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What Bert Has To Say About Grand Junction Metro Area

Grand Junction is a small but rapidly growing town on the western desert slopes of the Rockies. It has become “discovered,” first as a pleasant alternative to Colorado Front Range hustle and bustle, particularly for retirees, more recently from migrants from all over the West. The climate is sunnier, drier, and generally more pleasant than other Colorado metropolitan areas and it has a well-preserved, western-town flavor.


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    The unemployment rate in Grand Junction is 7.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Grand Junction jobs have Decreased by 1.37 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Grand Junction's cost of living is 0.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Grand Junction's population is 60,358 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 107.89 percent.
    Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Grand Junction is $187,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.60%.
    Grand Junction public schools spend $8,142 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Grand Junction.

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GJ was a beautiful place to live. Live there for most of my life and was easy to get around. Seemed behind times at times though, but small cities can do... (Read More)



Nice area but.....

My husband and I visit Grand Junction and the area frequently during the summer months. It is a wonderful place to relax and there are lots of outdoor activities. ... (Read More)



Terrible job market

Everything else about Junction is great but you can't make money here. I've been working as a Production Manager 6 years, IT Technician 4 years, System Administrator 4... (Read More)



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