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Demographics Analysis

The people of Grand Junction City, Colorado give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,117

5 to 9 years : 2,204

10 to 14 years : 1,820

15 to 17 years : 843

18 and 19 years : 1,283

20 years : 758

21 years : 561

22 to 24 years : 1,508

25 to 29 years : 1,990

30 to 34 years : 2,112

35 to 39 years : 2,100

40 to 44 years : 1,588

45 to 49 years : 1,645

50 to 54 years : 1,619

55 to 59 years : 2,028

60 and 61 years : 605

62 to 64 years : 1,085

65 and 66 years : 578

67 to 69 years : 533

70 to 74 years : 709

75 to 79 years : 772

80 to 84 years : 510

85 years and over : 545

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,835

5 to 9 years : 1,980

10 to 14 years : 1,538

15 to 17 years : 895

18 and 19 years : 1,396

20 years : 554

21 years : 535

22 to 24 years : 1,205

25 to 29 years : 2,487

30 to 34 years : 2,083

35 to 39 years : 1,696

40 to 44 years : 1,405

45 to 49 years : 1,289

50 to 54 years : 2,219

55 to 59 years : 1,736

60 and 61 years : 674

62 to 64 years : 1,122

65 and 66 years : 688

67 to 69 years : 811

70 to 74 years : 1,131

75 to 79 years : 895

80 to 84 years : 784

85 years and over : 1,307


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 56,425

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 82

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 473

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,182

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,616


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,542

5 to 17 years : 6,840

18 to 24 years : 4,017

25 to 34 years : 4,073

35 to 44 years : 2,718

45 to 54 years : 2,199

55 to 59 years : 1,060

60 and 61 years : 320

62 to 64 years : 873

65 to 74 years : 1,453

75 years and over : 1,660

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 357

5 to 17 years : 2,243

18 to 24 years : 3,380

25 to 34 years : 3,800

35 to 44 years : 3,617

45 to 54 years : 4,035

55 to 59 years : 2,523

60 and 61 years : 745

62 to 64 years : 1,215

65 to 74 years : 2,781

75 years and over : 2,974

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 17 years : 24

18 to 24 years : 47

25 to 34 years : 162

35 to 44 years : 47

45 to 54 years : 97

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 20

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 173

18 to 24 years : 356

25 to 34 years : 637

35 to 44 years : 407

45 to 54 years : 441

55 to 59 years : 131

60 and 61 years : 214

62 to 64 years : 95

65 to 74 years : 185

75 years and over : 159


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 7,225

Now married, except separated : 7,872

Divorced : 2,746

Separated : 283

Widowed : 1,284

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 6,691

Now married, except separated : 12,899

Divorced : 3,884

Separated : 447

Widowed : 1,741

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 76

Now married, except separated : 289

Divorced : 93

Separated : 0

Widowed : 20

Foreign born:

Never married : 483

Now married, except separated : 1,976

Divorced : 177

Separated : 0

Widowed : 98


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 2,116

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,440

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,727

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,299

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,304

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,174

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,273

$65,000 to $74,999 : 444

$75,000 or more : 1,633

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 2,584

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,056

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,288

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,760

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,427

$35,000 to $49,999 : 3,372

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,094

$65,000 to $74,999 : 987

$75,000 or more : 2,094

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 15

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $24,999 : 74

$25,000 to $34,999 : 127

$35,000 to $49,999 : 58

$50,000 to $64,999 : 31

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 116

Foreign born:

No income : 477

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 619

$10,000 to $14,999 : 419

$15,000 to $24,999 : 367

$25,000 to $34,999 : 245

$35,000 to $49,999 : 295

$50,000 to $64,999 : 201

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 111


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 21,743

Born in other state of the United States : 26,174

Native; born outside the United States : 30,329

Foreign born : 16,651


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Under 3 years : 2,158

3 and 4 years : 1,794

5 years : 782

6 to 8 years : 2,302

9 to 11 years : 2,430

12 to 14 years : 2,021

15 to 17 years : 1,695


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 2,634

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,337

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,274

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,219

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,442

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,410

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,573

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,358

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,103

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,769

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,613

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,438

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,578

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,058

$150,000 to $199,999 : 866

$200,000 or more : 536


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Grand Junction City, Colorado is 59,778



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Grand Junction City, Colorado: 29,513
Female Population in Grand Junction City, Colorado: 30,265


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Grand Junction City, Colorado: 33.5
Median Female Resident Age in Grand Junction City, Colorado: 37.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Grand Junction City, Colorado


