Photos: Nine Best Colorado Counties to Land a Tech Job

Additional photos and more below.
Additional photos and more below.
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Last month, we shared a roster of the ten best U.S. cities for tech jobs — including one city from Colorado.

But what are the best places for tech jobs within Colorado?

The folks at FindtheBest.com have the answers, with specific data on the nine Colorado counties that placed highest, plus a heat map that offers details on all the rest with just a click.

No surprise that the county that encompasses the city on the previous list topped this one — but some of the other selections are more surprising.

Check out the photo-illustrated top nine below, featuring FindtheBest.com facts and figures, followed by the heat map.

Larimer County.
Larimer County.
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Number 9: Larimer County
Tech Rating: 86.1
Ecosystem Score: 83.0
Tech Employees: 81.3
Density: 8.8 tech companies per capita

Custer County.
Custer County.
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Number 8: Custer County
Tech Rating: 86.2
Ecosystem Score: 87.0
Tech Employees: 80.6
Density: 7.1 tech companies per capita

Jefferson County.
Jefferson County.
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Number 7: Jefferson County
Tech Rating: 87.0
Ecosystem Score: 84.3
Tech Employees: 81.5
Density: 10.5 tech companies per capita

Arapahoe County.
Arapahoe County.
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Number 6: Arapahoe County
Tech Rating: 87.2
Ecosystem Score: 84.6
Tech Employees: 83.1
Density: 10.3 tech companies per capita

Denver County.
Denver County.
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Number 5: Denver County
Tech Rating: 87.7
Ecosystem Score: 85.5
Tech Employees: 82.8
Density: 11.3 tech companies per capita

Douglas County.
Douglas County.
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Number 4: Douglas County
Tech Rating: 88.7
Ecosystem Score: 86.5
Tech Employees: 82.2
Density: 14.3 tech companies per capita

Pitkin County.
Pitkin County.
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Number 3: Pitkin County
Tech Rating: 88.9
Ecosystem Score: 91.2
Tech Employees: 82.8
Density: 11.6 tech companies per capita

Broomfield County.
Broomfield County.
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Number 2: Broomfield County
Tech Rating: 91.5
Ecosystem Score: 88.4
Tech Employees: 901.1
Density: 17 tech companies per capita

Boulder County.
Boulder County.
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Number 1: Boulder County
Tech Rating: 93.3
Ecosystem Score: 93.3
Tech Employees: 84.3
Density: 23.4 tech companies per capita
Tech Hubs Colorado | FindTheHome

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