Greeley, CO

Greeley profile

Living in Greeley

Greeley is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 108,649 people and 30 constituent neighborhoods, Greeley is the 12th largest community in Colorado.

Unlike some cities, Greeley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Greeley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greeley is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Greeley who work in office and administrative support (12.27%), sales jobs (9.72%), and management occupations (8.44%).

The education level of Greeley citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.84% of adults in Greeley have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Greeley in 2018 was $26,222, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,888 for a family of four. However, Greeley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Greeley is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Greeley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greeley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Greeley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 38.58% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Greeley include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Greeley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.