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. Castle Pines North has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Castle Pines North, where the median household income is $158,672.00.
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 92.57% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Castle Pines North is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Castle Pines North who work in management occupations (24.64%), sales jobs (16.01%), and business and financial occupations (13.46%).
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: 17.93% 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.
Because of many things, Castle Pines North is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Castle Pines North a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Castle Pines North has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Castle Pines North’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Castle Pines North, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Castle Pines North is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 70.96% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Castle Pines North in 2010 was $72,672, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $290,688 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 German, English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Castle Pines North is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.