Municipality Kranjska Gora, which is part of the Gorenjska statistical region, measures 256 km2; this ranks it 17th among Slovene municipalities.
Statistical data for 2012 reveal the following:
In the middle of 2012 about 5,350 people (about 2,650 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 lower than the number of deaths, which means that natural increase per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -3.6 (in Slovenia 1.3). The number of people who moved from the municipality was the same as the number of people who moved into the municipality, so net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was zero. The sum of natural increase and net migration per 1,000 population in the municipality was negative. It was -3.6 (in Slovenia 1.6).
The mean age of people in Kranjska Gora was 45.5 years, which was higher than the national average (42).
As in most Slovene municipalities, in Kranjska Gora the number of old people was higher than the number of young people: there were 176 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 206 children or 81% of all children aged 1–5, which was more than the national average of 75%. In the school year 2012/2013 basic schools in Kranjska Gora were attended by about 340 pupils, while various upper secondary schools were attended by about 150 pupils. There were 50 students and 8 graduates per 1,000 people in the municipality; in Slovenia the averages were 47 per 1,000 and 10 per 1,000, respectively.
Among people aged 15–64 (i.e. working age population) about 56% were persons in employment (i.e. persons in paid employment or self-employed persons), which is less than the national average of 57%.
The registered unemployment rate was 8.6%, which is less than the national average (12%). In contrast to most Slovene municipalities, more men than women were unemployed.
In Kranjska Gora, average monthly gross earnings per person employed by legal persons were about 14% lower than the annual average of monthly earnings for Slovenia; and net earnings about 11% lower.
In 2012, there were 714 dwellings per 1,000 population. About 53% of dwellings had at least three rooms. Average size of dwellings in the municipality was 76 m2.
About every other person in Kranjska Gora had a car (53 passenger cars per 100 population); cars in this municipality were on average 8 years old.
In 2012, 396 kg of municipal waste per person was collected in Kranjska Gora, which is 69 kg more than on average in Slovenia.