Gunnison County is located in west-central Colorado. The County Seat is Gunnison and the largest city is Gunnison. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.gunnisoncounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 15,725 and the 2010 census population was 15,324. The land area is 3,239.10 square miles and there are 4.7 persons per square mile.
94.6% of the population is White, 0.5% is Black or African American, 9.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.7% is Asian, 2.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.7% is two or more races. 93.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 54.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $329,500, there are 6,293 households, an average of 2.27 persons per household. The per capita income is $27,654, the median household income is $52,332, and 17.7% of the persons in Gunnison County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 3,300. Retail sales (in $1000) were $211,576, and sales per capita were $14,116. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 21.3%.
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