Rifle is located in west Colorado. Rifle is between the Garfield, Rio Blanco county. Rifle has 5.61 square miles of land area and 0.07 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rifle population is 9,397, which has grown 38.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 20.84% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rifle median household income is $52,539 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.94% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 25.94% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rifle median house value is $208,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 44.47% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 43.70% and is lower 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 Rifle is worse than the state average in quality. The Rifle area code is 970.