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2 nd
highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
5 th
Best state for business & careers
4 th
Ranking on the clean tech leadership index
6 th
Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
5 th
Ranking for most entrepreneurial states
4 th
4th in the US for job growth
3 rd
Best place for businesses & careers - Denver
1 st
most economically competitive state
4 th
4th, US Clean Tech Leadership Index
1 st
Fastest growing economy
2 nd
Most highly educated state
2 nd
For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
5 th
5th for number of wind power related jobs
1 st
Boulder's ranking for strongest housing market
7 th
best state on Gallup's well-being index
Majestic national forests
Colorado has 42 state parks
Awe-inspiring mountain ranges
Spectacular ski areas and resorts
1 st
Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
Breathtaking scenic & historic byways
7 th
7th in quality of life

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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.