CO

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

About Rifle, CO

Rifle, CO is located in Garfield County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Rifle is about 11,089 with about 532 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 13,989.

The Average Home Value is $236,000.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $63,857.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Rifle is about 5.4%.

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

Garfield County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.61% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 49.92%
Republican: 47.62%
Libertarian: 1.37%
Other: 0.77%
Green: 0.32%


Nearby Locations

Silt, CO (7.65 mi.)
Btlmt Mesa, CO (12.89 mi.)
Parachute, CO (12.89 mi.)
New Castle, CO (13.10 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81650
Latitude : 39.711374
Longitude : -108.116372
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 8048 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.84
Male Population Estimate : 48.56%
Female Population Estimate : 44.41%
Median Age : 32.0
Male Median Age : 32.1
Female Median Age : 32.0

White Population Estimate : 77.87%
Black Population Estimate : 0.98%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 28.60%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.84%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.17%
Other Population Estimate : 13.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Rifle specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Garfield County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Garfield County: About 189 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Garfield County is about 32% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 34% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.