Highlands Ranch demographics profile

StatisticHighlands RanchColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)4,3925691
Median age38.036.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1857%45%43%
Speak English89%83%79%
Speak Spanish3%12%13%
Highlands Ranch, CO has a population of 106,596 and is the 280th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,392 per sq mi which is 7743% higher than the Colorado average and 4748% higher than the national average. The median age in Highlands Ranch is 38 which is approximately 4% higher than the Colorado average of 36. In Highlands Ranch, 69% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 89% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 37% of Highlands Ranch residents were born in Colorado, 53% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Highlands Ranch is 7743% higher than Colorado.
  • The median age in Highlands Ranch is 4% higher than Colorado.
  • In Highlands Ranch 88.77% of the population is White.
  • In Highlands Ranch 0.80% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Highlands Ranch 6.39% of the population is Asian.

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Highlands Ranch population breakdown by race

RaceHighlands RanchColoradoNational
Black or African American0.80%4.09%12.63%
American Indian0.22%0.94%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.04%0.14%0.18%
Mixed race2.63%3.43%3.06%
Other race1.15%4.18%4.75%
In Highlands Ranch, 8.0% 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.

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