Living in Gunnison, CO

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Gunnison SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
10

Gunnison, CO Crime Report

152
Total Crimes
2,293.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.70%
Below National Average

Gunnison, CO Cost Of Living

104
Gunnison's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Gunnison, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Gunnison is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 5,854. It was named in honor of John W. Gunnison, a United States Army officer who surveyed for the transcontinental railroad in 1853. Gunnison is a Home Rule municipality which reserves the right to choose how it is governed.
Population
6,322
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
22.4%
Median Home
$201,300
Median Income
$46,161
Median Rent
$858

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Rankings for Gunnison in Colorado

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Map Of Gunnison, CO

Population over time in Gunnison

Year Population % Change
2017 6,322 1.2%
2016 6,250 2.7%
2015 6,086 2.2%
2014 5,955 0.5%
2013 5,927 0.6%
2012 5,890 -0.0%
2011 5,892 0.9%
2010 5,840 1.0%
2009 5,783 -
Crime/100k Gunnison CO USA
Violent Crime 316.9 397.2 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 15.1 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 196.2 255.4 246.8
Property Crime 1976.8 2671.6 2199.5
Burglary 211.3 375.2 376.0
Larceny 1629.7 1915.9 1594.6
Car Theft 135.8 380.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gunnison

White
83.8% (5,298)
African American
0.7% (47)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (50)
Hispanic
14.7% (927)
Race Gunnison CO USA
White 83.8% 68.3% 61.1%
African American 0.7% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 3.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.7% 21.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Gunnison, Colorado

Less than $10,000
6.3% (39,626)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (58,918)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.2% (102,716)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (52,400)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (86,031)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.0% (151,467)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (47,186)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.4% (84,727)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (9,124)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Gunnison CO USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 3.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.2% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 8.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.0% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.4% 16.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 7.9% 7.0%

Gender in Gunnison

Female
45.6% (2,883)
Male
54.4% (3,439)
Gender Gunnison CO USA
Female 45.6% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 54.4% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gunnison for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (126)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (63)
High School / GED
21.0% (1,327)
Some College
21.0% (1,327)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (316)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (2,212)
Master's Degree
11.0% (695)
Professional Degree
2.0% (126)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (126)
Education Gunnison CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 25.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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