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Community Profile

Community Profile

Why Boulder?

Boulder is home to a dynamic business environment and vibrant community of entrepreneurs, athletes, artists, students, scientists, and families. Enjoying miles of trails and bike paths, top notch schools and research facilities, and close proximity to both the city of Denver and world class ski areas, Boulder cultivates a unique mix of both playing and working hard.

Boulder Market Profile

Summaries of recent data on Boulder's economy including population and demographic characteristics, employment and job growth, top industries and employers, retail sales, commercial and residential real estate trends, venture capital investment, and tourism are published by the Boulder Economic Council

Economic Indicators

Quarterly reports of key economic indicators including employment, real estate, retail sales, venture capital investment and more are published by the Boulder Economic Council


The city provides a variety of map resources, ranging from transit and trail maps, to interactive GIS maps and school district maps.


“Boulder is an extraordinary city with a unique and rich culture that combines a focus on technology innovation and environmental sustainability.”
                         -- Leo Bannon, Executive Vice President, Global Operations, RealD