Walsenburg is a very small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,896 people and just one neighborhood, Walsenburg is the 100th largest community in Colorado. Walsenburg has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Walsenburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Walsenburg is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walsenburg who work in office and administrative support (10.21%), maintenance occupations (9.98%) and teaching (9.15%).
Setting & Lifestyle
For a small city, Walsenburg has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Walsenburg exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.