Ault - Pierce is a somewhat small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 6,458 people and just one neighborhood, Ault - Pierce is the 83rd largest community in Colorado.
Housing costs in Ault - Pierce 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.
When you are in Ault - Pierce, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.08% of Ault - Pierce’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ault - Pierce is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ault - Pierce who work in management occupations (11.06%), sales jobs (10.74%), and office and administrative support (9.60%).
A relatively large number of people in Ault - Pierce telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.43% 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.
Ault - Pierce is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Ault - Pierce is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.89% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ault - Pierce in 2018 was $34,582, which is middle income relative to Colorado, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,328 for a family of four. However, Ault - Pierce contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ault - Pierce is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ault - Pierce home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ault - Pierce residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ault - Pierce also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.57% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ault - Pierce include German, Irish, English, European, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Ault - Pierce is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.
It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 4.9% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 96.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Significantly, 1.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Ault - Pierce are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 55.9% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 6.2% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 61.6% of America's neighborhoods.
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.
In the neighborhood, 33.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 30.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (20.5%), and 10.9% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (11.7%).
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the neighborhood in Ault - Pierce, CO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (26.8%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (15.8%), and residents who report Irish roots (9.7%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.7%), along with some Swedish ancestry residents (3.8%), among others.
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.2% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (77.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.