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Best Places To Live In Highlands Ranch, CO

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  • Highlands Ranch, CO
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 106,596
  • I have lived in Highlands Ranch since 2005, and I moved to the community to raise my son as a single mother. It is much safer than most cities around Denver. Beware, the average income level for people…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score92
  • Glendale CDP, CO
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.3km away
  • Population: 78
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  • Meridian, CO
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 3,327
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  • Tallyn's Reach, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 14.7mi / 23.7km away
  • Population: 5,259
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  • Parker, CO
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 48,442
  • I lived in Parker City, Colorado, and my childhood couldn't have been happier. I remember there being many activities for those who loved the outdoors. My family would always go walking through the…[read more]
82
  • Lakeside, CO
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 10
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  • Dove Valley, CO
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.8km away
  • Population: 5,358
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  • Cherry Creek, CO
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.1km away
  • Population: 12,053
  • Located just outside downtown Denver at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains, Cherry Creek, Colorado is an affluent suburb boasting a wide array of cultural activities and family-friendly fun. I love…[read more]
82
  • Centennial, CO
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 107,862
  • I have lived in nearly a dozen cities around the US and Centennial, CO is one of those cities that I miss. Most of the cities that I have spent my time in were amazing but, this city stands out among…[read more]
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  • Columbine Valley, CO
  • City: 5.2mi / 8.3km away
  • Population: 1,190
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  • Dayton Triangle, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 11.2mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 7,850
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  • Cherry Hills Village, CO
  • City: 6.8mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 6,414
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  • Evergreen, CO
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.2km away
  • Population: 8,580
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  • Genesee, CO
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.5km away
  • Population: 3,625
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  • Bow Mar, CO
  • City: 7.3mi / 11.7km away
  • Population: 1,047
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  • Acres Green, CO
  • City: 4.1mi / 6.7km away
  • Population: 2,926
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  • Inverness, CO
  • City: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 1,189
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  • Rock Creek Park, CO
  • City: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 57
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  • Alamo Placita, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 11,380
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  • Littleton, CO
  • City: 4.3mi / 6.9km away
  • Population: 45,072
  • I lived in Littleton for 4 years. Colorado native. We moved 2 years ago due to overcrowding. The biggest things affected are traffic (horrendous 7 days a week), housing inventory and prices (massively…[read more]
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  • Twin Lakes CDP (Lake County), CO
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 97
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  • Stonegate, CO
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.3km away
  • Population: 9,478
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  • Arvada, CO
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 113,532
  • My wife and I stopped in Arvada Colorado last year, and had the opportunity to spend a little time there. Arvada is nestled at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains. Be sure to plan on being there…[read more]
76
  • Ken Caryl, CO
  • City: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 32,883
  • Ken Caryl, CO is a rather unique community that is a suburb of Denver. I had one of my first apartments here after graduating college and getting one of my first jobs in the area. There are definitely…[read more]
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  • Heritage Eagle Bend, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 13.6mi / 21.9km away
  • Population: 2,526
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  • Mountain View, CO
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 522
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  • Lone Tree, CO
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 12,808
  • Living in Lone Tree, Colorado is a little bit of Heaven to say the very least. I have been living in Lone Tree, one of the best areas in the whole country in my humble opinion, for just about 30 years…[read more]
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  • Columbine, CO
  • City: 6.2mi / 10.0km away
  • Population: 25,281
  • Columbine Colorado is a small town in the big state of Colorado. It has been made famous from it's high school when the Columbine Shooting happened in 1999. Unfortunately, this is how people view and the…[read more]
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  • Wheat Ridge, CO
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 31,044
  • Living in Wheat Ridge, Colorado is the only place I want to be. With over 30,000 people going out to restaurants, parks, bars, and shopping areas never gets boring. I love meeting new people everyday and…[read more]
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  • Castle Rock, CO
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 53,789
  • The powerful in Castle Rock seem to do nothing to stop the out of control growth. It seems that they actually encourage it. I moved here thinking I was getting a small town with lost of green space, but…[read more]
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  • Pheasant Run, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 5,421
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  • University, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 9.3mi / 15.0km away
  • Population: 17,164
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  • Saddle Rock Golf Club, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 7,038
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  • Meadow Hills, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 10.8mi / 17.4km away
  • Population: 6,085
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  • Golden, CO
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 20,268
  • You would be hard-pressed to find a more scenic place to live than Golden, Colorado. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Golden is an amazing place to live for people of all ages. I love…[read more]
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  • Foxfield, CO
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • Population: 732
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  • Greenwood Village, CO
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.7km away
  • Population: 15,208
  • I experienced an above par lifestyle while living in Greenwood Village Colorado. The city is situated in Arapahoe County. Greenwood Village is a suburb of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Colorado Metropolitan…[read more]
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  • Meadow Wood, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 12.3mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 5,390
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  • Kittredge, CO
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 1,118
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  • Heather Gardens, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 5,227
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  • Washington Park, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 11.1mi / 17.9km away
  • Population: 14,825
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  • Lodo, Denver, CO
  • Neighborhood: 14.5mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 8,519
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  • Aurora Highlands, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 14.2mi / 22.8km away
  • Population: 11,997
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  • Applewood, CO
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 7,976
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  • Indian Hills, CO
  • City: 16.0mi / 25.7km away
  • Population: 1,335
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  • Sable Altura Chambers, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 7,208
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  • Fairmount, CO
  • City: 19.9mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 8,484
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  • Morrison, CO
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 366
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  • West Pleasant View, CO
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 4,078
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  • Park Villas, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 141
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  • Tower Triangle, Aurora, CO
  • Neighborhood: 18.5mi / 29.7km away
  • Population: 3,957

Listed above are the best places to live in Highlands Ranch, CO for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Highlands Ranch, CO, followed by the best places to live near Highlands Ranch, CO, sorted by Livability Score.

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