Parachute is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 1,098 people and just one neighborhood, Parachute is the 150th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Parachute is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.50% of the Parachute workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Parachute is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parachute who work in sales jobs (23.63%), management occupations (9.28%) and maintenance occupations (8.44%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small town, Parachute does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.