StatisticGrand JunctionColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)1,5435691
Median age34.736.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%45%43%
Speak English92%83%79%
Speak Spanish6%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Grand Junction is 2655% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Grand Junction is 5% lower than Colorado
  • In Grand Junction 92.35% of the population is White
  • In Grand Junction 0.98% of the population is Black
  • In Grand Junction 0.81% of the population is Asian

Compare Grand Junction, CO Demographics


      Grand Junction population breakdown by race

      RaceGrand JunctionColoradoNational
      American Indian0.73%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.28%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race2.67%3.43%3.06%
      Other race2.18%4.18%4.75%
      In Grand Junction, 16.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Grand Junction age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Grand Junction, CO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).