Amado is a tiny town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 292 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Amado is the 148th largest community in Arizona.
Amado real estate is some of the most expensive in Arizona, although Amado house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
When you are in Amado, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 44.68% of Amado’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Amado is a town of service providers, construction workers and builders, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Amado who work in personal care services (28.72%), farm management occupations (20.21%), and management occupations (19.15%).
The overall crime rate in Amado is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Amado is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Amado is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.22 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Amado is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Amado, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 1.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Amado is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Amado are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.46% of adults in Amado have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Amado in 2010 was $38,239, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,956 for a family of four. However, Amado contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Amado home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Amado residents report their race to be White. Amado also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 51.20% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Amado include English, Italian, Yugoslavian, and Other West Indian.
The most common language spoken in Amado is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.