City of Fort Colllins


The City of Fort Collins is a full-service municipal corporation operating under a home rule Council-Manager form of government. Fort Collins is a dynamic, attractive city known as one of the nation’s best places to live. With a median age of 29 and a median family income of more than $74,313, residents are well-educated, engaged and passionate. The City is nationally recognized by various organizations and magazines as a best place to live. Sixty miles north of Denver, Fort Collins is home to Colorado State University (CSU), with 27,000 students, several large high-tech employers and leading businesses in the microbrew industry. The community has access to outdoor activities and local cultural amenities, and is renowned for its bike-friendly, small-town feel. Fort Collins grew from a small agricultural community into a major employment and retail center for Northern Colorado.