Goshen Economic Development is ONE OF TWO counties in Wyoming utilizing sales tax for economic development.
- Goshen County = .25%
- Fremont County = .50%
Surrounding area sales tax rates:
- Goshen County = 5.25%
- Platte County = 6%
- Laramie County = 6%
- Scottsbluff, NE = 7%
- Gering, NE = 7.5%
- Ft. Collins, CO = 7.55%
- Denver, CO = 8.81%
Goshen Economic Development employs four full-time employees with a total compensation package equal to 34% of our gross revenue.
Goshen Economic Development is here to help ANY business in Goshen County: Start-up or Existing
Goshen Economic Development owns Cold Springs Business Park and has not sold a lot for a profit
Goshen Economic Development owns the 21st & Main Building and the Goshen Enterprise Center both of which were refurbished utilizing grants and therefore have a timeframe that they must be kept in public hands.
Sales Tax Received $5,666, 583
Matching Grants Invested + $1,502,353
Expended To Date = $7,168,936
Progress Program is our matching grant program, $1.5M has been invested in Goshen County municipalities, businesses, and non-profits leveraging private or public funding.
- LaGrange Walking Path
- Yoder Water Tower Replacement
- Lingle Community Center
- Fort Laramie Splash Pad
- Town Market Sign on Main Street Torrington
- Off the Hook Meat Processing
- ELK Eco Cycle Recycling Center
- The 21st & Main Building
- Gleaner’s Union on Buttermilk Road