Boulder County has among the nation’s most educated population, one of the highest concentrations of advanced technology workers, world-class research facilities including the state’s flagship university, the University of Colorado Boulder, and more than a dozen major federal research facilities.
The area is known for its scenic beauty and award-winning quality of life. Boulder County has more than 45,000 acres of open space representing diverse and distinctive environments. Area residents enjoy excellent schools, high-quality healthcare, earth-friendly policies, and a remarkable variety of cultural, dining, shopping, and entertainment choices.
Located in the northwest Metro Denver area, the county includes a wide range of urban, suburban, and rural settings and offers a diverse range of business locations. Major industries in Boulder County include aerospace, biotech, information technology, manufacturing, natural and organic products, outdoor recreation, professional and technical services, renewable energy, and tourism.
*City located in multiple counties