Bow Mar is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 921 people and just one neighborhood, Bow Mar is the 163rd largest community in Colorado.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Bow Mar 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 Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Bow Mar is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 97.45% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bow Mar is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bow Mar who work in management occupations (31.02%), sales jobs (12.96%) and office and administrative support (11.11%).
Of important note, Bow Mar is also a town of artists. Bow Mar has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bow Mar’s character.
Also of interest is that Bow Mar 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: 19.00% 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
In addition, Bow Mar is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Bow Mar is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Bow Mar’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.