Lone Tree, CO


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Living in Lone Tree

Lone Tree is a somewhat small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 13,175 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lone Tree is the 45th largest community in Colorado.

Lone Tree home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Lone Tree real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Lone Tree is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.86% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lone Tree is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lone Tree who work in management occupations (22.49%), sales jobs (19.52%), and office and administrative support (10.20%).

Also of interest is that Lone Tree has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.68% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Lone Tree, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Lone Tree is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 65.19% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Lone Tree in 2010 was $58,941, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $235,764 for a family of four.

Lone Tree is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lone Tree home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lone Tree residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lone Tree include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.

In addition, Lone Tree has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.06%).

The most common language spoken in Lone Tree is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.