Highlands Ranch

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Highlands Ranch is one of the largest master-planned communities in the United States, containing approximately 22,000 acres. This community has four recreation centers that are for resident use fees are included in your HOA payments. These state-of-the-art recreational centers have over 329,000 square feet of work out facilities, meeting rooms, event and classroom space, running tracks, basketball and sports courts, and indoor/outdoor pools, all for use by its members. New indoor turf fields are also available to residents and their guests.


Highlands Ranch has an extensive path and trail system for walking and biking. When it’s time for a day out shopping or eating out, Highlands Ranch provides all the top name retailers including Whole Foods, Michaels, the Tattered Cover and so many more.


Highlands Ranch is home of HRA Swimming, Highlands Ranch’s competitive year round swim club for kids elementary through high school.


The Highlands Ranch mansion was built in the late 1800’s and was originally a cattle ranch. The mansion changed hands a few times until the Highlands Ranch Metro district bought it and restored it. Now, it is open for tours. This master-planned community founded in 1981 and is located 12 miles south of Denver in Douglas County and offers a wonderful quality of life and opportunities for an active lifestyle.



  • Highlands Ranch ranked 21st in 2011 Best Place to Live – CNN Money Magazine
  • Highlands Ranch named #20 in Best Places to Live – Forbes
  • Highlands Ranch named One of Best Town to Raise Kids – Business Week
  • Douglas County Ranks 4th in Where the Jobs Are Growth - CNN Money
  • Colorado Ranks 5th in America’s Top States for Business - CNBC
  • Douglas County School District named #1 in Denver Metro Area – Schooldigger.com 2009



  • Population: 96,317
  • Trade Area Population: 126,000
  • Median Age: 36.3
  • Median Household Income: $100,513
  • Number of Households: 24,544
  • Median Home Value: $370,644