Live and Work

Steamboat Springs and the surrounding area is a place where people still open doors for each other and say “good morning.” Steamboat Springs is approximately 13,000 within the actual city limits but our visitors increase that number quite a bit in the summer and winter.

Residents have the benefits of abundant restaurants, shops, arts and entertainment, and an extensive, quality healthcare system. Steamboat is home to a top-notch library and a full spectrum of active churches. Families enjoy the great schools, plenty of ways to stay active, and more events than you would expect in a small mountain town.

Steamboat is a place where a newcomer can make a noticeable difference in the life of the community and a business can prosper with community support.

Take a deeper dive into life in Steamboat Springs.

Child Care and Education

Learn more about local organizations available to assist with wide ranging needs.

Healthcare and Human Services

Steamboat is home to what Consumer Reports ranked as one of the safest hospitals in Colorado.

Child Care and Education Healthcare and Human Services

Parks and Recreation

With an abundance of activities and outdoor space to enjoy them, it is no wonder that so many people choose to live in Steamboat after visiting.

Arts and Culture

Steamboat Springs offers a variety of arts and cultural experiences, from free concerts to art exhibits, Strings Music Pavilion, plays, and more.

Parks and Recreation Arts and Culture

Agriculture and Open Space

Routt County is home to many locally produced meats and produce with great open space protection and agricultural support from the community.

History and Heritage

Rich in history, Steamboat Springs is an area that has been home to Indians, trappers, miners, farmers, ranchers and homesteaders, cowboys, and of course, Olympians.

Agriculture and Open Space History and Heritage

Location and Climate

Learn more about the climate of Steamboat Springs, offering generally snowy winters and cooler summers with low humidity.

Housing and Real Estate

Read more about housing and real estate opportunities, purchasing your new home, and getting settled in Steamboat Springs.

Location and Climate Housing and Real Estate


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