Westcliffe is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 572 people and just one neighborhood, Westcliffe is the 189th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Westcliffe is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Westcliffe is a town of managers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westcliffe who work in management occupations (20.36%), office and administrative support (17.37%) and food service (14.97%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 15.43% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small town, Westcliffe doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.