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 $143,480.00.
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 91.74% 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 (28.15%), sales jobs (16.50%), and business and financial occupations (9.06%).
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.12% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
If knowledge is power, Castle Pines North is a pretty powerful place. 65.72% of the adults in Castle Pines North have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Castle Pines North in 2010 was $63,391, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $253,564 for a family of four.
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 Japanese.