Gunnison, Colorado

Population 5,892

Gunnison is located in Gunnison County, CO. The population is 5,892, making Gunnison the largest city in Gunnison County.

There are 4 public schools in Gunnison with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Gunnison is low , and there are 9 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Gunnison is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Gunnison property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Gunnison include Crested Butte, Pitkin and Mount Crested Butte.

Gunnison Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 11%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 46.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 42.7%

Crime Rate

34.03% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 120
  • Violent Crimes: 299
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 75
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

11.36% Higher than national avg.
  • 9 offenders in Gunnison
  • 15.27 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

100 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 92


Low 2.1%
  • Colorado unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Gunnison, CO and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Gunnison's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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7 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Gunnison, CO issued 7 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Gunnison, CO issued 12 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $934
  • 1 Bedroom: $940
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,198
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,700
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,050

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Environmental Hazards

100 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Gunnison, CO has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.6 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 21.27°
  • February 21.58°
  • March 32.35°
  • April 39.03°
  • May 48.08°
  • June 60.6°
  • July 63.9°
  • August 65.7°
  • September 56.97°
  • October 44.63°
  • November 32.2°
  • December 22.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Gunnison, CO

Gunnison, CO has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Gunnison, CO has no risk of hurricanes.
Gunnison, CO has a very low risk of hail storms.
Gunnison, CO has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Gunnison, CO: $36,094


Unemployment in Gunnison is 2.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.65%
White Collar - 48.35%


State Representatives

  • Gov. John Hickenlooper
  • Sen. Michael F. Bennet
  • Sen. Cory Gardner

City Representatives

  • Scott Tipton

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

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25 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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