Living in Carbondale, CO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Carbondale SnackAbility

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

Carbondale, CO Crime Report

64
Total Crimes
930.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.79%
Below National Average

Carbondale, CO Cost Of Living

137
Carbondale's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Carbondale, Colorado Info Snack

The Town of Carbondale is a Home Rule Municipality in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. The town population was 6427 at the 2010 United States Census. The town is located in the Roaring Fork Valley, downstream from Aspen and upstream from the mouth of the Roaring Fork River at Glenwood Springs. The town proper sits on the south bank of the river, at the confluence of the Crystal River. Carbondale's horizon is dominated by the 12,953 ft (3,952 m) tall Mount Sopris several miles to the south of town.
Population
6,712
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
7.6%
Median Home
$468,900
Median Income
$78,438
Median Rent
$1,609

Carbondale, CO Photos

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Rankings for Carbondale in Colorado

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Map Of Carbondale, CO

Population over time in Carbondale

Year Population % Change
2017 6,712 1.2%
2016 6,632 0.9%
2015 6,571 0.8%
2014 6,516 0.8%
2013 6,464 -0.1%
2012 6,468 0.6%
2011 6,428 0.9%
2010 6,373 1.4%
2009 6,284 -
Crime/100k Carbondale CO USA
Violent Crime 101.7 397.2 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 14.5 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 58.1 255.4 246.8
Property Crime 828.2 2671.6 2199.5
Burglary 43.6 375.2 376.0
Larceny 726.5 1915.9 1594.6
Car Theft 58.1 380.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Carbondale

White
49.1% (3,298)
African American
1.0% (67)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
0.3% (17)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (41)
Hispanic
48.9% (3,280)
Race Carbondale CO USA
White 49.1% 68.3% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 3.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 48.9% 21.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Carbondale, Colorado

Less than $10,000
3.9% (25,849)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (19,386)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.1% (47,586)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (43,473)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.7% (45,236)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.2% (135,708)
$75,000 to $99,999
21.5% (144,520)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (117,790)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.9% (66,385)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (25,261)
Income Carbondale CO USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 3.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.1% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 8.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.7% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.2% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 21.5% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 16.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.9% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 7.9% 7.0%

Gender in Carbondale

Female
47.7% (3,203)
Male
52.3% (3,508)
Gender Carbondale CO USA
Female 47.7% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 52.3% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carbondale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (536)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (738)
High School / GED
18.0% (1,208)
Some College
18.0% (1,208)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (268)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (1,879)
Master's Degree
10.0% (671)
Professional Degree
2.0% (134)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (67)
Education Carbondale CO USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 25.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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