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People

Total Population 6,685
Male Share of the Population 54.6%
Female Share of the Population 45.4%
Senior Citizens 5.7%
Employed Population 16+ 4,187
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 55.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 28.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $87,708
% Above Poverty Level 95.4%
% Below Poverty Level 4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.7%
% Using Public Transportation 1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 16%
Median Gross Rent $1,201
Median House Value $319,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 38.7%
US/American 0%
English 4.9%
Irish 6.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Gypsum Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 92 miles W of Boulder, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 104 miles W of Denver, Colorado
County Eagle
Standard Zip Codes 81637
Phone Area Codes 970
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.646
Longitude -106.951

Gypsum Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station EAGLE AP
Distance 1.8 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 35 F
Apr Temp 27 to 59 F
Jul Temp 47 to 86 F
Oct Temp 27 to 64 F
Annual Precip 10.7 inches
Station MEREDITH
Distance 22.2 miles
Jan Temp 1 to 33 F
Apr Temp 21 to 49 F
Jul Temp 40 to 79 F
Oct Temp 23 to 59 F
Annual Precip 16.3 inches
Station VAIL
Distance 31.2 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 26 F
Apr Temp 22 to 47 F
Jul Temp 40 to 75 F
Oct Temp 23 to 53 F
Annual Precip 20.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Gypsum, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Dotsero (81637)

Sweetwater (81637)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Basalt 3,791 $95,089
Carbondale 6,516 $71,267
Eagle 6,553 $79,961
Glenwood Springs 9,756 $61,691
Marble 150 $83,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Gypsum High Schools

EAGLE VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
641 VALLEY ROAD
970-328-8960
Serves 614 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17

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