Douglas County is located in central Colorado. The County Seat is Castle Rock and the largest city is Highlands Ranch. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.douglas.co.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 314,638 and the 2010 census population was 285,465. The land area is 840.25 square miles and there are 339.7 persons per square mile.
91.6% of the population is White, 1.4% is Black or African American, 8.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 4.1% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.4% is two or more races. 97.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 55.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $335,600, there are 103,780 households, an average of 2.82 persons per household. The per capita income is $43,634, the median household income is $101,591, and 3.9% of the persons in Douglas County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 32,992. Retail sales (in $1000) were $3,765,450, and sales per capita were $13,846. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 27.7%.
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