Grand Junction, CO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Grand Junction, Colorado Info Snack

Population
62,218
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$251,400
Median Income
$54,570
Median Rent
$895

Grand Junction SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Grand Junction, CO Crime Report

3,314
Total Crimes
5,166.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
120.21%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Junction
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,314 5,166.1 3,256.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 348 542.5 423.1 387.8
Murder 3 4.7 5.1 6.5
Robbery 40 62.4 68.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 262 408.4 286.9 279.7
Property Crime 2,966 4,623.6 2,833.8 1,958.2
Burglary 385 600.2 400.3 314.2
Larceny 2,298 3,582.3 1,909.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 283 441.2 524.3 246.0

Grand Junction, CO Cost Of Living

102
Grand Junction's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Junction Colorado National Average
Overall 102 112 100
Services 100 104 100
Groceries 119 103 100
Health 104 103 100
Housing 106 133 100
Transportation 109 108 100
Utilities 84 87 100

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Rankings for Grand Junction in Colorado

Map Of Grand Junction, CO

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Population over time in Grand Junction

Year Population % Change
2020 62,218 1.2%
2019 61,479 1.0%
2018 60,882 0.4%
2017 60,630 1.1%
2016 59,945 0.4%
2015 59,731 0.5%
2014 59,442 1.0%
2013 58,867 2.4%
2012 57,479 2.1%
2011 56,295 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Junction

White
79.2% (49,270)
African American
0.7% (453)
American Indian
0.4% (255)
Asian
1.5% (923)
Hawaiian
0.1% (62)
Other
0.2% (106)
Two Or More
1.7% (1,079)
Hispanic
16.2% (10,070)
Race Grand Junction CO USA
White 79.2% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 0.7% 3.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 1.5% 3.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 16.2% 21.7% 18.2%

Gender in Grand Junction

Female
51.1% (31,816)
Male
48.9% (30,401)
Gender Grand Junction CO USA
Female 51.1% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grand Junction for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,244)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (4,355)
High School / GED
25.0% (15,554)
Some College
23.0% (14,310)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,977)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (13,687)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,977)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,866)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,244)
Education Grand Junction CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Grand Junction, Colorado

Less than $10,000
6.7% (419,778)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (278,241)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (667,346)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (584,018)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (940,032)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (1,138,570)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (843,421)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.6% (848,010)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (249,258)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (253,122)
Income Grand Junction CO USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 4.5% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 6.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 7.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 11.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.6% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 8.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 9.6% 8.3%

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