Gunnison County Information

Gunnison in Colorado occupies 3,260 square miles and has a 2006 population of 14,331, a change from a 2000 population of 13,956 and 10,273 in 1990. 22.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 19.1% percent is 25-35, and 13.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 47 acts of violent crime reported in Gunnison in 2004, a change from 27 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 304 people: 3.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2.9%.

Read more about Gunnison, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyGunnison 
StateColorado 
Land Area3,260 sq. milesRanked 164 of 3,140
Population 200614,331Ranked 2,141 of 3,140
Population 200514,182 
Population 200013,956Ranked 2,167 of 3,140
Population 199010,273Ranked 2,362 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.8% 
African American.6% 
Asian American.7% 
Native American1% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.9% 
Population 5 to 149% 
Population 15 to 2422.1% 
Population 25 to 3419.1% 
Population 35 to 4413.9% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 648.9% 
Population 65 to 744.5% 
Population 75 and up3.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes4727
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes13 
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults34 
Total Property Crimes370508
Burglaries38 
Larceny Thefts317 
Motor Vehicle Thefts15 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population9,5938,213
Unemployed Population304237
Unemployment Rate3.2%2.9%

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