White


Both sexes

38.8

Male

37.0

Female

40.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.1

Male

27.4

Female

21.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.7

Male

34.7

Female

29.9

Asian


Both sexes

33.1

Male

29.8

Female

34.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

24.6

Female

21.6

Other


Both sexes

25.0

Male

25.4

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.8

Male

19.5

Female

20.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.3

Male

25.4

Female

25.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.0

Male

38.2

Female

42.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,285

No health insurance coverage : 123

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,041

No health insurance coverage : 514

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,155

No health insurance coverage : 900

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,035

No health insurance coverage : 941

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,563

No health insurance coverage : 1,056

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,418

No health insurance coverage : 793

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,964

No health insurance coverage : 749

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,789

No health insurance coverage : 29

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,731

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,127

No health insurance coverage : 199

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,488

No health insurance coverage : 425

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,959

No health insurance coverage : 633

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,551

No health insurance coverage : 958

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,527

No health insurance coverage : 530

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,868

No health insurance coverage : 594

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,919

No health insurance coverage : 602

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,580

No health insurance coverage : 8

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,714

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 781

No employer-based health insurance : 1,627

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,317

No employer-based health insurance : 2,238

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,367

No employer-based health insurance : 1,688

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,983

No employer-based health insurance : 1,993

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,892

No employer-based health insurance : 1,727

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,721

No employer-based health insurance : 1,490

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,103

No employer-based health insurance : 1,610

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 742

No employer-based health insurance : 1,076

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 730

No employer-based health insurance : 1,001

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 889

No employer-based health insurance : 1,437

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,081

No employer-based health insurance : 1,832

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,725

No employer-based health insurance : 1,867

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,225

No employer-based health insurance : 2,284

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,813

No employer-based health insurance : 1,244

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,093

No employer-based health insurance : 1,369

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,062

No employer-based health insurance : 1,459

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 954

No employer-based health insurance : 1,634

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 854

No employer-based health insurance : 1,860


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 28,755

Born in other state in the United States : 27,670

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 0

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 555

Foreign born : 2,798


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 6,963

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 453

No Medicare coverage : 18,121

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,367

No Medicare coverage : 182

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 6,239

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 612

No Medicare coverage : 17,529

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,195

No Medicare coverage : 107


(updated 2013)



Races in Grand Junction City, Colorado


  • White: 53,324
  • African American: 608
  • American Indian: 454
  • Asian: 535
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 78
  • Some Other Race: 2,559
  • Two or More Races: 2,220



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Grand Junction City, Colorado citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 124   (0.94%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 36   (0.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 109   (0.82%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 448   (3.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 214   (1.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 474   (3.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 289   (2.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 377   (2.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,292   (24.82%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 990   (7.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,140   (16.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 910   (6.86%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,471   (18.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 689   (5.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 505   (3.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 194   (1.46%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 119   (0.8%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 40   (0.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 87   (0.58%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 451   (3.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 303   (2.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 337   (2.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 399   (2.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 435   (2.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 4,222   (28.34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,172   (7.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,715   (18.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,085   (7.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,401   (16.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 824   (5.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 236   (1.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 70   (0.47%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 558

5 to 9 years : 3,782

10 to 14 years : 3,119

15 to 17 years : 1,671

18 and 19 years : 2,143

20 to 24 years : 2,385

25 to 34 years : 1,044

35 years and over : 597

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 298

5 to 9 years : 283

10 to 14 years : 239

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 106

20 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 101

35 years and over : 262

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 938

5 to 9 years : 119

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 430

20 to 24 years : 2,693

25 to 34 years : 7,527

35 years and over : 29,215


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Mesa County Valley 51


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2115 Grand Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 254-5100, Students: 20,571 )

  • Grand Valley Boces


    ( Location: 2508 Blichmann Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 255-2600, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Redlands Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2200 Broadway, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 245-6084, Students: 657 )

  • Grand Mesa Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 585 31-1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 254-6270, Students: 656 )

  • Thunder Mountain Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3063 F1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-0979, Students: 610 )

  • Chatfield Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3188 D1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-7387, Students: 584 )

  • Orchard Mesa Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2736 C Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 254-6320, Students: 559 )

  • Fruitvale Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 585 30 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 242-8085, Students: 514 )

  • Bookcliff Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2935 Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 243-6350, Students: 487 )

  • Tope Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2220 N 7th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-0433, Students: 482 )

  • East Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 830 Gunnison Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-0512, Students: 458 )

  • West Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 123 W Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 254-5090, Students: 449 )

  • Appleton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2358 H Road, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 254-6400, Students: 447 )

  • Wingate Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 351 South Camp Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 245-0746, Students: 441 )

  • Orchard Avenue Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1800 Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-6705, Students: 427 )

  • Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2888 B1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 242-6383, Students: 421 )

