Minturn is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 1,035 people and just one neighborhood, Minturn is the 153rd largest community in Colorado. Minturn has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Minturn home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Minturn real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Minturn is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Minturn is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Minturn who work in food service (13.39%), sales jobs (12.25%) and office and administrative support (9.69%).
Of important note, Minturn is also a town of artists. Minturn has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Minturn’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Minturn spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.89 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
In Minturn, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Minturn is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.