Grand County CO Information


Grand County Subdivisions

Grand County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 14,769
Population in Households 14,547
Population in Familes 10,969
Population in Group Qrtrs 222
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 6,472
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 3,958
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,236 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,316 (26.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,156 (13.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,764 (60.1%)
Median Home Value $307,833
Average Home Value $355,329


Median Household Income $55,778
Average Household Income $69,515
Per Capita Income $30,690
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% 0.22%
Households 0.01% 0.29%
Families -0.03% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Grand County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grand County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 33 50th
Population Density1 # 36 45th
Diversity Index2 # 51 22nd
Median Household Income # 25 63rd
Per Capita Income # 24 64th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.