Elizabeth is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 1,402 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Elizabeth is the 141st 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.
Elizabeth is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Elizabeth is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Elizabeth who work in office and administrative support (13.81%), food service (13.09%), and management occupations (8.49%).
Overall, Elizabeth’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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 32.52 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 percentage of adults in Elizabeth who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.58% of the adults in Elizabeth have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Elizabeth in 2010 was $20,896, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,584 for a family of four. However, Elizabeth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Native American. Elizabeth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.28% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Elizabeth include Irish, English, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Elizabeth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.