Grand Junction, CO
Community & Region
-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Grand Junction CO General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Population, 2013 estimate ||59,778||5,268,367|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||59,002||5,029,196|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||1.3%||4.8%|
|Population, 2010 ||58,566||5,029,196|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||6.5%||6.8%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||21.2%||24.4%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||15.6%||10.9%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||50.6%||49.9% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||88.7%||81.3%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.8%||4.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.0%||1.1%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.1%||2.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||2.7%||3.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||13.9%||20.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||82.0%||70.0% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||73.0%||80.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||4.3%||9.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||8.6%||16.8%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||91.0%||90.2%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||30.1%||37.0%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||5,531||399,458|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||16.4||24.5|
|Housing units, 2010 ||26,170||2,212,898|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||61.9%||65.4%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||23.0%||25.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$217,700||$236,200|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||24,188||1,977,591|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.34||2.53|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$26,792||$31,109|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$46,842||$58,433|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||17.0%||13.2%|
|Business Attributes||Grand Junction||Colorado|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||7,665||547,770|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.7%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||0.8%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||2.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||2.9%||6.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||22.7%||29.2% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||46,331,953|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||921,451||53,598,986|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||2,002,307||65,896,788|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$36,494||$13,609|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||211,334||11,440,395|
|Geographic Attributes||Grand Junction||Colorado|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||38.22||103,641.89|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,532.4||48.5|
|FIPS Code ||31660||08|
|Counties ||Mesa County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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