Coleville is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 497 people and just one neighborhood, Coleville is the 742nd largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Coleville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 100.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Coleville is a town of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coleville who work in the sciences (53.91%), management occupations (19.14%) and teaching (7.81%).
Coleville is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Coleville, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Coleville has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 62.41% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Coleville is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
For a small town, there is also a high proportion of single, often educated, people living in Coleville. This is not typical for smaller communities in America, and adds a feeling of vibrancy to Coleville.
As is often the case in a small town, Coleville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.