With over 20,000 employees and nearly 1,000 businesses, Denver’s manufacturing sector is a critical component of the regional economy. Manufacturing employment in Denver has grown significantly in the past several years, with Denver manufacturers increasing employment an average of 6% since 2010.
Through our business development and workforce programs, OED seeks to support Denver’s existing manufacturers and encourage the development of additional opportunities.
This Denver Manufacturing Map Tool provides useful information on multiple aspects of the manufacturing sector in the Denver area. Manufacturers can find suppliers; job seekers can find manufacturing education and training programs in the region; and industry associations can find concentrations of manufacturers by subsector.
(Data source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2014 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages)