Boulder County is changing in ways we can’t help but notice, according to 2015-2016 TRENDS report by the Community Foundation Serving Boulder County.
We’re getting grayer, more ethnically diverse, and more of us are living outside of Boulder city limits, the 20th annual review of key community indicators shows.
“Municipalities outside the City of Boulder have seen enormous growth,” says Josie Heath, president of Community Foundation Serving Boulder County. “At the same time, we have a population that is growing older – 13 percent of the county is 65 or older. By 2030, it will be more than 20 percent.”
Today, 1 in 10 of our residents is a senior citizen. By 2030, seniors will grow to be 1 in 5 of our total population.
Now Boulder County has…