|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Grand Junction is 66,964. Grand Junction, Colorado is the 564th largest city in the US.
Grand Junction is located entirely in Mesa County.
The current population of Grand Junction (66,964) is it's peak population.
Grand Junction has grown 46.6% since the 2000. Grand Junction, Colorado is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Grand Junction has a population density of 1,532.4 people per square mile.
|563||Schenectady, New York||66,990||8.4%|
|564||Grand Junction, Colorado||66,964||46.6%|
|566||Idaho Falls, Idaho||66,898||30.8%|
|569||Palo Alto, California||66,680||13.8%|
The total voting age population of Grand Junction, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 47,988. The voting age population is 48.0% male and 52.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.2% of the residents of Grand Junction are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Grand Junction are 92.8% White, 2.4% Two or more races, 1.7% Other, 1.2% Asian, 1.1% Black, 0.6% American Indian and 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 17.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Grand Junction, 15.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.7%. On a per-household basis, 10.5% of families are below the poverty line in Grand Junction.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.2% of Grand Junction residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Grand Junction residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 34.7% have a bachelor's degree and 12.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Grand Junction residents aged 5 and older, 8.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Grand Junction is 6.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Grand Junction, 16.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Grand Junction is $52,504.
In Grand Junction, 58.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.9% of housing units in Grand Junction.
Of all the housing units in Grand Junction, 8.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Grand Junction, 28.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Grand Junction is $935.
In Grand Junction, 85.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.