Dacono is a very small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 4,792 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dacono is the 90th largest community in Colorado.
Dacono is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dacono is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Dacono who work in office and administrative support (14.01%), sales jobs (12.24%), and maintenance occupations (7.98%).
Also of interest is that Dacono has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Dacono’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Dacono has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Dacono a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Dacono is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Dacono, the average commute to work is 32.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Dacono does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Dacono is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.19% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Dacono in 2010 was $24,187, which is middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,748 for a family of four. However, Dacono contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Dacono is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dacono home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dacono residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Dacono also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.12% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dacono include Irish, English, Swedish, and Dutch.
Dacono also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.48%.
The most common language spoken in Dacono is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.