Strasburg is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,635 people and just one neighborhood, Strasburg is the 111th largest community in Colorado. Strasburg has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Strasburg, where the median household income is $74,018.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Strasburg are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Strasburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Strasburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Strasburg is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Strasburg who work in office and administrative support (19.44%), computer science and math (8.69%) and teaching (7.51%).
Also of interest is that Strasburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Strasburg is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Strasburg really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Strasburg perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Strasburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Strasburg, the average commute to work is 34.52 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Strasburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.