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Federal Heights is a city in Adams County, in the Denver-Aurora metro area.
The community was named for its location on Federal Boulevard
The latitude of Federal Heights is 39.851N. The longitude is -104.998W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 5,292 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,850.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Federal Heights demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Adams County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Denver area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 80260 ZIP code.
15% of Federal Heights residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Federal Heights ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Federal Heights was $16,801, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Federal Heights residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Federal Heights, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $643. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,173.
Adams County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Federal Heights political report.
The average commute time for Federal Heights workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Federal Heights between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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