Craig is a somewhat small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 8,844 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Craig is the 49th largest community in Colorado.
Craig is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Craig is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Craig who work in office and administrative support (15.95%), sales jobs (12.19%), and food service (7.89%).
The citizens of Craig are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.64% of adults in Craig have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Craig in 2010 was $23,211, which is middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,844 for a family of four. However, Craig contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Craig is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Craig home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Craig residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Craig also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.49% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Craig include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Craig is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Navajo.