Economic Development

Renowned for its outdoor recreation and beauty, Glenwood Springs, Colo., sits at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers. The city is conveniently located at the intersection of Interstate 70 and Highway 82, and serves as a regional center for amenities. Goals supported by economic development include maintaining the city's role as a regional center, promoting sustainable economic diversity, encouraging diverse businesses and industries to locate to the community, and continuing to encourage the development of affordable and attainable housing, especially multi-family and rental units.

Economic Development Brochure

Economic Development brochure

Local Incentives

The City of Glenwood Springs offers a sales tax rebate to offset the costs of certain City imposed fees for qualifying businesses:
  1. Jennifer Ooton

    Assistant City Manager, Economic & Community Dev
    Phone: 970-384-6404

Glenwood Springs: Moving Forward Together U.S. EPA Area Wide Plan

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Glenwood Springs  
Median Household Income $61,044
Mean Household Income $77,254
Number of Households 4,333

Source: American FactFinder, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, U.S. Census Bureau