Gunnison is a very small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 3,291 people and just one neighborhood, Gunnison is the 96th largest community in Utah.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gunnison is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gunnison is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gunnison who work in teaching (12.36%), office and administrative support (11.64%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (10.55%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Gunnison’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One of the benefits of Gunnison is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.53 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.