Municipality Kranjska Gora, which is part of the Gorenjska statistical region, measures 256 km2; this ranks it 17th among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2009 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2009 about 5,300 people (about 2,600 men and 2,700 women) were living in the municipality, which ranks Kranjska Gora 97th among Slovene municipalities. The population density was 21 people per square kilometre, which was lower than the national average of 101 people per square kilometre.
The number of live births was higher than the number of deaths, which means that natural increase per 1,000 population in the muncipality was positive. It was 1.7 (in Slovenia 1.5). The number of people who moved from the municipality was higher than the number of people who moved into the municipality, so net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -11.1. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -9.4 (in Slovenia 7.2).
The mean age of people in Kranjska Gora was 44.0 years, which was higher than the national average (41.4 years).
As in most Slovene municipalities, in Kranjska Gora the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 163 people, aged 65 or more, per 100 people aged 0–14. This ratio shows that the value of the ageing index was higher than the national average of 118. It also shows that the mean age of people in Kranjska Gora is growing more rapidly than in Slovenia as a whole. Data by sex show that the ageing index for women was in all Slovene municipalities higher than the ageing index for men. In Kranjska Gora – as in most Slovene municipalities – more women were 65+ years old than 14 or less; for men the situation was the same.
Kranjska Gora had 3 kindergartens. They were attended by 159 children or 72% of all children aged 1–5, which was the same as the national average. In the school year 2009/10 elementary schools in Kranjska Gora were attended by about 330 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 190 pupils. There were 50 students and 6 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 56 per 1,000 and 9 per 1,000, respectively.
Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 58% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is less than the national average of 61%.
The registered unemployment rate was 6.2%, which is less than the national average (9.1%). As in most Slovene municipalities, more women than men were unemployed.
In Kranjska Gora, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 8% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 7% lower.
Every 50th person in the municipality was receiving at least one financial social assistance. In Slovenia as a whole every 23rd person received at least one financial social assistance.
The value of gross investment in new fixed assets in the municipality (EUR 4,024 per capita) was higher than the national average (EUR 2,564 per capita).
In 2009, there were 664 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 49% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 74 m2.
About every other person in Kranjska Gora had a car (53 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 7 years old.
In tourist accommodations in the municipality around 145,300 arrivals and 454,500 overnight stays of tourist were recorded, which is approximately 4.9% of all arrivals and 5.0% of all overnight stays of tourists in Slovenia.
In 2009, 530 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Kranjska Gora, which is 126 kg more than on average in Slovenia.