Vail Valley makes list of best places to start business

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — NerdWallet, a consumer-finance education website, recently released a list of the 85 best Colorado towns and cities to start a business. The Vail Valley placed three communities in the top 25 — Vail, Gypsum and Avon.To determine the rankings, NerdWallet examined 85 places in Colorado with populations of 5,000 or more and analyzed the following factors:• Business climate.• Average revenue of businesses.• Percentage of businesses with paid employees.• Businesses per 100 people.• Local economic health.• Median annual income.• Median monthly housing costs.• Unemployment rate.Strong Business ClimateAlthough the community only has about 5,300 residents, the businesses serving these …

Source:: Vail Daily Feed