Platteville is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,608 people and just one neighborhood, Platteville is the 108th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Platteville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.25% of the Platteville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Platteville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Platteville who work in office and administrative support (12.18%), maintenance occupations (8.22%) and business and financial occupations (7.21%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Platteville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.92 minutes every day commuting to work.