Crownpoint is a very small town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 2,362 people and just one neighborhood, Crownpoint is the 58th largest community in New Mexico.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Crownpoint isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Crownpoint are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Crownpoint is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crownpoint who work in teaching (15.32%), healthcare (13.65%) and personal care services (11.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Crownpoint is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Crownpoint enrolled in college, Crownpoint has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
One of the benefits of Crownpoint is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.49 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small town, Crownpoint doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.