Collbran is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 706 people and just one neighborhood, Collbran is the 175th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Collbran isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Collbran are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Collbran is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Collbran who work in sales jobs (15.49%), personal care services (13.13%) and food service (9.76%).
A relatively large number of people in Collbran telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 15.81% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle