.25% ($57,635 average AGI)
to Denver County, CO  1.32% ($56,554)
to Jefferson County, CO  0.77% ($55,909)

Strongest AM radio stations in Highlands Ranch:

  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KEZW (1430 AM; 10 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBNO (1280 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: LATINO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KADZ (1550 AM; 10 kW; ARVADA, CO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KDDZ (1690 AM; 10 kW; ARVADA, CO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCKK (1600 AM; 5 kW; LAKEWOOD, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBJD (1650 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Highlands Ranch:

  • KQMT (99.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXKL-FM (105.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLDV (91.1 FM; MORRISON, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KALC (105.9 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBPI (106.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KQKS (107.5 FM; LAKEWOOD, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KJMN (92.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOSI (101.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFMD (95.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRFX (103.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIMN (100.3 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KVOD (90.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KUVO (89.3 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: DENVER EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KYGO-FM (98.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KXPK (96.5 FM; EVERGREEN, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K209DE (89.7 FM; GOLDEN, CO; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KBCO-FM (97.3 FM; BOULDER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRKS-FM (94.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KJCD (104.3 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Highlands Ranch:

  • KMGH-TV (Channel 7; DENVER, CO; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K48FW (Channel 48; DENVER, CO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KDEO-LP (Channel 38; AURORA, CO; Owner: PETER B. VAN DE SANDE)
  • KRMA-TV (Channel 6; DENVER, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KUSA-TV (Channel 9; DENVER, CO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KTVD (Channel 20; DENVER, CO; Owner: TWENVER BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KCNC-TV (Channel 4; DENVER, CO; Owner: CBS TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KDEV-LP (Channel 62; AURORA, CO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWGN-TV (Channel 2; DENVER, CO; Owner: KWGN INC.)
  • KMAS-LP (Channel 63; DENVER, CO; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF STEAMBOAT SPRINGS COLO. LIC. CORP.)
  • KDEN (Channel 25; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: LONGMONT CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • KPXC-TV (Channel 59; DENVER, CO; Owner: PAXSON DENVER LICENSE, INC.)
  • KWHD (Channel 53; CASTLE ROCK, CO; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KDVR (Channel 31; DENVER, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRMT (Channel 41; DENVER, CO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


Highlands Ranch fatal accident list:

Feb 17, 2011 11:55 AM, Highlands Ranch Pkwy, Lat: 39.54778, Lon: -104.98615, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 14, 2009 07:01 PM, Lucent Blvd, Plaza Drive, Lat: 39.55572, Lon: -105.00831, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 2008 10:24 PM, Dad Clark Dr, Cobblestone St, Lat: 39.56293, Lon: -104.97604, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 3, 2008 11:42 PM, Salford Lane, Lat: 39.54141, Lon: -104.98356, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 239m784ftTotal length
  • $1,095,000Total costs
  • 1,074,381Total average daily traffic
  • 50,307Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11940-1949
  • 21970-1979
  • 171980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Highlands Ranch, CO
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED471$261,618645$268,8734,139$250,39296$167,128129$198,4022$336,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED29$256,28049$291,893315$256,14912$100,17611$228,5920$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$278,54655$237,250655$263,70826$137,71544$172,1870$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN44$257,06171$257,953502$248,85717$106,73127$212,6890$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$184,4209$213,058139$280,8842$140,6203$131,1470$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed mortgage data for all 12 tracts in Highlands Ranch, CO

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED101$274,917155$270,1721$231,630
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED25$272,83651$276,6080$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$280,53645$277,4460$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$276,64319$277,1340$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$375,8656$276,4030$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Highlands Ranch that have no violations reported:

  • CENTENNIAL WSD (Population served: 88,042, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 71
  • Hazardous Condition: 131
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Highlands Ranch

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Highlands Ranch, CO

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Highlands Ranch, Colorado:

  • Comfort Suites Denver South, 7060 E County Line Rd, Highlands Ranch, Colorado 80126 , Phone: (303) 770-5400, Fax: (303) 770-3404
  • Residence Inn Highlands Ranch, 93 W Cenntenial, Highlands Ranch, Colorado 80126 , Phone: (303) 683-5500, Fax: (303) 683-5555
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (20%)
Businesses in Highlands Ranch, CO
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Marriott1
7-Eleven2McDonald's1
AT&T4Men's Wearhouse1
Ace Hardware1Nike2
Advance Auto Parts1Nissan1
BMW1OfficeMax1
Baskin-Robbins1Olive Garden1
Bath & Body Works1On The Border1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Outback1
Bentleymotors.Com1Outback Steakhouse1
Blockbuster2Panda Express1
Burger King2Panera Bread1
Chick-Fil-A1Penske1
Cinnabon 1Qdoba Mexican Grill2
Circle K4RadioShack1
Cold Stone Creamery1Red Robin1
Comfort Suites1Safeway1
Dairy Queen2Staples1
Discount Tire1Starbucks9
FedEx4Subway6
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile2
GNC2Taco Bell1
GameStop1Target2
H&R Block2Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1UPS1
Jamba Juice1Vons1
KFC1Walgreens4
Kroger4Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's2
Long John Silver's1Whole Foods Market1

Highlands Ranch compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people below the poverty level (population 50,000+)"
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  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Architecture and engineering occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute from (largest negative percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (20,000+ housing units)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Information (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between daily high and daily low temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 50,000+"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Management occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Finance and insurance (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business and financial operations occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Finance and insurance (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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