Living in Grand Junction, CO

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Grand Junction, Colorado Info Snack

Population
62,062
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$237,100
Median Income
$52,504
Median Rent
$935

Grand Junction SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Grand Junction, CO Crime Report

2,698
Total Crimes
4,219.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
70.35%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Junction
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,698 4,219.0 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 235 367.5 381.0 366.7
Murder 3 4.7 3.8 5.0
Robbery 30 46.9 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 159 248.6 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 2,463 3,851.5 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 278 434.7 348.4 340.5
Larceny 2,034 3,180.7 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 151 236.1 384.0 219.9

Grand Junction, CO Cost Of Living

101
Grand Junction's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Junction Colorado National Average
Overall 101 110 100
Services 97 103 100
Groceries 108 97 100
Health 106 104 100
Housing 105 134 100
Transportation 108 102 100
Utilities 84 86 100

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Map Of Grand Junction, CO

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Population over time in Grand Junction

Year Population % Change
2019 62,062 0.9%
2018 61,479 1.0%
2017 60,882 0.4%
2016 60,630 1.1%
2015 59,945 0.4%
2014 59,731 0.5%
2013 59,442 1.0%
2012 58,867 2.4%
2011 57,479 2.1%
2010 56,295 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Junction

White
78.3% (48,600)
African American
0.9% (548)
American Indian
0.5% (305)
Asian
1.2% (772)
Hawaiian
0.2% (119)
Other
0.1% (44)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,147)
Hispanic
17.0% (10,527)
Race Grand Junction CO USA
White 78.3% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.0% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Grand Junction

Female
51.4% (31,884)
Male
48.6% (30,178)
Gender Grand Junction CO USA
Female 51.4% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 50.3% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,861)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (4,344)
High School / GED
24.0% (14,894)
Some College
23.0% (14,274)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,964)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (13,653)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,964)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,861)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,241)
Education Grand Junction CO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
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
7.2% (445,830)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (353,027)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (713,847)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (555,634)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (923,774)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (1,116,464)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (817,512)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (804,288)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (223,623)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (252,196)
Income Grand Junction CO USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 8.8% 7.7%

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