Population & Workforce

As a fast-growing region, Jefferson County is a dynamic location where companies can easily attract and retain highly educated and skilled workers. Jefferson County is the fourth largest county in Colorado and its municipal boundaries include the cities and towns of Arvada, Bow Mar, Edgewater, Golden, Lakeside, Lakewood, Mountain View, and Wheat Ridge, as well as portions of the cities of Superior and Westminster. The County also reaches into the foothills of the Rocky Mountains where the communities of Conifer, Evergreen, Genesee, and Morrison are located.

Workforce
Total Labor Force
Employed
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate
Jefferson County
320,138
310,255
9,883
3.1%
Denver MSA
1,649,882
1,589,882
60,000
3.6%
Colorado
2,933,300
2,857,600
75,689
>2.6%

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Total Population Jeffco Only Population
Jefferson County 565,230 565,230
Arvada 115,174 111,948
Bow Mar 944 295
Edgewater 5,135 5,135
Golden 20,370 20,370
Lakeside 8 8
Lakewood 153,024 153,024
Littleton 44,611 2,542
Morrison 437 437
Mountain View 533 533
Superior 12,989 0
Westminster 112,737 43,885
Wheat Ridge 31,210 31,210
Unincorporated 195,663 195,633
Denver MSA 3,075,701
Colorado 5,456,584
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