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Business Activity Snapshot: Net New Businesses in Fort Collins, 2005- Present

We recently did some data analysis of new and terminated businesses, based on applications for sales tax licenses, for the past five years. The numbers reveal positive, sustained activity over the last three years. We’re working to help the trend continue through the remainder of 2010 and well into the future.

Year Net New Businesses
Jan. - Aug. 2010: 476
Jan. - Dec. 2009: 330
Jan. - Dec. 2008: 222
Jan. - Dec. 2007: 177
Jan. - Dec. 2006: 398
Jan. – Dec. 2005: 212