Merino is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 282 people and just one neighborhood, Merino is the 214th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Merino, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.35% of Merino’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Merino is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Merino who work in sales jobs (21.15%), healthcare (5.77%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (5.77%).
Of important note, Merino is also a town of artists. Merino has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Merino’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small town, Merino doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.