Fort Collins Colorado #3 Best Place to start a business•
Posted on August 01 2012
#3 Fort Collins, Colo.
Metro Population: 306,200
Projected Annual Job Growth: 2.7%
Fort Collins boasts an educated workforce—46% have college degrees (U.S. average is 28%) and 18% possess graduate degrees. Credit Colorado State University, which is a major presence in the town.