1. Our Mission

    To foster sustainable economic growth for Pueblo West through the retention and expansion of local businesses, and the recruitment of new businesses focused on primary and secondary employers.

  2. Our Vision

    To serve as the primary catalyst for the economic growth and quality jobs within our community. Pueblo West will be a major participant in Colorado’s growing economy by promoting the community’s entrepreneurial spirit and attracting local, national and international businesses.
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    Annual Report

    Check out Pueblo West's Annual Report for an overview of our annual budget and a summary of programs and services provided by the Metropolitan District.  

  1. Welcome to Pueblo West

    Pueblo West Metropolitan District is the fastest growing community in southern Colorado with more than 30,000 residents calling it home and more moving here every day. The breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains, sunny and blue-sky climate, and close proximity to awesome recreation opportunities make Pueblo West an idea place to work, live and thrive. As a metropolitan district, Pueblo West residents enjoy one of the lowest sales tax rates in the region

    Pueblo West Metropolitan District Economic Development Division provides business development services and is a liaison between businesses and other regional government entities to facilitate a more streamlined process to recruit, retain, and expand businesses within our community.

    The District has dozens of available real estate lots available in prime locations near Interstate 25, Highway 50, and with access to a heavy rail spur. The district is working to recruit both primary and secondary employers both actively and in coordination with regional partners.

    The District knows that developing a strong workforce is important to long-term economic growth and is committed to collaborating with Pueblo Community College, Colorado State University-Pueblo, and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to maintain a competitive workforce for a variety of industries. 

    Pueblo West understands the process for new development can be confusing so it has established a Development Collaboration Center (DCC). The DCC is your "one-stop" resource for land use and development in Pueblo West. If you are a builder, homeowner, design professional, or contractor, you can find key documents and links in the DCC to help you speed up the process of building, designing, and remodeling within our community. 

  1. Pueblo West Economic Development

  1. Choose Pueblo West

    We are a growing community with abundant land resources to accommodate your business' expansion or relocation. Pueblo West is committed to recruiting primary and secondary job providers, building a strong balance of retail and industrial businesses. The community offers many ways to pursue a love of sports and the outdoors, providing ample opportunities to enjoy a healthy lifestyle.

  2. Community

    Pueblo West is one of the fastest growing communities in southern Colorado located just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. Home to over 30,000 residents, Pueblo West is minutes away from some of the best fishing, boating, water skiing, hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking Colorado has to offer, and just down the road from attractions like Lake Pueblo State Park, the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park, and the Historic Arkansas River of Pueblo. Pueblo West is a great place to live and raise a family. With sever recreation parks, a 3.75-acre fishing pond 16 miles of recreation trails, an 18 hole golf course in the heart of the community, and 300 days of sunshine each year, Pueblo West residents love our community for it's low and continually declining crime rate and high performing Pueblo County School District 70 public schools. 

  1. Business Climate

    Our business-friendly environment attracts industries looking for a reliable skilled workforce and dedicated local government professionals who are passionate about helping your business thrive in our community. Whether an established business, an entrepreneur looking to start here or a company looking to relocate, we can help you make your business a success. Our goal is to recruit, retain, and expand businesses in Pueblo West.

  2. Benefits

    There are many benefits to doing business in Pueblo West. A few of these benefits include our proximity to infrastructures such as Interstate 25, Highway 50, and heavy rail running through the District. Pueblo West is located just 10 minutes from the City of Pueblo and 30 minutes from Colorado Springs. With close proximity to larger cities, Pueblo West boasts a reasonable cost of living, excellent schools, spectacular mountain views, yearlong outdoor recreation, and many of the amenities of a larger city. Some advantages of doing business in Pueblo West include innovative economic incentives, a strong industrial labor force and great relationships with local and regional colleges and universities like Pueblo Community college, Colorado State University-Pueblo, and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.