Loveland is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 78,877 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Loveland is the 14th largest community in Colorado.
Housing costs in Loveland are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Colorado.
Loveland is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Loveland is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Loveland who work in office and administrative support (11.77%), management occupations (10.39%), and sales jobs (9.99%).
Also of interest is that Loveland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.33% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
The population of Loveland is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.74% of adults in Loveland have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Loveland in 2018 was $35,012, which is upper middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $140,048 for a family of four. However, Loveland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Loveland is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Loveland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Loveland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Loveland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.34% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Loveland include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Loveland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.