Longmont Community Facts & Figures, Longmont Economic Vitality
The City of Longmont has a workforce46,366 employees* with 3,456 licensed businesses.**
According to the Labor Migration Profile by the Boulder Regional Business Partnership, 38.70% of the people who work in Longmont also live in Longmont, and Longmont leads the Boulder and Broomfield counties with the most jobs held by local residents.
The Longmont Area Economic Council reports that as of the first quarter of 2012, there are 210 primary employers in the Longmont area and a net gain of nine primary jobs. Primary employers are those who export the majority of their goods outside of the region, thus bringing money into the Longmont area.
*Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2010American Community Survey
**Source: City of Longmont