I'm trying to weigh my options. I've only lived in CoS for a short time and I loved it, but I'm afraid my prospects of getting a job (I'm an accountant) would be 1000% better in Denver and surrounding suburbs. However, I'm concerned that Denver will be too hustle bustle stressful compared to CoS.
Other thoughts: Boulder is full of so many elite endurance athletes that I might find it a bit stressful from that standpoint. That is, I might prefer a place where endurance sports are a part of it but not where every resident is soooo competitive. In my mind only Boulder fits this.
So based on what I know,
For running I'd rank them:
For job opp I'd rank them:
Im also strongly considering living in Evergreen or Golden or Black Hawk and commuting to Denver for my work. How is the running there? Is the environment there stressful?