Silverton is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 655 people and just one neighborhood, Silverton is the 182nd largest community in Colorado. Silverton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Silverton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Silverton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Silverton is a town of construction workers and builders, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Silverton who work in management occupations (21.07%), sales jobs (16.02%) and food service (7.72%).
Also of interest is that Silverton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.14 minutes getting to work every day.