Cotopaxi is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 47 people and just one neighborhood, Cotopaxi is the 230th largest community in Colorado. Much of the housing stock in Cotopaxi was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Cotopaxi is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 0.00% of the Cotopaxi workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Cotopaxi is a town of managers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cotopaxi who work in business and financial occupations (0.00%), management occupations (0.00%) and farm management occupations (0.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Cotopaxi’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Cotopaxi has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Cotopaxi has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cotopaxi than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cotopaxi may be for you.
One of the benefits of Cotopaxi is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 0.00 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small town, Cotopaxi does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.