Lone Tree, CO

map preview
Map Loading GIF Please wait, loading your map...


Lone Tree profile

Living in Lone Tree

Lone Tree is a somewhat small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 14,653 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 92.98% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lone Tree is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lone Tree who work in management occupations (21.48%), sales jobs (15.39%), and business and financial occupations (8.36%).

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.

A relatively large number of people in Lone Tree telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.99% 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.

If knowledge is power, Lone Tree is a pretty powerful place. 70.16% of the adults in Lone Tree 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 Lone Tree in 2010 was $67,428, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $269,712 for a family of four.

Lone Tree is a very 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 German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

In addition, Lone Tree has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (16.22%).

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