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Population Growth

Colorado’s population growth is slowing, and that could spell economic trouble down the road

Source: Aldo Svaldi of the Denver Post While Colorado leads the country in some areas (like housing prices), the birth rate isn't one of them. While the national birth rate is hovering around 1.8 births per woman, Colorado women are falling behind at 1.7. Why does this matter? To keep the population stable (and prevent things like labor shortages [...]

New Census data: See How Denver’s Population Growth Compares to Other Large Metros

Source: Rebecca Troyer of the Denver Business Journal The Denver metro area saw another jump in population, by an estimated 1.53% from 2017 to 2018. This data probably does not raise any eyebrows of anyone commuting to work on I-25. Greeley, CO, came in at No. 7 for fastest growth of metro’s nationwide. Dive into the full article below for a c[...]