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Overview

Introduction to Cherry Hills Village, Colorado

Located in Arapahoe county, Cherry Hills Village, Colorado, is 6 miles S of Denver, Colorado.

Cherry Hills Village History

The city of Cherry Hills Village is a municipality situated in the county of Arapahoe. It was officially incorporated, with the consent of its residents, in 1945. Cherry Hills Village covers an area of 6.2 square miles. It hosted the PGA Championships and the U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship in 2005. The famous Arnold Palmer iced tea drink is said to have been created the Cherry Hills Country Club. Worth magazine has ranked the city number 50th among the 250 richest towns in the United States.

Cherry Hills Village and nearby Attractions

  • Denver Botanic Gardens
  • Colorado History Museum
  • Cheesman Park
  • Colorado State Capitol
  • Ald-Castlewood Public Library

Things To Do In Cherry Hills Village

Cherry Hills Village offers a variety of recreational opportunities. There are many museums that are located in and around the city such as the Byers-Evans House, the Colorado History Museum, and many others. The area has numerous parks including the Denver Botanic Gardens, the Denver Zoo, and the Lakeside Amusement Park.

Cherry Hills Village Transportation

The closest airport to the city is the Denver International Airport.

Cherry Hills Village Higher Education

There are many colleges in the area, including Arapahoe Community College, Community College of Denver, Denver Seminary, and many others.

Demographics

People

Total Population6,414
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens18.7%
Employed Population 16+2,584
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married76.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher80.7%
Median Earnings25+$121,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$250
% Above Poverty Level97.5%
% Below Poverty Level2.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home17%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone11.3%
Median Gross Rent$2,269
Median House Value$1,239,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.4%
Irish17.9%
English14.3%
Swedish4.1%
French Except Basque4%
Italian3.9%
Polish3.8%
Scottish3.7%
Dutch3%
Russian2.2%
Norwegian1.8%
Czech1.4%
Ukrainian1.1%
Welsh0.7%
Danishn0.7%
West Indian0.6%
Greek0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Hungarian0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Arab0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Finnish0.4%
Iranian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Jamaican0.3%
Australian0.2%
Haitian0.2%
German0.2%
Bermudan0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Luxemburger0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Israeli0.1%
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Cherry Hills Village Almanac

CategoryValue
County Arapahoe County
Standard Zip Codes80113, 80110, 80111, 80121
Phone Area Codes303
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude39.64
Approximate Longitude-104.96

Cherry Hills Village Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCHERRY CREEK DAM
Distance6.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 45 F
Apr Temp31 to 62 F
Jul Temp55 to 90 F
Oct Temp34 to 68 F
Annual Precip18.2 inches
StationWHEAT RIDGE 2
Distance10.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 47 F
Apr Temp32 to 62 F
Jul Temp55 to 88 F
Oct Temp33 to 68 F
Annual Precip18.1 inches
StationLAKEWOOD
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp13 to 44 F
Apr Temp30 to 59 F
Jul Temp55 to 86 F
Oct Temp32 to 65 F
Annual Precip17 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bow Mar1,047$206,750
Englewood32,523$58,843
Glendale4,905$36,006
Greenwood Village15,208$161,279
Littleton45,072$90,180
Sheridan5,965$47,045

Cherry Hills Village Public Schools

Cherry Hills Village Elementary School
2400 East Quincy Avenue
ZIP: 80110
Primary
Total Enrollment 581
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