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Ames, IA vs Highlands Ranch, CO

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Highlights
- Highlands Ranch is 0% more densely populated than Ames.
- People are 99.3% more likely to be married in Highlands Ranch.
- The Median Age is 15.3 years older in Highlands Ranch.


People
 Ames, IAHighlands Ranch, COUnited States
 65,005105,264321,004,407
 46.7%50.4%50.8%
 53.3%49.6%49.2%
 23.138.437.8
 space3
 57,34395,100308,745,538
 50,73170,931285,036,114
 47,19810,181251,960,433
 28.1%48.4%12.6%
 37.7%933.9%27.4%
 space4
 2,368.34,337.790.9
 27.424.33,531,905.4
 0.20.0264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Ames, IAHighlands Ranch, COUnited States
 3.8%5.9%6.2%
 3.4%8.7%6.4%
 3.0%9.0%6.5%
 1.7%5.6%3.9%
 23.2%2.9%4.1%
 20.5%3.4%5.6%
 13.5%9.5%13.7%
 7.7%16.5%12.7%
 6.8%17.5%13.4%
 3.4%6.4%6.7%
 3.5%4.9%6.0%
 5.0%6.0%8.6%
 3.2%2.6%4.4%
 1.1%1.1%1.9%
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 Race
 Ames, IAHighlands Ranch, COUnited States
 80.2%81.6%61.5%
 2.6%0.9%12.3%
 10.2%6.5%5.3%
 0.2%0.2%0.7%
 0.0%0.0%0.2%
 0.0%0.2%0.2%
 3.2%2.3%2.3%
 3.5%8.2%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Ames, IAHighlands Ranch, COUnited States
 32.9%65.6%50.2%
     32.4%64.9%48.2%
     0.5%0.7%2.0%
 67.1%34.4%49.8%
     60.6%22.4%33.1%
     4.4%9.3%10.9%
     2.1%2.8%5.8%
 space5
 2.212.842.63
 25,12337,079118,825,921
 10,42329,55378,298,703
     34.6%47.8%31.1%
     51.6%37.9%42.3%
 14,7007,52640,527,218
     8.7%9.4%16.3%
     5.1%5.0%10.3%

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Reviews for Ames    12 Reviews
From California to Iowa - 9/30/2012
Hello, I am in San Jose Ca, but am seriously thinking of moving somewhere much slower for a better quality of living. I've just turned 59, so I'm kinda preparing for... Read More

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Good and Bad - 2/5/2012
Like every other city Ames has both good and bad points. The good points are: low cost of living, very friendly people, lots of outdoor activities and quite a few events... Read More

Cost of Living in Ames, Iowa - 12/18/2010
Ames enjoys a high quality of life at a very affordable cost, substantially lower than many other communities. The presence of Iowa State University, a large (28,000... Read More

Reviews for Highlands Ranch    19 Reviews
If you're single AVOID AVOID AVOID - 6/28/2018
Worked in the DTC and HR was an easy commute. The people are yuppy- scum-snobs, who do not thank you for holding the door open for their 3+ children, noses held high in... Read More

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Affluent Community - 12/10/2014
When we moved here from Denver, about 2.5 yrs ago, I did note the affluence, lack of diversity (compared to Denver) and seeming Stepford Wives phenomenon. It is all... Read More

Highlands Ranch from a Resident's Viewpoint - 7/23/2014
Cannot not believe all of the negative comments from people who are not residents. We have been here about 18 months. It is a planned community that is about 35 years... Read More

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ZIPS IN AMES, IOWA
50010 50014 50012 50011
ZIPS IN HIGHLANDS RANCH, COLORADO
80126 80129 80130

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