Greenwood Village is a somewhat small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 15,749 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Greenwood Village is the 37th largest community in Colorado.
Greenwood Village home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Greenwood Village real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Greenwood Village is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.44% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Greenwood Village is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenwood Village who work in management occupations (21.23%), sales jobs (16.11%), and business and financial occupations (9.45%).
Also of interest is that Greenwood Village 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 Greenwood Village telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 12.31% 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.
Even though Greenwood Village is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the subway for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
If knowledge is power, Greenwood Village is a pretty powerful place. 76.12% of the adults in Greenwood Village have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Greenwood Village in 2010 was $82,519, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $330,076 for a family of four.
Greenwood Village is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Greenwood Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenwood Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Greenwood Village include English, Irish, Italian, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Greenwood Village is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Spanish.