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Grand Junction City, Colorado Housing Analysis

   (County: Mesa County)

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(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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