CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About Gunnison, CO

Gunnison, CO is located in Gunnison County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Gunnison is about 7,195 with about 612 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 9,790.

The Average Home Value is $141,450.00, which is roughly 46% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $26,353.50, which is roughly 57% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gunnison is about 9.1%.

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Gunnison County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 47.63% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 63.74%
Republican: 33.38%
Libertarian: 1.88%
Other: 0.66%
Green: 0.35%


Nearby Locations

Parlin, CO (3.85 mi.)
Ohio City, CO (8.87 mi.)
Almont, CO (25.08 mi.)
Nathrop, CO (30.48 mi.)
Salida, CO (31.36 mi.)
Villa Grove, CO (31.90 mi.)
Crested Butte, CO (33.77 mi.)
Powderhorn, CO (33.93 mi.)
Saguache, CO (36.49 mi.)
Buena Vista, CO (36.70 mi.)
Howard, CO (42.04 mi.)
Granite, CO (44.96 mi.)
Twin Lakes, CO (44.96 mi.)
Creede, CO (45.53 mi.)
Moffat, CO (46.61 mi.)
Cimarron, CO (46.62 mi.)
Lake City, CO (48.51 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81230, 81231
Latitude : 38.552336
Longitude : -106.904312
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 7781 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.63
Male Population Estimate : 54.01%
Female Population Estimate : 45.99%
Median Age : 26.7
Male Median Age : 26.0
Female Median Age : 27.6

White Population Estimate : 92.06%
Black Population Estimate : 0.80%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 11.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.02%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.10%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.90%
Other Population Estimate : 5.53%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gunnison specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Gunnison County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Gunnison County: About 179 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Gunnison County is about 38% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.