Wheat Ridge Real Estate Market Overview

Could Wheat Ridge, CO be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Wheat Ridge. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Wheat Ridge such... as Edgewater and Lakewood. When you’re ready, Trulia has 63 resale and new homes in Wheat Ridge lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$385,000

Median Sales Price

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$297

Price Per Sqft

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$1,750

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Wheat Ridge show a 8% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -5% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Wheat Ridge for May 24 to Aug 23 was $385,000 based on 87 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Wheat Ridge was $297, an increase of 16% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Wheat Ridge for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,750.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Wheat Ridge can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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225

Counts of Theft

40

Counts of Assault

36

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Wheat Ridge

There are 37 schools in Wheat Ridge.

Elementary Schools
8

Maple Grove Elementary School

Public, K-6

8

Fairmount Elementary School

Public, K-6

7

Prospect Valley Elementary School

Public, K-6

Middle Schools
8

Drake Junior High School

Public, 7-8

4

Mountain Phoenix Community School

Charter, PK-8

3

Everitt Middle School

Public, 7-8

High Schools
7

Golden High School

Public, 9-12

6

Arvada West High School

Public, 9-12

5

Wheat Ridge High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Wheat Ridge by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
40%
Single residents
Home owners
58%
Home owners
Median age
43
Median age
Household income
$48,092
Median household income
College educated
37%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Wheat Ridge commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
93% commute by car
0% commute by bike
3% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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