  • Pomona Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 588 25-1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81505, Phone: (970) 242-2588, Students: 419 )

  • Nisley Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 543 28-3/4 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 243-3686, Students: 402 )

  • Dos Rios Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 265 Linden Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 255-8525, Students: 399 )

  • Mesa View Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2967 B Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 241-3081, Students: 393 )

  • Broadway Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2248 Broadway, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 254-6430, Students: 293 )

  • Scenic Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 451 West Scenic Dr, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 242-5727, Students: 290 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Grand Junction High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1400 N 5th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 254-6900, Students: 1,649 )

  • Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 550 Warrior Way, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 254-6200, Students: 1,645 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Grand Junction City, Colorado

Largest Schools (Private) In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Holy Family Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 786 26 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506, Phone: (970) 242-6168, Students: 377 )

  • Bookcliff Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2702 Patterson Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506, Phone: (970) 243-2999, Students: 157 )

  • Life Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 636 29 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 242-9431, Students: 113 )

  • Lutheran Church And School Of


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 840 N 11th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 245-2838, Students: 94 )

  • Cornerstone Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3099 F Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-4619, Students: 69 )

  • Intermountain Adventist Academy


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: 1704 N 8th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501, Phone: (970) 242-5116, Students: 44 )

  • Pear Park Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3102 E Road, Grand Junction, CO 81504, Phone: (970) 434-4113, Students: 34 )

  • Liberty Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 448 South Camp Road, Grand Junction, CO 81503, Phone: (970) 243-5275, Students: 13 )

Academic Libraries In Grand Junction City, Colorado

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Mcpld-orchard Mesa Branch


    230 East Lynwood Street, Grand Junction, CO 81503

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Mcpld - Mesa Co Pld


    530 Grand Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Grand Junction City, Colorado


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Grand Junction City, Colorado affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Grand Junction City, Colorado.

Area Features of Grand Junction City, Colorado


Airport


(1) Blm Fire Center Heliport   (2) Grand Junction Regional Airport   (3) Mountain Bell Heliport   (4) Saint Marys Hospital And Medical Center Heliport  

Arch


(1) Culvert Arch   (2) Window Rock  

Basin


(1) Hells Hole  

Bench


(1) Clarks Bench  

Building


(1) Colorado State Patrol Fruita Office 4a   (2) Fruita City Police Department   (3) Grand Junction Fire Department Station 1   (4) Grand Junction Fire Department Station 2   (5) Grand Junction Fire Department Station 3   (6) Grand Junction Fire Department Station 4   (7) Grand Junction Fire Department Station 5   (8) Grand Junction Police Department   (9) Lower Valley Fire Protection District Station 1   (10) Mesa County Detention Center   (11) Mesa County Sheriff S Office   (12) Saint Mary S Care Flight  

Canal


(1) Appleton Drain   (2) Fruita Aqueduct   (3) Government Highline Canal   (4) Grand Valley Canal   (5) Hinderlider Lift Canal   (6) Independent Ranchmens Ditch   (7) Main Line Grand Valley Canal   (8) Mesa County Ditch   (9) Redlands First Lift Canal   (10) Redlands Second Lift Canal   (11) The Redlands Power Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Calvary Cemetery   (2) Crown Point Cemetery   (3) Independent Order Of Odd Fellows And Masonic Cemetery   (4) Memorial Gardens Of The Valley   (5) Sacred Heart Cemetery  

Census


(1) Clifton Census Designated Place   (2) Fruitvale Census Designated Place   (3) Orchard Mesa Census Designated Place   (4) Redlands Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Church Of The Brethren   (2) Church Of The First Born   (3) Light And Life Chapel   (4) Mesa View Church   (5) Pear Park Church   (6) Saint Nicholas Church   (7) Unity Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Fruita   (2) City Of Grand Junction   (3) Grand Junction Division   (4) Mesa County  

Cliff


(1) Artists Point   (2) Cold Shivers Point   (3) Corcoran Point   (4) Suction Point  

Dam


(1) Deer Retention Dam   (2) Fruita Settling Basin Number 2 Dam   (3) Gardner Lake Dam   (4) Hartman Retention Dam   (5) Indian Wash Detention Dam   (6) Redlands Dam   (7) Soap Retention Dam  

Flat


(1) Bronco Flats   (2) Indian Park   (3) Winter Flats  

Hospital


(1) Colorado West Regional Mental Health Psychiatric Hospital   (2) Community Hospital   (3) Family Health West Hospital   (4) Grand Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center   (5) Mantey Heights Rehabilitation And Care Center   (6) Saint Marys Hospital And Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Connecticut Lake  

