Gypsum, Colorado

Gypsum: Town of the United States

About

Gypsum is a town located in the county of Eagle in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,477. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,304 inhabitants.

Gypsum locator map
Location of Gypsum on Colorado map.

Quick Facts about Gypsum

Population : 7,304 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Eagle County
Postal code : 81637
Phone Area Codes : 970
Water as percent of area : 0.68%
Land as percent of area : 99.32%
Altitude : 6,312 feet / 1924 meters
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 11:29:19 (17th July 2024)
Population growth : 11.32% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Gypsum is located at 39°38'49"N 106°57'6"W (39.6469300, -106.9517100).

Gypsum map

Demographics

The population of Gypsum increased by 11.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,477 - census
2011 6,515 0.58% estimation process
2012 6,548 0.5% estimation process
2013 6,709 2.4% estimation process
2014 6,834 1.83% estimation process
2015 6,947 1.63% estimation process
2016 7,079 1.86% estimation process
2017 7,129 0.7% estimation process
2018 7,334 2.8% estimation process
2019 7,375 0.56% estimation process
2020 7,304 -0.97% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 67,789
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 63,622
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 6.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 66,105
April 1, 2010 Population : 63,632
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 18.4%
People over 65 (%) : 16.2%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 34.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 40.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 1.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 33.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 20.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,350
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 40.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.2%

Gypsum zip code is 81637. County name: Eagle, County fips: 08037

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $844,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,938
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $552
2015-2019 median gross rent : $2,105
2015-2019 Households : 21,330
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.12
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 316,221
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 402,443
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,133,417
2012 total retail sales per capita : $17,292
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $105,459
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $42,962
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,590
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,139
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,725
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,138
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,080
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 342
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,937
2010 population per square mile : 6,961.4
2010 land area in square miles : 9.14
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $237,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,339
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $341
2015-2019 median gross rent : $935
2015-2019 Households : 26,282
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.26
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 218,725
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 963,200
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 382,753
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,749,583
2012 total retail sales per capita : $29,209
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $52,504
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $30,452
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 7,389
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,717
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,073
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 499
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,151
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 514
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,162
2010 population per square mile : 1,532.4
2010 land area in square miles : 38.22

Schools in Gypsum

College & universities near Gypsum, CO

Code Name City ZIP
126711 Colorado Mountain College Glenwood Springs (CO) 81601-0233

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gypsum, CO

Code Name Address Type
GSC Glenwood Springs 413 7th Street RAIL
VAI Vail, Colorado 241 South Frontage Road East BUS
FSC Frisco, Colorado 1010 Meadow Drive BUS
FRP Fairplay, CO 620 US Highway 285 BUS
GRA Granby 438 Railroad Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Gypsum

Post Office Name City ZIP
Gypsum Post Office Gypsum (CO) 81637

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  • Gypsum , Kansas city in Saline County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 391 people.

Other cities in Eagle County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Eagle County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Edwards 10,266 Location in Colorado, USA
Avon 6,952 Home Rule Municipality that is a town in Eagle County, Colorado, United States
Eagle 6,911 Human settlement in Eagle County, Colorado, United States of America
Vail 5,489 Home Rule Municipality in Eagle County, Colorado, United States
Basalt 4,183 Town of the United States
El Jebel 3,801 Census designated place
Minturn 1,147 Town in Eagle County, Colorado, United States
Red Cliff 300 Human settlement in Eagle County, Colorado, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Gypsum distances to largest Colorado cities