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Ranking on the clean tech leadership index
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4th in the US for job growth
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for small business job gains
2 nd
highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
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Ranking for most entrepreneurial states
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best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
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Top state for “talent pipeline”
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Best state to make a living
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For state technology and science index
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for early-stage venture capital investment
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For population 25+ with bachelor degree or higher
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best state for labor supply
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Denver's ranking on "Best cities for job seekers"
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Boulder's ranking for strongest housing market
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7th in quality of life
Scenic & historic trains
Magnificent national parks
Majestic national forests
Spectacular ski areas and resorts
Awe-inspiring mountain ranges
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Largest US state by acreage (104,093.57 Acres)
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move

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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.