Wheat Ridge SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

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Wheat Ridge, Colorado Info Snack

Wheat Ridge is a Home Rule Municipality located in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Wheat Ridge is a western suburb of Denver. The Wheat Ridge Municipal Center is approximately 5 miles (8 km) west-northwest of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver. The city had a population of 30,166 as of the 2010 Census.
Population
31,044
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
12.1%
Median Home
$278,700
Median Income
$49,340
Median Rent
$901

Rankings for Wheat Ridge in Colorado

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Map Of Wheat Ridge, CO

Population over time in Wheat Ridge

Year Population % Change
2016 31,044 0.6%
2015 30,863 0.7%
2014 30,655 0.5%
2013 30,489 0.4%
2012 30,366 0.0%
2011 30,365 -0.0%
2010 30,379 -

Crime in Wheat Ridge Per 100k

Crime Wheat Ridge CO USA
Violent Crime 424.5 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 44.4 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 285.1 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 4881.7 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 484.7 406.9 430.4
Larceny 3500.5 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 896.5 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Wheat Ridge

White
73.8% (22,905)
African American
0.5% (165)
American Indian
0.4% (139)
Asian
1.4% (438)
Hawaiian
0.0% (13)
Other
0.1% (27)
Two Or More
1.6% (490)
Hispanic
22.1% (6,867)
Race Wheat Ridge CO USA
White 73.8% 69.0% 60.6%
African American 0.5% 3.9% 10.4%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 2.9% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.3% 2.5%
Hispanic 22.1% 21.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Wheat Ridge, Colorado

Less than $10,000
5.8% (1,800)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (1,086)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (3,539)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (3,383)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.1% (5,929)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (5,401)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (3,725)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (3,601)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (1,428)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (1,148)
Income Wheat Ridge CO USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 5.6% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 8.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 9.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.1% 12.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 18.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 13.5% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 15.4% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 6.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 6.3% 5.7%

Gender in Wheat Ridge

Female
53.4% (16,569)
Male
46.6% (14,474)
Gender Wheat Ridge CO USA
Female 53.4% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wheat Ridge for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.2% (1,005)
9-12th Grade
7.1% (2,215)
High School / GED
25.9% (8,032)
Some College
23.3% (7,226)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (2,271)
Bachelor's Degree
20.9% (6,474)
Master's Degree
9.7% (3,017)
Professional Degree
1.8% (554)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (245)
Education Wheat Ridge CO USA
< 9th Grade 3.2% 3.7% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 7.1% 5.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 25.9% 21.7% 27.5%
Some College 23.3% 22.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 8.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 20.9% 24.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.7% 10.5% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.8% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.6% 1.3%

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