grand junction Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,103 3.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 10,686 32.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 9,516 29.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,469 22.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,928 12.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 29,890 91.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,647 29.5 % 29.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 59,731 - -
19 years old and under 15,757 26.4 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 20,359 34.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 14,161 23.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 9,454 15.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 51,230 93.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 3,282 6.0 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 80 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,440 28.9 % 33.2 %
Married 11,162 50.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 526 2.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 4,150 18.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 25,904 - -
Occupied Housing Units 24,343 94.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,561 6.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 16,688 64.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,555 6.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 804 3.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,285 5.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,415 5.5 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 948 3.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,806 7.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,389 5.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 14 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 4,005 15.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,929 11.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,283 20.4 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,247 4.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,829 14.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,346 9.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 5,033 19.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 28 0.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 18,460 71.3 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 276 1.1 % 4.2 %
Wood 196 0.8 % 1.9 %
Solar 55 0.2 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 160 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 135 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 53,935 93.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 520 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 421 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 597 1.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,199 3.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 44,887 53,657
Median Family Income 60,150 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 25,899 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 80.65 %
  • Temperature 94.78 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.61 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.09
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com