Bennett is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,798 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bennett is the 120th largest community in Colorado.
Housing costs in Bennett 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, Bennett isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bennett are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bennett is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bennett who work in sales jobs (12.33%), office and administrative support (11.22%), and management occupations (8.33%).
Also of interest is that Bennett has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bennett has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bennett a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Bennett is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bennett, the average commute to work is 32.47 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Bennett doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Bennett citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.22% of adults in Bennett have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Bennett in 2018 was $33,550, which is upper middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,200 for a family of four. However, Bennett contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bennett is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Bennett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bennett residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Bennett also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.83% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bennett include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Bennett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.