Greeley Makes the Top 5 in Forbes List of Small Cities for Job Growth
When you think of business, there is no higher authority on who is doing things the right way than Forbes. And according to the popular, well respected business magazine, Greeley, CO is doing something right!
Forbes has named Greeley the 5th best small city in the nation for job growth in 2014. Greeley did so well on the list because the city added 92,000 jobs in 2013 with 5.6 percent job growth, and experienced a 12.2 percent job growth from 2008-2013.
The Forbes list ranked 240 metropolitan areas with less than 150,000 jobs based on different growth trends since 2002, and the Northern Colorado city was only beat out by Bismarck, N.D., Elkhart-Goshen, Ind., Columbia, MO., and St. George, Utah.