Let’s talk about Longmont!  Some fun facts about Longmont, CO:

  • Longmont was established in 1871 by a group of people from Chicago, IL
  • Longmont contains is in both Boulder and Weld counties and sits just northeast of Boulder
  • Longmont was organically established as an agricultural community however it expanded beyond its original intent in the 1960s when the government build an air traffic control center, IBM established a campus there, and other technology companies started building presence there.
  • The estimated population is roughly 90,000 people
  • Longmont is part of the St. Vrain school district

 

Longmont offers the feel of a small town with the convinces of a more urban area.  It is about 35 miles from Denver, and 15 miles from Boulder.  Longmont has a great economic environment without the overwhelm of the business of a large city.  Companies like IBM and Seagate have campuses here.  Additionally Longmont offers an abundance of arts, entertainment, restaurants, civic organizations and more making it a great choice for residents who are looking for a small town feel, rich history and convenience.

Other great resources for Longmont Living:

Fun things to do in Longmont

City Data

History of Longmont