The City of Cherry Hills Village is a Home Rule Municipality located in Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States. Cherry Hills Village is a part of the Denver–Aurora–Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city population was 5987 at the 2010 United States Census. It is one of the most affluent places in Colorado and the United States. The city hosted two PGA Championships (1941 and 1985) and the 2005 U.S. Women's Open at the Cherry Hills Country Club. The community was named for a grove of cherry trees near the original town site. On April 16, 2019, the city council voted to rename the 111-year old Swastika Acres subdivision as "Old Cherry Hills".


Cherry Hills Village is located at (39.637437, -104.947452). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of , of which is land and , or 1.14%, is water.


*St. Mary's Academy, an all-girls' high school, which counts former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice among its alumni *Kent Denver School, which counts former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright among its alumni *Cherry Hills Village Elementary School, One of the many elementary schools that is a part of the Cherry Creek School District


As of the census of 2000, there were 5,958 people, 1,980 households, and 1,766 families residing in the city. The population density was 958.6 people per square mile (369.8/km2). There were 2,023 housing units at an average density of 325.5 per square mile (125.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 96.06% White, 0.64% African American, 0.15% Native American, 1.51% Asian, 0.57% from other races, and 1.07% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.88% of the population. There were 1,980 households, out of which 45.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 84.0% were married couples living together, 3.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 10.8% were non-families. 9.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 5.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.20. In the city, the population was spread out, with 31.4% under the age of 18, 3.9% from 18 to 24, 17.1% from 25 to 44, 35.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.8 males. The median income for a household in the city was $190,805, and the median income for a family was $200,001. Males had a median income of $100,000+ versus $49,891 for females. The per-capita income for the city was $99,996. About 1.7% of families and 2.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.5% of those under age 18 and 1.5% of those age 65 or over. *Median resident age: 43.8 years *Median household income: $232,492 (year 2000)
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*Median house value: $1,193,000 (year 2005

*Average Price per Square Foot: $369 (October 2017) Educational Background for population 25 years and over in Cherry Hills Village: * High school or higher: 97.8% * Bachelor's degree or higher: 75.2% * Graduate or professional degree: 37.5% Marital Status for population 15 years and over in Cherry Hills Village: * Never married: 19.2% * Now married: 74.9% * Separated: 0.1% * Widowed: 2.7% * Divorced: 3.1%

Notable people

Notable individuals who were born in or have lived in Cherry Hills Village include: * Merle Chambers (1946- ), lawyer, business executive, and philanthropist * Peter H. Dominick (1915-1981), U.S. Senator from Colorado * David Duval (1971- ), golfer * John Elway (1960-), NFL quarterback/executive * Peyton Manning (1976- ), NFL quarterback * Ethel Merman (1908-1984), American entertainer * Joe Sakic (1969-), former National Hockey League (NHL) player, current NHL executive * Mike Shanahan (1952-), National Football League (NFL) coachhttp://www.denverpost.com/2016/07/13/mike-shanahans-home-on-sale/

See also

*Outline of Colorado **Index of Colorado-related articles *State of Colorado **Colorado cities and towns ***Colorado municipalities **Colorado counties ***Arapahoe County, Colorado **Colorado metropolitan areas ***Front Range Urban Corridor ***North Central Colorado Urban Area ***Denver-Aurora-Boulder, CO Combined Statistical Area ***Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area


External links

City of Cherry Hills Village official websiteCDOT map of the City of Cherry Hills Village
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