Elizabeth is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,004 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Elizabeth is the 153rd largest community in Colorado.
Elizabeth home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Elizabeth real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Also of interest is that Elizabeth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Elizabeth telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.85% 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.
Elizabeth is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Elizabeth’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Elizabeth is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Elizabeth, the average commute to work is 39.21 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Elizabeth is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Elizabeth is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 37.13% of adults in Elizabeth have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Elizabeth in 2018 was $35,545, which is middle income relative to Colorado, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,180 for a family of four.
The people who call Elizabeth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Elizabeth residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Elizabeth include German, Irish, English, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Elizabeth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.