Locale


(1) Book Cliff View   (2) Bookcliff Country Club   (3) Coke Ovens Overlook   (4) Colorado National Monument Headquarters   (5) Devils Kitchen Picnic Area   (6) Distant View Overlook   (7) East Entrance Colorado National Monument   (8) Eastgate Center   (9) Fallen Rock Overlook   (10) Fruita Canyon View   (11) Grand Speedway   (12) Grand View   (13) Highland View Overlook   (14) Historic Trail View   (15) Mesa Mall   (16) Mesa Village Shopping Center   (17) Orchard Mesa Rifle Range   (18) Pioneer Village Shopping Center   (19) Red Canyon Overlook   (20) Snipes Corral   (21) Solarus Square Shopping Center   (22) Star Community Center   (23) Teller Arms Center   (24) Uranium Downs   (25) West Entrance Colorado National Monument  

Mine


(1) Abbot Pit   (2) Allen Pit   (3) Amax Uranium Mine   (4) Black Diamond Mine   (5) Book Cliff Mine   (6) Boyer Mine   (7) Boyer Peacock Mine   (8) Burk Pit   (9) C-g-26 Mine   (10) Colorado Copper Properties Mine   (11) Corcoran Mine   (12) Egger Pit 501   (13) Farmers Number Two Mine   (14) Fireside Enterprises Quarry   (15) Fruita Number Two Mine   (16) Fruita Ready Mix Pit   (17) George Cocharan Mine   (18) Grassie And Cozzette Mine   (19) Grasso Mine   (20) Herron And Strong Pit   (21) Himes Drilling Mine   (22) Holland Mine   (23) Huffer Pit   (24) Jarvis Coal Mine   (25) Midway Farmer Number Three Mine   (26) Monarch Mine   (27) Old Black Diamond Mine   (28) Peacock Mine   (29) Thomas Mine   (30) United Sand And Gravel Pit   (31) William Mine  

Park


(1) Colorado National Monument   (2) Lincoln Park   (3) Melrose Park   (4) Sherwood Park   (5) Washington Park  

Pillar


(1) Balance Rock   (2) Balanced Rock   (3) Coke Ovens   (4) Devils Kitchen   (5) Independence Monument   (6) Kissing Couple   (7) Liberty Cap   (8) Monument Rocks   (9) Pipe Organ   (10) Sentinel Spire   (11) Squaw Fingers  

Populated Place


(1) Appleton   (2) Durham   (3) Fruita   (4) Fruitvale   (5) Grand Junction   (6) Highland Park   (7) Johnsons Corner   (8) Orchard Mesa   (9) Pear Park   (10) Redlands   (11) Rhone   (12) Rosevale   (13) Whitewater  

Post Office


(1) Annex Post Office   (2) Fruita Post Office   (3) Fruitvale Post Office   (4) Grand Junction Post Office  

Range


(1) The Redlands  

Reservoir


(1) Fruita Reservoir   (2) Fruita Settling Basin Number 2 Reservoir   (3) Gardner Lake Reservoir   (4) Hartman Retention Reservoir   (5) Indian Wash Detention Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Pine Ridge   (2) Wagon Truck Ridge  

School


(1) Broadway Elementary School   (2) Central High School   (3) Emerson School   (4) Fruitvale Elementary School   (5) Hawthorne School   (6) Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary School   (7) Lowell School   (8) Mesa College   (9) New Emerson School At Columbus   (10) Nisley Elementary School   (11) Orchard Avenue Elementary School   (12) Pomona Elementary School   (13) Redlands Middle School   (14) Saint Josephs School   (15) Tope Elementary School   (16) Whitman School  

Spring


(1) Corduroy Spring   (2) End Spring   (3) Notch Spring  

Stream


(1) Adobe Creek   (2) Callow Creek   (3) East Creek   (4) Gunnison River   (5) Hunter Wash   (6) Indian Wash   (7) Ladder Creek   (8) Leach Creek   (9) Lewis Wash   (10) North East Creek   (11) Persigo Wash   (12) Pritchard Wash   (13) Whitewater Creek  

Summit


(1) Central Orchard Mesa   (2) Horse Mesa   (3) Horse Point   (4) Island Mesa   (5) Monument Mesa   (6) Orchard Mesa   (7) Redrock Point   (8) Riggs Hill   (9) Round Mountain   (10) Saddlehorn   (11) White Cap   (12) Whitewater Hill  

Tower


(1) Kcic-fm Grand Junction   (2) Kexo-am Grand Junction   (3) Kiob-fm Grand Junction   (4) Kjol-fm Grand Junction   (5) Kjye-fm Grand Junction   (6) Kmsa-fm Grand Junction   (7) Kqil-am Grand Junction   (8) Kqix-fm Grand Junction   (9) Krex-tv Grand Junction   (10) Kstr-am Grand Junction  

