City & County of Broomfield

Nestled in one of the nation’s strongest metropolitan economies, Broomfield is home to global powerhouse corporations, start-ups who are ready to stand-up, and homegrown companies leading the way in all sectors of innovation. Broomfield is located equidistant between Denver and Boulder. Located within a 15 mile drive to four major education hubs and home to corporate headquarters, tech companies and thriving small business, Broomfield is central to the business networks of the future. 

We are a community connected.  Connected by our residents, 7000 acres of open space, high speed internet, global companies, and a multimodal transportation network, Broomfield offers access to Denver, Boulder and the world.

Metro Denver

As a fast-growing region, Metro Denver is a dynamic location where companies can easily attract highly skilled workers and expand their operations.

Consistently ranked as one of the fastest-growing areas in the nation, Metro Denver showed a 1.4 percent population growth rate beetween 2002 and 2012. More impressive facts about Metro Denver and Colorado's demographics:
  • Colorado was the third-fastest growing state in 2013 (U.S. Census Bureau, 2014)
  • Metro Denver is a top-10 metro area for largest relocation of young workers from 2007-2012 (Forbes, 2013)
  • Colorado ranks No. 1 for labor prospects (Forbes, 2013)
  • Colorado is the nation’s second-most highly educated state for residents (37 percent) with a bachelor’s degree or higher (U.S. Census Bureau, 2013)
  • Colorado has the nation’s lowest obesity rate and is No. 1 for physical activity (Trust for America’s Health, 2013; Kaiser State Health Facts, 2013)

National Rankings

  • 9th best place to live in the USA according to Money Magazine.
  • One of the Top 10 best housing markets in the USA.
  • 2000 new multifamily units under construction.
  • Top 5 U.S. Counties with the highest number of companies per capita; With over 300 days of sunshine, 7000 acres of Broomfield open space and world famous recreation in Colorado, our quality of life is incomparable.
  • The Denver-Aurora-Broomfield area ranked 5th out of the 50 largest U.S. metropolitan areas as healthiest places in the country according to a study by NerdWallet.
  • Colorado is ranked first for growth in the startup job sector.
  • Colorado ranked second for population 25+ with bachelor's degree or higher.
  • The Denver-Aurora-Broomfield area ranked 9th out of the 75 largest U.S. metros as the best places for STEM graduates, according to a study by NerdWallet

Did You Know?

Broomfield is one of two city and county governments in Colorado, and only one of 40 in the entire U.S.

Broomfield's 7000 acres of open space and world famous recreation thrives in Colorado's over 300 days of sunshine.