Living in La Junta, CO

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

La Junta, Colorado Info Snack

Population
6,893
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
22.1%
Median Home
$91,400
Median Income
$39,567
Median Rent
$688

La Junta SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

La Junta, CO Crime Report

418
Total Crimes
5,986.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
141.69%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
La Junta
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 418 5,986.0 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 32 458.3 381.0 366.7
Murder 1 14.3 3.8 5.0
Robbery 3 43.0 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 13 186.2 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 386 5,527.7 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 83 1,188.6 348.4 340.5
Larceny 279 3,995.4 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 24 343.7 384.0 219.9

La Junta, CO Cost Of Living

84
La Junta's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense La Junta Colorado National Average
Overall 84 110 100
Services 96 103 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 92 104 100
Housing 56 134 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 92 86 100

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Population over time in La Junta

Year Population % Change
2019 6,893 -0.3%
2018 6,914 0.2%
2017 6,900 -1.1%
2016 6,978 -0.6%
2015 7,018 -0.3%
2014 7,040 -0.9%
2013 7,106 0.7%
2012 7,060 0.2%
2011 7,047 -0.2%
2010 7,063 -

Race / Ethnicity in La Junta

White
50.5% (3,480)
African American
1.1% (76)
American Indian
0.2% (15)
Asian
2.2% (153)
Hawaiian
0.1% (6)
Other
2.8% (190)
Two Or More
1.3% (91)
Hispanic
41.8% (2,882)
Race La Junta CO USA
White 50.5% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 2.8% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 41.8% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in La Junta

Female
51.8% (3,569)
Male
48.2% (3,323)
Gender La Junta CO USA
Female 51.8% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in La Junta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (206)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (413)
High School / GED
36.0% (2,481)
Some College
23.0% (1,585)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (758)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (896)
Master's Degree
5.0% (344)
Professional Degree
2.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (68)
Education La Junta CO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For La Junta, Colorado

Less than $10,000
16.5% (113,404)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.5% (72,717)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (61,463)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (66,224)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (107,128)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (143,270)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.4% (58,217)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.0% (41,336)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (14,716)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (10,821)
Income La Junta CO USA
Less than $10,000 16.5% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.5% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.0% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 8.8% 7.7%

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