Population density (sq mi)1,4645691
Median age25.336.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)33%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English87%83%79%
Speak Spanish11%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Gunnison is 2514% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Gunnison is 30% lower than Colorado
  • In Gunnison 95.79% of the population is White
  • In Gunnison 1.45% of the population is Black
  • In Gunnison 0.25% of the population is Asian

Compare Gunnison, CO Demographics


      Gunnison population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.58%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race0.84%3.43%3.06%
      Other race1.10%4.18%4.75%
      In Gunnison, 18.7% 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

      Gunnison age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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