Ordway is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 1,059 people and just one neighborhood, Ordway is the 151st largest community in Colorado. Much of the housing stock in Ordway was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Ordway is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.57% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ordway is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ordway who work in healthcare suport services (15.14%), office and administrative support (14.59%) and sales jobs (11.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Ordway’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Ordway spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.21 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, Ordway doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.