Crested Butte Gunnison County, Colorado

Crested Butte: Home Rule Municipality in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States


Crested Butte is a city located in the county of Gunnison in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,487. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,682 inhabitants.

Crested Butte Quick Facts

Population : 1,682 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Gunnison County
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 8,907 feet / 2715 meters
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 23:29:21 (27th January 2022)
Postal code : 81224
Population growth : 11.59% (2010-2020)
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Crested Butte is located at 38°52'11"N 106°59'16"W (38.8697100, -106.9878200).

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The population of Crested Butte increased by 11.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,487 - census
2011 1,498 0.73% estimation process
2012 1,507 0.6% estimation process
2013 1,521 0.92% estimation process
2014 1,544 1.49% estimation process
2015 1,582 2.4% estimation process
2016 1,613 1.92% estimation process
2017 1,659 2.77% estimation process
2018 1,691 1.89% estimation process
2019 1,723 1.86% estimation process
2020 1,682 -2.44% estimation process

Crested Butte zip code is 81224. County name: Gunnison, County fips: 08051

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People born in Crested Butte (1)

American television personality Heidi Montag was born in Crested Butte

Schools in Crested Butte

College & universities near Crested Butte, CO

Code Name City ZIP
128391 Western Colorado University Gunnison (CO) 81231

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Crested Butte, CO

Code Name Address Type
GUN Gunnison-Downtown, CO 905 North Main Street BUS
GNW Gunnison-Western State Univ, CO 400 North Colorado Street \r\n BUS
BUV Buena Vista, CO 27318 County Road 314 BUS
GSC Glenwood Springs 413 7th Street RAIL
PSG Poncha Springs, CO 6250 US Highway 285 BUS

Post offices near Crested Butte

Post Office Name City ZIP
Crested Bu Post Office Crested Butte (CO) 81224

Other cities in Gunnison County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Gunnison County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Gunnison 6,840 County seat of Gunnison County, Colorado, United States
Mount Crested Butte 893 City in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States of America
Marble 140 Town in Colorado, United States
Pitkin 70 City in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Crested Butte distances to largest Colorado cities