Learn about Gunnison, Utah. Below you can find community information, including vital statistics, information on local schools as well as resources for finding real estate listings and homes for sale in Gunnison.

Gunnison Utah MapGunnision is a history community with many historic regions and buildings. Today many of Gunnison’s historic sites and buildings are gone now, but several important ones remain, including the 1899 city hall, 1909 Gunnison Valley Bank (with a compatible addition), the 1921-23 high school, Hermansen’s Roller Mills, the rare Beaux-Arts style Star Theatre, and many impressive residences. Considered together with the newer buildings, the town’s architecture conveys a strong sense of the community’s past and present.

Demographics:

  • Population (year 2000): 2,394. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,700 (+12.8% change)
  • Males: 1,589 (66.4%), Females: 805 (33.6%)
  • Median resident age: 32.1 years
  • Median household income: $33,147 (year 2000)
  • Median house value: $94,700 (year 2000)

Public high school in Gunnison:

  • GUNNISON VALLEY HIGH (Students: 322; Location: 35 E 600 S; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Gunnison:

  • GUNNISON VALLEY ELEM SCH (Students: 461; Location: 682 S MAIN; Grades: PK – 05)
  • GUNNISON VALLEY MIDDLE (Students: 245; Location: 271 E 600 S; Grades: 06 – 08)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gunnison:

  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 22 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,632)
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 78 miles; OREM, UT; FT enrollment: 14,182)