Windsor is a medium-sized town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 30,477 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Windsor is the 30th largest community in Colorado. Windsor 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 Windsor, where the median household income is $99,732.00.
Housing costs in Windsor 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.
Unlike some towns, Windsor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Windsor are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windsor is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windsor who work in management occupations (15.64%), office and administrative support (11.35%), and sales jobs (11.21%).
Also of interest is that Windsor has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Windsor telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.89% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Windsor is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Windsor’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Windsor is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.02% of adults in Windsor have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Windsor in 2018 was $43,965, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $175,860 for a family of four.
Windsor is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Windsor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windsor residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Windsor include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Windsor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.