Wheat Ridge is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 31,210, it is the 26th largest city in Colorado and the 1244th largest city in the United States. Wheat Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.30% annually but its population has increased by 3.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 30,166 in 2010. Wheat Ridge reached it's highest population of 32,913 in 2000. Spanning over 10 miles, Wheat Ridge has a population density of 3,341 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wheat Ridge is $76,250 with a poverty rate of 12.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,042 per month, and the median house value is $340,400. The median age in Wheat Ridge is 41.2 years, 40.1 years for males, and 42.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.9 males.