Yuma is a very small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 3,606 people and just one neighborhood, Yuma is the 96th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Yuma is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.59% of the Yuma workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Yuma is a city of sales and office workers, farmers, fishers, or foresters and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Yuma who work in farm management occupations (21.12%), office and administrative support (16.84%) and sales jobs (8.45%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Yuma is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 14.77 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Yuma doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.