Aspen SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
9

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
7,234
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
7.5%
Median Home
$641,600
Median Income
$72,973
Median Rent
$1,336

Rankings for Aspen in Colorado

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Map Of Aspen, CO

Population over time in Aspen

Year Population % Change
2017 7,234 1.9%
2016 7,097 4.6%
2015 6,788 0.7%
2014 6,740 0.6%
2013 6,700 0.6%
2012 6,657 0.8%
2011 6,607 1.5%
2010 6,509 1.7%
2009 6,403 -
Crime/100k Aspen CO USA
Violent Crime 160.8 397.2 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 0.0 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 40.2 255.4 246.8
Property Crime 3871.4 2671.6 2199.5
Burglary 160.8 375.2 376.0
Larceny 3576.7 1915.9 1594.6
Car Theft 134.0 380.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Aspen

White
84.4% (6,108)
African American
2.4% (174)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
3.6% (258)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (19)
Two Or More
0.3% (22)
Hispanic
8.9% (645)
Race Aspen CO USA
White 84.4% 68.3% 61.1%
African American 2.4% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 3.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.9% 21.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Aspen, Colorado

Less than $10,000
4.4% (32,187)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (9,867)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.5% (32,657)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.1% (58,736)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (118,412)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (122,407)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (76,592)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.7% (128,045)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.4% (53,567)
$200,000 or more
12.6% (90,924)
Income Aspen CO USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 510.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 346.9% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.5% 732.4% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.1% 812.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 1213.1% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 1782.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 1364.7% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.7% 1694.4% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.4% 756.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 12.6% 786.8% 697.9%

Gender in Aspen

Female
48.0% (3,472)
Male
52.0% (3,761)
Gender Aspen CO USA
Female 48.0% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Aspen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (144)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (144)
High School / GED
10.0% (723)
Some College
16.0% (1,157)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (434)
Bachelor's Degree
45.0% (3,255)
Master's Degree
10.0% (723)
Professional Degree
7.0% (506)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (144)
Education Aspen CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 45.0% 25.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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