In 2021, Gunnison County, CO had a population of 16.9k people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $63,341. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Gunnison County, CO declined from 17,119 to 16,851, a −1.57% decrease and its median household income grew from $60,557 to $63,341, a 4.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Gunnison County, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.6%), White (Hispanic) (7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.71%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.51%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.588%).
None of the households in Gunnison County, CO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.4% of the residents in Gunnison County, CO are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Gunnison County, CO are Western Colorado University (128391) (519 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Gunnison County, CO was $435,800, and the homeownership rate was 63.9%.
Most people in Gunnison County, CO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Gunnison County, CO was 2 cars per household.