Trail


(1) Black Ridge Trail   (2) John Ottos Trail   (3) Liberty Cap Trail   (4) Monument Canyon Trail   (5) Serpents Trail   (6) Ute Canal Trail  

Valley


(1) Alkali Canyon   (2) Bangs Canyon   (3) Billings Canyon   (4) Columbus Canyon   (5) Cosgrove Canyon   (6) Cottonwood Canyon   (7) Cross Canyon   (8) East Entrance Monument Canyon   (9) East Redrock Canyon   (10) Fruita Canyon   (11) Gold Star Canyon   (12) Kodels Canyon   (13) Ladder Canyon   (14) Lane Gulch   (15) Limekin Gulch   (16) Little Alkali Canyon   (17) Lizard Canyon   (18) Monument Canyon   (19) No Thoroughfare Canyon   (20) Pine Gulch   (21) Red Canyon   (22) Redrock Canyon   (23) Rough Canyon   (24) Unaweep Canyon   (25) Ute Canyon   (26) Wedding Canyon   (27) West Bangs Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Grand Junction City, Colorado

81503 (pop. 23,407) 81504 (pop. 21,986) 81501 (pop. 20,743)
81506 (pop. 9,161) 81505 (pop. 7,255)  


Cities Nearby Grand Junction City, Colorado

Grand Junction Ccd, CO  (pop. 80,507) 0.3 Miles
Orchard Mesa Cdp, CO  (pop. 6,308) 3.4 Miles
Fruitvale Cdp, CO  (pop. 7,228) 4.2 Miles
Redlands Cdp, CO  (pop. 8,050) 4.4 Miles
Clifton Cdp, CO  (pop. 19,456) 5.1 Miles
Clifton Ccd, CO  (pop. 27,971) 7.0 Miles
Fruita City, CO  (pop. 11,082) 10.3 Miles
Fruita Ccd, CO  (pop. 21,373) 11.1 Miles
Palisade Town, CO  (pop. 2,817) 11.2 Miles
Whitewater-kahnah Creek Ccd, CO  (pop. 2,532) 11.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Grand Junction City, Colorado

970



Elevation in Grand Junction City, Colorado is 4,705.0 ft. (1,434.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Grand Junction City, Colorado

Lat: 39.080531 N        Long: -108.559097 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Grand Junction City, Colorado need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Colorado

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.02 5.67 4.49 7.28 0.00 5.89
  Total Electric Industry 7.02 5.67 4.49 7.28 0.00 5.89
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 5.73 4.56 7.34 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 5.73 4.56 7.34 0.00 5.95
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 5.77 4.59 7.61 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 5.77 4.59 7.61 0.00 6.02
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.82 4.52 7.72 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.82 4.52 7.72 0.00 6.05
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 6.00 4.58 7.43 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 6.00 4.58 7.43 0.00 6.07
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.42 6.07 4.52 7.87 0.00 6.12
  Total Electric Industry 7.42 6.07 4.52 7.87 0.00 6.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.49 5.93 4.35 7.69 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.49 5.93 4.35 7.69 0.00 6.05
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.42 5.77 4.28 8.00 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.42 5.77 4.28 8.00 0.00 5.95
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.67 4.34 7.92 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.67 4.34 7.92 0.00 5.95
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.38 5.61 4.38 8.23 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.38 5.61 4.38 8.23 0.00 5.95
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.31 5.55 4.25 7.77 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.31 5.55 4.25 7.77 0.00 5.88
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.47 5.67 4.48 8.36 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.47 5.67 4.48 8.36 0.00 6.02
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.37 5.67 4.52 6.64 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.37 5.67 4.52 6.64 0.00 6.00
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.14 6.60 5.10 0.00 7.32 6.77
  Total Electric Industry 8.14 6.60 5.10 0.00 7.32 6.77
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 6.89 5.11 0.00 5.81 6.95
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 6.89 5.11 0.00 5.81 6.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.06 7.62 5.74 0.00 5.01 7.64
  Total Electric Industry 9.06 7.62 5.74 0.00 5.01 7.64
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.02 7.50 5.88 0.00 7.78 7.61
  Total Electric Industry 9.02 7.50 5.88 0.00 7.78 7.61

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Grand Junction City, Colorado

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 560   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 232   (1.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 567   (3.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,255   (6.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2,014   (10.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,771   (14.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,365   (18.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,258   (12.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,073   (5.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,235   (6.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 396   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 218   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,266   (6.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,495   (8.0%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,482

