Gunnison is located in west Colorado. Gunnison is part of Gunnison County. Gunnison has 3.23 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Gunnison population is 5,927, which has grown 9.58% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 20.84% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Gunnison median household income is $40,723 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 58.04% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.94% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Gunnison median house value is $216,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 50.94% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 43.70% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Gunnison is better than the state average in quality. The Gunnison area code is 970.