Rifle SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
3

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Rifle Info Snack

The City of Rifle is a Home Rule Municipality in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. The population was 9,172 at the 2010 census, up from 6,784 at the 2000 census. Rifle is a regional center of the cattle ranching industry located along Interstate 70 and the Colorado River just east of the Roan Plateau, which dominates the western skyline of the town. The town was founded in 1882 by Abram Maxfield, and was incorporated in 1905 along Rifle Creek, near its mouth on the Colorado. The community takes its name from the creek.
Population
9,488
Unemployment
10.9%
Poverty
14.7%
Median Home
$211,000
Median Income
$57,018
Median Rent
$954

Rankings for Rifle in Colorado

Best Places Around Rifle

1

Glenwood Springs, CO
Population 9,806

2

Carbondale, CO
Population 6,571

3

Clifton, CO
Population 20,021

4

Fruitvale, CO
Population 7,854

5

Gypsum, CO
Population 6,729

Map Of Rifle, CO

Population over time in Rifle

Year Population % Change
2016 9,488 0.4%
2015 9,451 0.6%
2014 9,397 0.3%
2013 9,370 2.3%
2012 9,163 1.3%
2011 9,044 1.8%
2010 8,880 -

Crime in Rifle Per 100k

Crime Rifle CO USA
Violent Crime 156.0 342.6 386.3
Murder 10.4 3.7 5.3
Robbery 10.4 63.7 102.8
Aggravated Assault 104.0 211.1 248.5
Property Crime 1747.6 2740.7 2450.7
Burglary 145.6 431.4 468.9
Larceny 1539.6 1955.3 1745.0
Car Theft 62.4 354.0 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Rifle

White
73.9% (7,014)
African American
0.4% (42)
American Indian
1.6% (152)
Asian
0.9% (86)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (139)
Hispanic
21.7% (2,055)
Race Rifle CO USA
White 73.9% 69.0% 60.6%
African American 0.4% 3.9% 10.4%
American Indian 1.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.9% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.3% 2.5%
Hispanic 21.7% 21.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Rifle, Colorado

Less than $10,000
6.4% (607)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (180)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (1,242)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (749)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (1,242)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (2,039)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.9% (1,318)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.6% (1,480)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (569)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (66)
Income Rifle CO USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 5.6% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 3.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 8.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 9.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 12.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 18.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.9% 13.5% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.6% 15.4% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 6.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 6.3% 5.7%

Gender in Rifle

Female
47.8% (4,536)
Male
52.2% (4,951)
Gender Rifle CO USA
Female 47.8% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rifle for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (472)
9-12th Grade
10.4% (989)
High School / GED
37.6% (3,569)
Some College
19.4% (1,842)
Associate's Degree
8.6% (813)
Bachelor's Degree
13.9% (1,320)
Master's Degree
4.7% (444)
Professional Degree
0.2% (14)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (21)
Education Rifle CO USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.7% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 10.4% 5.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 37.6% 21.7% 27.5%
Some College 19.4% 22.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.6% 8.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 13.9% 24.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.7% 10.5% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.2% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.6% 1.3%

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