Littleton

Highlands Ranch is a beautiful master-planned community that spans more than 22,000 acres in Littleton, Colorado.

Welcome to Highlands Ranch, Littleton

 
A gorgeous suburban neighborhood where you can live your best life
 

Highlands Ranch is a beautiful master-planned community that spans more than 22,000 acres in Littleton, Colorado. The Highlands Ranch community is perfect for family living, with access to Littleton's many parks, green spaces, and family-friendly activities. 

What to Love

  • Four seasons of great weather
  • Gorgeous mountain views
  • Central location
  • Rapid growth in the area

Local Lifestyle

In Highlands Ranch, you can find homes that are spacious, with great green spaces and open fields or forests around them. Many neighborhoods have stunning views that are perfect for sitting out on the back porch and relaxing. Because the community is designed with great biking or walking trails, you can easily walk or bike around some neighborhoods, whether you're looking for a little exercise or headed out with a purpose. Highlands Ranch has gorgeous mountain views and easy access to the mountains. Not only can you enjoy the serene scenery, but you'll also appreciate the opportunity to head out for hiking at your convenience.

Littleton's central location means easy access to the greater Denver Metro, which can be ideal for people who want access to that fast-paced city life and all its amenities while coming home to peace and relaxation on the weekend. 

Life in Colorado means getting to enjoy the best of all four seasons: warm summers that are perfect for heading out to take advantage of the local hiking trails and cold, snowy winters that allow you to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and more. Highlands Ranch offers a fantastic community feel, complete with people who genuinely love living in these areas. Many residents find that they're perfectly positioned to make those great community connections. 

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Littleton offers many luxury dining opportunities, perfect for an evening out with a group of friends or that special someone in your life. Head out to Steakhouse 10, where you'll find great steaks and a chophouse feel, or head to Angelina's Fine Italian Dining for pasta, pizza, and more. If you're in the mood for Asian, Bang Bang Asian Cuisine provides Vietnamese, Thai, and Singaporean options. 

Littleton is also filled with attractions for families and adults alike. At Chatfield State Park, visitors can enjoy a variety of outdoor recreation, complete with biking, camping, or hiking options, as well as the chance to spend time on the water. Littleton Museum takes visitors on a trip through time, allowing them to check out life in the 1860s and 1890s. Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield Farms also provides a fantastic place to get away, walk some scenic trails, or check out bird-watching opportunities.

Things to Do

There are plenty of things to do, either directly in the Highlands Ranch community or in the greater Littleton area. Each week, you can visit the Highlands Ranch Farmers Market for fresh local produce and more. Each year, you'll fall in love with the Colorado Irish Festival and the food and fun it brings to the area. Don't forget to pay a visit to Lone Creek Farms for local food, pumpkins in the fall, and more. You can also head into the greater Denver area for a host of other events and opportunities, including the many festivals and events that often take place in the area.

 

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Overview for Littleton, CO

58,376 people live in Littleton, where the median age is 40.4 and the average individual income is $49,998.03. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

58,376

Total Population

40.4 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$49,998.03

Average individual Income

Around Littleton, CO

There's plenty to do around Littleton, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

12
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
29
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Smokin’ Outlaw Kitchen, Giggleblossom Boutique, and Complete Health Chiropractic.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.41 miles 20 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.63 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.92 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.27 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.38 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.43 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Littleton, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Littleton. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Centennial Academy of Fine Arts Education
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Runyon Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Littleton Prep Charter School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
2/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Rock Solid Chriistian Academyschool
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
John Wesley Powell Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5

Demographics and Employment Data for Littleton, CO

Littleton has 24,991 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Littleton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 58,376 people call Littleton home. The population density is 3,413.45 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

58,376

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.4

Median Age

49.32 / 50.68%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
24,991

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$49,998.03

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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