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Unformatted text preview: achieve employment levels above its pre-recessionary height. However, the county’s unemployment rate will still remain relatively high as job creation will barely keep pace with labor force growth. Still, the county is expected to significantly outperform the nation in 2012. Weld County is a tougher call. Overall, the county is in a deep jobs hole and needs substantial job creation to make a significant dent in unemployment. The Oil and Gas, Agriculture, and Manufacturing sectors show promise, and could spark a meaningful recovery. However, the housing market remains in flux, and a sustainable economic recovery in the county depends largely on that market showing strong improvement. Pueblo County L Of the 14 Colorado planning and management regions, Region 7 is the only one that consists of a single entity, Pueblo County. With a land area of 2,400 square miles, Pueblo County ranks 13thlargest of Colorado’s 64 counties. Of the planning and management regions, it is the smallest in geographic size. In terms of total population, Region 7 is 5th-largest of t...
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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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