1 vehicle available : 4,814

2 vehicles available : 856

3 vehicles available : 224

4 or more vehicles available : 65

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 535

1 vehicle available : 2,435

2 vehicles available : 4,780

3 vehicles available : 1,042

4 or more vehicles available : 185

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 156

1 vehicle available : 656

2 vehicles available : 1,617

3 vehicles available : 1,009

4 or more vehicles available : 237

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 69

1 vehicle available : 831

2 vehicles available : 1,681

3 vehicles available : 887

4 or more vehicles available : 647


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

1-person household:

No workers : 4,336

1 worker : 3,105

2-person household:

No workers : 2,817

1 worker : 2,834

2 workers : 3,326

3-person household:

No workers : 600

1 worker : 1,159

2 workers : 1,558

3 workers : 358

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 225

1 worker : 1,410

2 workers : 2,049

3 or more workers : 431


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 20,986

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,483

In 3-person carpool : 216

In 4-person carpool : 212

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 168

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 33

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 125

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 29

Motorcycle : 62

Bicycle : 689

Walked : 986

Other means : 450

Worked at home : 1,143


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 954

5 to 9 minutes : 6,377

10 to 14 minutes : 7,490

15 to 19 minutes : 5,622

20 to 24 minutes : 2,169

25 to 29 minutes : 465

30 to 34 minutes : 543

35 to 39 minutes : 83

40 to 44 minutes : 186

45 to 59 minutes : 483

60 to 89 minutes : 584

90 or more minutes : 483


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • KEXO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (1290 AM; 25.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • KTMM (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KTMM (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 5.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: United Ministries)
  • NEW (730 AM; 2.183 kW; Fruitvale, CO; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (730 AM; 2.0 kW; Fruitvale, CO; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (790 AM; 0.25 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • KMOZ-FM (100.7 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KDVC (102.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: College Creek Media, Llc)
  • KMXY (104.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KRZX (106.1 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Skywest Media L.l.c.)
  • KBKL (107.9 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KAFM (88.1 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Grand Valley Public Radio Co, Inc)
  • KCIC (88.5 FM; Fruitvale, CO; Owner: Pear Park Baptist Schools)
  • KPRN (89.5 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Public Broadcasting Of Colorado, Inc.)
  • KLFV (90.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KMSA (91.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mesa State College)
  • KJYE (92.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KMGJ (93.1 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KAAI (98.5 FM; Palisade, CO; Owner: Covenant Educational Media, Inc.)
  • KEKB (99.9 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • KKCO (Channel 11; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • KRMJ (Channel 18; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • KFQX (Channel 4; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Parker Broadcasting Of Colorado, Llc)
  • KREX-TV (Channel 5; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Hoak Media Of Colorado License, Llc)
  • KJCT (Channel 8; Palisade, CO; Owner: Pikes Peak Television, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,307  (31.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,461  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,895  (18.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 77  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,936  (18.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,135  (33.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,104  (22.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,595  (38.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 52  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 51  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Rail Station(s)


    339 South 1st Street
    Grand Junction, Colorado 81501

(updated 2008)



There are 493 Farms In Grand Junction City, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Grand Junction City, Colorado

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8.6b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

First National Bank Of The Rockies - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 10

U.s. Bank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Alpine Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

Anb Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 33

Bank Of Colorado - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

Grand Valley Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $638k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

Bank Of The West - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $138.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 603

Vectra Bank Colorado, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

Academy Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $618.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Grand Junction City, Colorado

  • Grand Junction Regional


    (about 3.4 miles in Grand Junction, Colorado; Airport Code: GJT)

  • Walker Field


    (about 3.6 miles in Grand Junction, Colorado; Airport Code: GJT)

  • Blake Field


    (about 33.6 miles in Austin, Colorado; Airport Code: ZXY)

  • Riverside


    (about 51.5 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • Garfield County Regional


    (about 51.5 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • North Fork Valley


    (about 52.0 miles in Hotchkiss, Colorado; Airport Code: WPO)

  • Montrose Regional


    (about 53.7 miles in Montrose, Colorado; Airport Code: MTJ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.45%

Carpooled

11.89%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.49%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.03%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.37%

Motorcycle

0.48%

Bicycle

1.96%

Walked

4.11%

Other Means

0.79%

Worked At Home

4.43%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Grand Junction City, Colorado, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,390

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,264

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 574

Renter-occupied housing units : 754

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,192

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,526

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,207

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,301


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,892

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,681

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,253

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,330

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,061

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,250

Householder 75 years and over : 466

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 279

Householder 35 to 44 years : 94

Householder 45 to 54 years : 192

Householder 55 to 59 years : 378

Householder 60 to 64 years : 727

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,087

Householder 75 years and over : 1,673


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Less than 10.0 percent : 315

