Aspen, CO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Aspen, Colorado Info Snack

Population
7,431
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
7.0%
Median Home
$636,400
Median Income
$78,292
Median Rent
$1,500

Aspen SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
10
Commute
9.5

Aspen, CO Crime Report

249
Total Crimes
3,337.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
34.75%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Aspen
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 249 3,337.4 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 120.6 381.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.8 5.0
Robbery 2 26.8 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 67.0 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 240 3,216.7 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 16 214.4 348.4 340.5
Larceny 220 2,948.7 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 53.6 384.0 219.9

Aspen, CO Cost Of Living

140
Aspen's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Aspen Colorado National Average
Overall 140 110 100
Services 109 103 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 114 104 100
Housing 224 134 100
Transportation 105 102 100
Utilities 84 86 100

Aspen, CO Photos

Rankings for Aspen in Colorado

Map Of Aspen, CO

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Population over time in Aspen

Year Population % Change
2019 7,431 2.7%
2018 7,234 1.9%
2017 7,097 4.6%
2016 6,788 0.7%
2015 6,740 0.6%
2014 6,700 0.6%
2013 6,657 0.8%
2012 6,607 1.5%
2011 6,509 1.7%
2010 6,403 -

Race / Ethnicity in Aspen

White
86.8% (6,449)
African American
0.5% (36)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
5.1% (376)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (23)
Two Or More
0.7% (54)
Hispanic
6.6% (493)
Race Aspen CO USA
White 86.8% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 5.1% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Aspen

Female
49.5% (3,682)
Male
50.5% (3,749)
Gender Aspen CO USA
Female 49.5% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Aspen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (74)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (74)
High School / GED
13.0% (966)
Some College
13.0% (966)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (445)
Bachelor's Degree
46.0% (3,418)
Master's Degree
11.0% (817)
Professional Degree
7.0% (520)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (148)
Education Aspen CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 46.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Aspen, Colorado

Less than $10,000
3.8% (28,342)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.1% (8,192)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (37,863)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (65,320)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (104,290)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (108,276)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (90,783)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (145,032)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.4% (62,663)
$200,000 or more
12.4% (92,333)
Income Aspen CO USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.1% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.4% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 12.4% 8.8% 7.7%

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