Facts & Figures
Grand County, Colorado offers wide opportunity for business growth.
As one of Colorado’s largest counties, we’re home to several towns, Granby, Grand Lake, Hot Sulphur Springs, Kremmling, Parshall, Tabernash, Fraser, and Winter Park.
In addition to the visitors we attract, our diverse communities support local, and national businesses!
Our schools may have some of the most beautiful campuses in the State of Colorado thanks to the generosity of our community. A District Mission states: As a result of our efforts, students will graduate as self-reliant and productive citizens, prepared to pursue their careers of choice through further education or training.
Mountain living means healthy living, and grand County continues to expand and improve our network of facilities and providers. For more info, see: http://www.co.grand.co.us/Nurse/guide.html
We are working on this information and an exciting new tool. Stay tuned for more details!
Taxes and Incentives
Colorado was recently ranked as the 15th most tax-friendly state.
Grand County Demographics
Grand County is growing! In fact, U.S. Census data shows over 19% growth since 2000.
|Census 2010 Data||2010||2000||# Chg||% Chg|
|Hispanic or Latino (of any race)||1,116||543||573||105.5%|
|Not Hispanic or Latino||13,727||11,899||1,828||15.4%|
|Households with children under 18 yrs||1,664||1,496||168||11.2%|
|Households with seniors (over 65 yrs)||1,090||663||427||64.4%|
|Average household size||2.3||2.37||-0.1||-4.6%|
|Total housing units||16,061||10,894||5,167||47.4%|
|Occupied housing units||6,469||5,075||1,394||27.5%|
|Vacant housing units||9,592||5,819||3,773||64.8%|
|For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use||8,273||4,783||3,490||73.0%|
|Owner-occupied housing units||4,457||3,461||996||28.8%|
|Renter-occupied housing units|
|source: Census 2010, 2000 Data|
|American Community Survey Data (2006-2010 5-yr estimates)||2006-10 5-Yr Estimates|
|Graduate or Professional Degree||7.4%|
|Total Labor Force||8,930|
|Top Five Industries:|
|2- Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation & Food Service||17.2%|
|3 – Retail Trade||12.9%|
|4 -Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Rental & Leasing||9.3%|
|5 – Educational Services, Healthcare, Social Assistance||8.0%|
|Class of Worker:|
|Private wage and salary worker||75.4%|
|Unpaid family worker||0.0%|
|Median Household Income||$ 60,433|
|Per Capita Income||$ 30,055|
|source: U.S. Census, American Community Survey 2006-2010 Estimates|
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