When it comes to the economy in Colorado, one word can describe it. Diverse. Our state has a stronghold on a bit of everything from the technological sector, agriculture, education, mining, financial services, and even cannabis tourism.

The probability of you knowing someone in Northern Colorado that is employed by one of the largest employers in our region is pretty high. These are the largest non-retail employers in Northern Colorado.

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Larimer County

Health and technology are two of the biggest sectors when it comes to employment in Larimer County.

UCHealth - Poudre Valley Hospital

Poudre Valley Hospital is located in Fort Collins and operates 24/7. Specialties at Poudre Valley Hospital include neurosciences, orthopedic surgery,  and bariatric weight loss surgery. Poudre Valley Hospital employs 7,700 people.

Broadcom Inc

Broadcom Inc. is located in Fort Collins and specializes in semiconductor components. Broadcom Inc. employs 1,700 people.

Banner Health - McKee Medical Center

McKee Medical Center in Loveland is a healthcare facility specializing in cancer treatments, diabetes, concussions, and also offers emergency services. McKee Medical Center employs 1,400 people.

Hewlett Packard Enterprises

Hewlett Packard Enterprises has been located in Fort Collins for decades. Hewlett Packard specializes in technology product design. Hewlett Packard Enterprises employs 1,250 people.

Weld County

Weld County's largest employers are more diverse with sectors in agricultural processing, healthcare, manufacturing, insurance, and oil development.

JBS Swift

JBS Swift is located in Greeley and started in 1953. Today, JBS is owned by a Brazillian company and overall operates more than 100 facilities globally. JBS Swift employs 4,600 people.

Banner Health North Colorado Medical Center

North Colorado Medical Center has been in operation for more than 100 years treating patients in Weld County and surrounding areas. North Colorado Medical Center offers many services such as cancer treatment, infusion therapy, and gastroenterology. North Colorado Medical Center employs 3,600 people.

Vestas Wind Turbine

Located in Windsor, Vestas specializes in the manufacturing of wind turbines. Vestas Wind Turbine employs 2,800 people.

State Farm Insurance

State Farm has offices nationwide, however, the company has a large presence in the city of Greeley. State Farm Insurance employs 1,200 people in the area. One of them has to be named Jake, right?

Haliburton Energy Services

Haliburton Energy Services is a gas and oil development company in Fort Lupton. Haliburton also operates in Denver County. Haliburton Energy Service employs 1,000 people.

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Source: Colorado-properties.com

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