A Place to LIVE

Our mild and sunny climate averages 12.6 inches of precipitation, just over 53 inches of snowfall, and more than 300 fabulous blue-sky days per year – that’s more than San Diego or Miami Beach!

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Encompassing 9.5 square miles, Wheat Ridge is home to more than 31,000 citizens living in 14,000 households.   The City is a part of the Jefferson County School System, which is nationally recognized for having the highest equivalency test scores in the nation for grades one through twelve.   Within the Jefferson County System, Wheat Ridge has one high school, two middle schools, six elementary schools, and six private schools.