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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 16.63% 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.
In addition, Castle Pines North 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.
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 ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Even though Castle Pines North is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the subway for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
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 71.75% 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 $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.