Wheat Ridge Demographics


  • Total Population28,590
  • Male Population(47.3 %) 13,530
  • Female Population(52.7 %) 15,060
  • Median Age41.00
There are currently 28,590 people living in Wheat Ridge. Out of the total population number, 13,530 are men and 15,060 are women. The median age for Wheat Ridge dwellers is 41.00.


  • White Collar12,686
  • Blue Collar2,669
There are currently 12,686 white-collar jobs and 2,669 blue-collar jobs in Wheat Ridge.


  • Total Households13,463
  • Family Households7,004
  • Non-family Households6,459
  • Households With Children2,726
  • Households Without Children10,737
  • Average People Per Household1.92
There are currently 13,463 households in Wheat Ridge. Out of this total, 7,004 are family households, 6,459 are non-family households, 2,726 are households with children and 10,737 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Wheat Ridge is 1.92.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School766
  • Some High School7,368
  • Some College6,484
  • Associate Degree1,685
  • Bachelors Degree5,238
  • Graduate Degree2,881
There are 766 people living in Wheat Ridge without a high school degree, 7,368 people with some high school degree and 6,484 people with a college degree. 1,685 people have an associate degree, 5,238 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 2,881 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married7,885
  • Married11,288
  • Separated416
  • Widowed1,801
  • Divorced3,788
7,885 of the people living in Wheat Ridge have never been married, while 11,288 are married and 416 are separated. A total of 1,801 people are widowed and 3,788 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$66,739
  • Median Household Income$62,674
  • Median Income Under 25$42,289
  • Median Income 25-44$78,380
  • Median Income 45-64$66,754
  • Median Income Over 65$36,649

The average household income for people living in Wheat Ridge is $66,739, while the median household income is $62,674. The median income in Wheat Ridge is $42,289 for those under 25, $78,380 for those aged 25 to 44, $66,754 for those aged 45 to 64, and $36,649 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.