StatisticHighlandDenverColorado
Population15,265663,3035,758,736
Population density (sq mi)3,9014,32756
Median age35.734.236.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%48%45%
Speak Englishn/a73%83%
Speak Spanishn/a21%12%

Key findings

  • The population density in Highland is 10% lower than Denver
  • The median age in Highland is 4% higher than Denver
  • In Highland 90.69% of the population is White
  • In Highland 3.23% of the population is Black
  • In Highland 1.32% of the population is Asian

Compare Denver, CO Demographics

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      Highland population breakdown by race

      RaceHighlandDenverColorado
      White90.69%76.95%84.28%
      Black3.23%9.77%4.09%
      Asian1.32%3.50%2.94%
      American Indian0.98%0.94%0.94%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.14%
      Mixed race1.78%3.42%3.43%
      Other race2.00%5.36%4.18%
      In Highland, 30.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Highland age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Highland, Denver, CO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).