Dacono is a very small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 6,034 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dacono is the 90th largest community in Colorado.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Dacono is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.91% of the Dacono workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Dacono is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dacono who work in maintenance occupations (11.04%), office and administrative support (8.88%), and management occupations (7.26%).
One downside of living in Dacono, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.93 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Dacono overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Dacono, 21.04% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Dacono in 2018 was $26,855, which is middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,420 for a family of four. However, Dacono contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Dacono is an extremely 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 32.58% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dacono include German, Irish, European, English, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Dacono is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.