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CO has one of the nation’s most educated, technically savvy workforces

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4 th
for early-stage venture capital investment
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For state technology and science index
2 nd
best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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Fastest growing economy
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4th, US Clean Tech Leadership Index
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CO has 4 of the top 10 cities for tech startups  
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most economically competitive state
6 th
Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
4 th
4th in the US for job growth
5 th
Best state for business & careers
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For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
2 nd
Most highly educated state
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best state for labor supply
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Spectacular ski areas and resorts
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Colorado has 42 state parks
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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Breathtaking scenic & historic byways
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Rivers’ headwaters begin here
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Largest US state by acreage (104,093.57 Acres)
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Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
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Scenic & historic trains
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7th in quality of life
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best state on Gallup's well-being index

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CDBG-DR Recover CO grants & loans for biz's

Applications for the second round of funding for the Recover Colorado Business Grant and Loan program are now available.