Aspen SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Aspen, CO Photos

Aspen, Colorado Info Snack

Aspen is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Pitkin County, Colorado, United States. Its population was 6,658 at the 2010 United States Census. Aspen is in a remote area of the Rocky Mountains' Sawatch Range and Elk Mountains, along the Roaring Fork River at an elevation just below 8,000 feet (2,400 m) above sea level on the Western Slope, 11 miles (18 km) west of the Continental Divide.
Population
7,097
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
9.5%
Median Home
$563,900
Median Income
$64,594
Median Rent
$1,247

Rankings for Aspen in Colorado

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Map Of Aspen, CO

Population over time in Aspen

Year Population % Change
2017 7,097 4.6%
2016 6,788 0.7%
2015 6,740 0.6%
2014 6,700 0.6%
2013 6,657 0.8%
2012 6,607 1.5%
2011 6,509 1.7%
2010 6,403 -

Crime in Aspen Per 100k

Crime Aspen CO USA
Violent Crime 29.0 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 0.0 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 0.0 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 4228.2 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 434.4 406.9 430.4
Larceny 3562.1 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 231.7 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Aspen

White
85.5% (6,068)
African American
1.9% (134)
American Indian
0.3% (18)
Asian
3.3% (233)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (24)
Two Or More
0.4% (31)
Hispanic
8.3% (589)
Race Aspen CO USA
White 85.5% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.3% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Aspen, Colorado

Less than $10,000
6.5% (46,130)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (15,613)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.4% (52,517)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (49,679)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (116,390)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (125,616)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (53,227)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (124,907)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (37,614)
$200,000 or more
12.4% (88,002)
Income Aspen CO USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.4% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 12.4% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Aspen

Female
48.1% (3,415)
Male
51.9% (3,681)
Gender Aspen CO USA
Female 48.1% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 51.9% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Aspen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.9% (136)
9-12th Grade
2.9% (207)
High School / GED
11.3% (801)
Some College
14.4% (1,024)
Associate's Degree
6.5% (458)
Bachelor's Degree
42.3% (3,002)
Master's Degree
12.2% (862)
Professional Degree
7.2% (509)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (94)
Education Aspen CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.9% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.9% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 11.3% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 14.4% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.5% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 42.3% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.2% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 7.2% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.7% 1.4%

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