LIVING IN COLORADO SPRINGS
Colorado Springs is a large city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 472,688 people and 115 constituent neighborhoods, Colorado Springs is the second largest community in Colorado.
Colorado Springs is a blue-collar town, with 0.00% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Colorado Springs is a city of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Colorado Springs who work in office and administrative support (0.00%), sales jobs (0.00%), and personal care services (0.00%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Colorado Springs, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
One important feature of Colorado Springs is that it is one of the most car-oriented large cities in the country. In fact, 83.73% of people commute to and from work every day by private automobile, eschewing alternative forms of transportation, which are not widely available in Colorado Springs anyway. So, if you like to drive, Colorado Springs is the city for you! The landscape around Colorado Springs reflects this: wide streets, parking lots, plenty of highways, malls, and shopping centers are what you’ll find.
The population of Colorado Springs is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.43% of adults in Colorado Springs have a bachelor’s degree or even advanced degree.