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 400

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,340

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,026

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,126

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 887

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 501

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 875

50.0 percent or more : 2,729

Not computed : 646


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Grand Junction City, Colorado)

Built 2010 or later : $170,800

Built 2000 to 2009 : $239,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $246,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $188,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $179,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $180,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $164,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $180,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $172,300


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Grand Junction City, Colorado: 58.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 21.81%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.18%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.7%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.66%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 46.91%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.74%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Grand Junction City, Colorado

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1,232 1,232 $119,568,850
  Two Family 38 76 $4,785,566
  Three and Four Family 8 30 $1,686,076
  Five or More Family 3 24 $1,371,286
  Total

1,281 1,362 $127,411,778
2000        
  Single Family 1,132 1,132 $117,687,528
  Two Family 15 30 $1,930,755
  Three and Four Family 18 71 $4,219,753
  Five or More Family 6 83 $4,447,206
  Total

1,171 1,316 $128,285,242
2001        
  Single Family 1,146 1,146 $120,389,834
  Two Family 14 28 $1,421,058
  Three and Four Family 6 23 $1,824,567
  Five or More Family 3 56 $2,894,099
  Total

1,169 1,253 $126,529,558
2002        
  Single Family 1,287 1,287 $146,352,807
  Two Family 8 16 $1,213,909
  Three and Four Family 8 27 $2,370,253
  Five or More Family 3 40 $1,927,151
  Total

1,306 1,370 $151,864,120
2003        
  Single Family 1,428 1,428 $182,335,781
  Two Family 26 52 $4,293,468
  Three and Four Family 26 101 $7,819,255
  Five or More Family 1 8 $558,376
  Total

1,481 1,589 $195,006,880
2004        
  Single Family 1,366 1,366 $197,118,161
  Two Family 18 36 $3,434,673
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $1,349,915
  Five or More Family 16 130 $7,486,885
  Total

1,405 1,551 $209,389,634
2005        
  Single Family 1,471 1,471 $252,507,447
  Two Family 11 22 $3,051,058
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 12 $840,231
  Total

1,484 1,505 $256,398,736
2006        
  Single Family 1,426 1,426 $286,769,392
  Two Family 9 18 $2,791,825
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $2,816,170
  Five or More Family 12 106 $10,219,708
  Total

1,453 1,574 $302,597,095


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Grand Junction City, CO): $33,152
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Grand Junction City): $114,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Grand Junction City): $496
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Utility Gas: 81.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 15.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.2%
Other Fuel: 0.9%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Grand Junction City, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Grand Junction City, Colorado

Home Care Of The Grand Valley


     Address: 1131 N 21st St, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/6/1981

Community Hospital Home Health Services


     Address: 2021 North 12th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/15/1997

Rocky Mountain Nurses, Inc.


     Address: 2478 Patterson Rd #10, Grand Junction, Colorado 81505
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/6/1996

Interim Healthcare Of Western Colorado Inc


     Address: 2764 Compass Drive, #225, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/19/1995

Hilltop Community Resources


     Address: 1405 Wellington Ave, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/9/1981

Rocky Mountain Health Plans


     Address: 2784 Crossroads Blvd, Grand Junction, Colorado 81502
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/4/1995

Hospitals Close To Grand Junction City, Colorado

St Mary's Hospital And Medical Center


     Address: 2635 N 7th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Community Hospital


     Address: 2021 N 12th St, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Delta County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1501 E 3rd Street, Delta, Colorado 81416
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Montrose Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 S 3rd St, Montrose, Colorado 81401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Grand River Medical Center


     Address: 501 Airport Road, Rifle, Colorado 81650
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Grand Junction City, Colorado

Larchwood Inns


     Address: 2845 North 15th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%

Mesa Manor Care Center


     Address: 2901 North 12th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 94%

La Villa Grande Care Center


     Address: 2501 Little Bookcliff Drive, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Eagle Ridge At Grand Valley


     Address: 2425 Teller Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Mantey Heights Rehabilitation & Care Center


     Address: 2825 Patterson Road, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Grand Junction City, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 434 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Grand Junction City, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 12,700
    Disabled Workers: 2,100
    Widowers Workers: 1,785
    Spouses Workers: 1,040
    Children Workers: 1,090


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Grand Junction City, Colorado


