Silverado is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,659 people and just one neighborhood, Silverado is the 661st largest community in California. Silverado has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Silverado are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Silverado is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Silverado is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Silverado who work in management occupations (18.73%), office and administrative support (10.44%) and business and financial occupations (8.50%).
Also of interest is that Silverado has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.24% 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Silverado has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Silverado a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Silverado, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.35 minutes every day commuting to work.
Silverado 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.