Meeker is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,429 people and just one neighborhood, Meeker is the 109th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Meeker is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.91% of the Meeker workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Meeker is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Meeker who work in office and administrative support (13.35%), management occupations (11.94%) and food service (8.27%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.02 minutes getting to work every day.