Charges


Parking Facilities: $181,000
Parks & Recreation: $5,267,000
Sewerage: $7,078,000
Solid Waste Management: $2,440,000
All Other: $7,431,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $3,802,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $585,000
All Other: $220,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $403,000
Highways: $1,519,000
All Other: $2,571,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $5,386,000
Highways: $172,000
All Other: $635,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $6,415,000
Fire Protection: $8,374,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $708,000
Central Staff Services: $2,639,000
General Public Buildings: $696,000
Regular Highways: $13,978,000
Housing & Community Development: $2,038,000
Parking Facilities: $258,000
Parks & Recreation: $10,825,000
Police Protection: $15,341,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $214,000
Sewerage: $5,278,000
Solid Waste Management: $2,341,000
General - Other: $1,494,000
Water Utilities: $3,163,000


Construction


General Public Buildings: $99,000
Regular Highways: $4,868,000
Parks & Recreation: $439,000
Sewerage: $2,759,000
Water Utilities: $1,433,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $7,000
Fire Protection: $395,000
Regular Highways: $13,449,000
Parking Facilities: $9,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,041,000
Police Protection: $336,000
Sewerage: $131,000
General - Other: $968,000
Water Utilities: $58,000


General


Interest On Debt: $3,366,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $104,000


Tax


Property: $6,050,000
Total General Sales: $36,511,000
Public Utilities: $2,009,000
Other Selective Sales: $929,000
Motor Vehicle License: $193,000
Other License: $120,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $2,771,000
Property Sale Other: $247,000
Interest Earnings: $3,758,000
Fines & Forfeits: $767,000
Rents: $179,000
General Revenue, Nec: $1,019,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $3,672,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $36,917,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $57,804,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $42,843,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,759,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $62,781,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $3,200,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $64,540,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $3,200,000


(updated 2006)



Mesa County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 31.61%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.12%
  • Other 1.26%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Grand Junction City, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Mesa County, CO

8.52 % of Mesa County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $42,805

Colorado Average 10.77 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,588

Colorado Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Mesa County, CO (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Garfield County , CO 0.51 % ($48,260 AGI )
  • Delta County , CO 0.30 % ($33,014 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.26 % ($42,254 AGI )

Relocation away from Mesa County, CO

6.09 % of Mesa County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,794

Colorado Average 10.03 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,941

Colorado Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Mesa County, CO (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Garfield County , CO 0.32 % ($36,248 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.20 % ($30,568 AGI )
  • Montrose County , CO 0.20 % ($34,978 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Colorado

Low Bracket: $0 (4.63%)
High Bracket: $0 (4.63%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Colorado

2.90%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Grand Junction City, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Grand Junction City, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
09/10/2003, 01:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Grand Junction City, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Grand Junction City, Colorado

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 2 0 3 0 5 0 2 2 2 2
    per 100,000 2 0 0 4 0 6 0 10 0 3 3 3 3
Rape 20 19 34 41 23 37 36 46 39 42 74 52 63
    per 100,000 46 43 78 91 51 80 76 94 78 71 124 87 105
Robbery 26 18 17 17 32 39 31 29 49 28 37 29 48
    per 100,000 60 41 39 38 71 84 66 59 98 47 62 49 80
Assault 123 114 182 213 244 209 223 208 142 134 144 169 149
    per 100,000 285 259 417 475 538 453 472 426 283 227 242 284 248
Burglary 468 372 513 556 542 440 327 365 377 333 379 308 298
    per 100,000 1,085 846 1,177 1,239 1,196 953 692 747 751 564 636 518 495
Larceny Theft 2,788 1,952 2,561 2,410 2,583 2,176 2,033 1,960 2,120 1,734 2,070 2,295 2,141
    per 100,000 6,465 4,437 5,875 5,370 5,700 4,715 4,304 4,011 4,224 2,938 3,474 3,856 3,558
Vehicle Theft 137 142 162 189 235 234 172 176 141 100 139 130 113
    per 100,000 318 323 372 421 519 507 364 360 281 169 233 218 188
Arson 33 28 37 21 21 26 35 51 22 9 24 18 26
    per 100,000 77 64 85 47 46 56 74 104 44 15 40 30 43
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
43 38 58 68 75 72 73 72 58 52 64 63 66
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
857 624 818 794 845 719 642 638 665 544 653 688 645
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
450 331 438 431 460 396 357 355 361 298 359 375 355


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Colorado

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,381 9,125 11,369 9,961 6,950 10,980 14,666 15,240 16,098 16,471


(updated 2014)



Jails in Grand Junction City, Colorado


  • Mesa County


    636 South Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81502
    Capacity: 72
    Confined: 184
    Avg. Population: 179
    Year Built: 1999

  • Mesa County Detention Facility


    215 Rice Street, Grand Junction, CO 81502
    Confined: 416


(updated 2006)



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