Highlands Ranch, Colorado Population 2020

Highlands Ranch, Colorado's estimated population is according to the most recent United States census estimates. Highlands Ranch, Colorado is the -th largest city in Colorado based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 0.00 people/mi² (0.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.4 years, 38.4 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.1 males.

The median income for households in Highlands Ranch, Colorado is $, while the mean household income is $.

Highlands Ranch Co Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Highlands Ranch Co was:

  • White: 88.42%
  • Asian: 6.06%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Other race: 1.19%
  • Black or African American: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White92,96788.42%
Asian6,3716.06%
Two or More Races2,9992.85%
Some Other Race1,2511.19%
Black or African American1,0881.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native3960.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander750.07%

Highlands Ranch Co Population Pyramid 2020

Highlands Ranch Co Median Age

39.4


Total

38.4


Male

40.2


Female

Highlands Ranch Co Adults

There are 75,842 adults, (10,983 of whom are seniors) in Highlands Ranch Co.

Highlands Ranch Co Age Dependency

62.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Highlands Ranch Co Sex Ratio

Female

53,076

50.48%

Male

52,071

49.52%

Highlands Ranch Co Households and Families

Highlands Ranch Co Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Highlands Ranch Co Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All80%20%
Male68.5%31.5%
Female67.1%32.9%
Non Family62.8%37.2%

80.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All37,3402.8280
Married25,4043.2887.3
Non Family7,8521.262.8
Female2,7142.9467.1
Male1,3703.1568.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Highlands Ranch Co Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4170.61%
9th to 12th Grade6110.89%
High School Graduate6,97510.18%
Some College11,37616.60%
Associates Degree5,0157.32%
Bachelors Degree28,19141.15%
Graduate Degree15,92823.25%

Highlands Ranch Co Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57,49556,88937,795
Hispanic4,8434,7312,187
Asian4,3044,0983,216
Multiple Races1,0731,020502
Other Race876860292
Black794757403
Native American279266122
Islander423017

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.72%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$69,662$91,456$49,799
Less Than High School$30,841$36,000$21,444
High School Grad$42,150$49,241$35,305
Some College$52,608$65,907$37,910
Bachelors Degree$78,928$105,098$52,490
Graduate Degree$89,947$109,471$68,173

$69,662

Average Earnings

$91,456

Average Male

$49,799

Average Female

Highlands Ranch Co Language

Highlands Ranch Co Language by Age

Highlands Ranch Co Language

90.07% of Highlands Ranch Co residents speak only English, while 9.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.57% of the population.

Highlands Ranch Co Poverty

Highlands Ranch Co Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White86,2122,7083.14%
Asian6,3633866.07%
Hispanic8,4072352.80%
Multiple2,9892016.72%
Black1,0881079.83%

3.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.15%

Male Poverty Rate

3.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Highlands Ranch Co

The race most likely to be in poverty in Highlands Ranch Co is Black, with 9.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Highlands Ranch Co is Hispanic, with 2.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School7.78%
High School4.46%
Some College3.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.73%
Female Unemployed4.50%
Female Employed2.18%
Male Employed1.77%

Highlands Ranch Co Income

Highlands Ranch Co Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$120,404$145,342
Families$134,873$160,589
Married Families$143,960-
Non Families$64,433$80,959

Highlands Ranch Co Marital Status

Highlands Ranch Co Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.9%

Male Marriage Rate

62.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Highlands Ranch Co Married by Age and Sex

Highlands Ranch Co Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Highlands Ranch Co Marital Status by Race

Highlands Ranch Co Veterans

5,187

Number of Veterans

4,760

Male Veterans

427

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,482
Vietnam1,474
Second Gulf War1,022
Korea442
World War II172

Highlands Ranch Co Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,7036.98%
Hispanic2083.71%
Black19921.99%
2 or More875.67%
Other879.18%
Asian711.50%
Indian237.90%
Hawaiian1730.36%

Highlands Ranch Co Veterans by Education

1.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Highlands Ranch Co Employment Status

73.2%

Labor Force Participation

70.9%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Highlands Ranch Co Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

36.18%

Born in Colorado

91.19%

Native Born

8.81%

Foreign Born

3.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.19% of Highlands Ranch Co residents were born in the United States, with 36.18% having been born in Colorado. 3.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.