Boulder countys population increased an average of

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Unformatted text preview: ounty continues to experience steady population growth, above-average employment growth and income, and below-average unemployment. Boulder County’s population increased an average of 0.86% a year over the past decade. Year-to-year comparisons show total nonfarm employment rose 1.9% between September 2010 and 2011, after climbing 0.5% between September 2009 and 2010, and decreasing 5.2% between September 2008 and 2009. A large concentration of jobs in sectors with higher-than-average wages contributes to above-average incomes for area residents (Boulder 2010 median household income, $64,314; Colorado, $55,945; United States, 112 $51,222). In September 2011, the not seasonally adjusted Boulder County unemployment rate was 5.9% compared to the not seasonally adjusted state unemployment rate of 7.6% and the national rate of 8.8%. Real Estate Boulder County experienced a rise in commercial vacancy rates and a decrease in residential real estate sales and average home values over the past yea...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.

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