Welcome to Garfield County
We are a county that has room to grow, is workforce ready, and offers world class outdoors!
The state of Colorado’s population grew 14.5 percent from 2010 to 2019, making it one of the fastest growing states in the U.S.
County supports local economic stimulus program
Garfield County has approved a $50,000 matching grant toward an economic stimulus program designed to encourage visitors to shop Glenwood Springs businesses.
County business and demographics
Colorado State Demographer Elizabeth Garner shared state data on Garfield County with the commissioners and the community. The data reveals population and data trends for the county, and included economic driver forecasts.
State Demographer slides
Governor Hickenlooper of Colorado developed a statewide economic development initiative. Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade
Garfield County is in the Northwest Enterprise Zone as identified by Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado and offers tax credits and employer incentives.