Wheat Ridge is located in the middle of Denver, Golden, Arvada and Lakewood, and offering residents the best benefits of all these fantastic communities. Because of its prime location, many residents of Wheat Ridge find commuting for work to be simple and rewarding although there are definitely plenty of opportunities for employment in the community as well. Primarily a residential community nestled on rolling hills, Wheat Ridge, Colorado is home to gorgeous views, numerous parks, four lakes, hundreds of acres of greenbelts and open spaces, and several well travels multi-use trail systems. Within the 9.5 square miles that makes up the City of Wheat Ridge, you will find tons of affordable housing options including condos, townhomes, and single family homes. In fact the community is dedicated to making this a place for the future and has several programs currently in the works that are being used to identifying “new market-rate housing locations.”
At an elevation of
feet sits the city of Wheat Ridge, Colorado. The approximate population of Wheat Ridge is
residents. There are currently
79 properties for sale in Wheat Ridge, CO.
Wheat Ridge residents have a median household income of
; compared to the surrounding county’s median household income of
, and the national median household income of
The median age for residents of Wheat Ridge is 42.5 years.
Wheat Ridge is
less family-centric than the surrounding county. In Wheat Ridge, 23.29% of households contain married families with children; compared to 31.18% in the surrounding county.
Wheat Ridge has
fewer single residents than the national average, with 9.74% compared to the national average of communities with 9.95% of single residents.
Wheat Ridge Weather
The average high temperature in July for Wheat Ridge is 88 degrees. The average low temperature for Wheat Ridge in January is 16.4 degrees. Wheat Ridge sees an average rainfall of approximately 18.2 inches per year, and a snow accumulation of 81 inches per year. There are an average of 247 days of sunlight each year in Wheat Ridge; compared to an average of 253 days across the state, and 205 days across the nation.