Castle Pines North is a somewhat small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 10,360 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Castle Pines North is the 43rd largest community in Colorado. Much of the housing stock in Castle Pines North was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Castle Pines North economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Castle Pines North, where the median household income is $150,116.00.
Castle Pines North home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Castle Pines North real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Castle Pines North is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Castle Pines North is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Castle Pines North who work in management occupations (25.28%), sales jobs (16.05%), and business and financial occupations (11.64%).
Also of interest is that Castle Pines North has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Castle Pines North telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 16.63% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
In addition, Castle Pines North is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Castle Pines North is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Castle Pines North really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Castle Pines North perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Castle Pines North. 71.75% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Castle Pines North in 2010 was $73,488, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $293,952 for a family of four.
Castle Pines North is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Castle Pines North home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Castle Pines North residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Castle Pines North include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Castle Pines North is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Persian.