Greeley and Denver have seen strong growth in 2013 in real GDP.
Pueblo has struggled to come back from the steel industry’s collapse in the 1980s.
About 54,000 people are considered long-term jobless in Colorado. Platform to Employment is one program helping a few of them, and wants to do more.
The southern Front Range city relies heavily on a shrinking military, so it's looking to diversify the local economy.
The Grand Junction metro stands in contrast to a booming Colorado. The area has yet to recover more than 3,000 jobs lost since the recession.
Wealth shifted to higher-income households in all but two of the state’s metro areas, according to a study.