BEC Economic Highlights: December 2014

January 6th, 2015



The Boulder Economic Council (BEC) has just posted its latest Economic Indicators Report. Overall, the news continues to be very positive. Of particular note:

  • The unemployment rate sits at 3.2 percent, down from 4.7 percent a year ago.
  • Vacancy rates in all categories are down from Q2 2014 and a year ago.
  • Retail sales tax collections are up about 10 percent from last year.

If you wish to view the pdf file on the web, please click here. You may also contact the BEC at or at 303-442-1044.

AND PLEASE NOTE:  on January 13, the BEC will host its annual “Economic Forecast: Boulder and Beyond.” For more information and to register, please visit the BEC website at .

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