Major Employers

Business NameProduct/serviceEmployees
Adams 12 Five Star SchoolsK-12 Education4,400 (entire district, not Thornton only)
City of ThorntonCity Government963
North Suburban Medical CenterFull-Service Hospital850
WalMart StoresRetail Trade737
King SoopersGrocery Stores503
Appliance Factory OutletDistribution500
American Furniture WarehouseRetail Trade450
The SummitEntertainment450
Dish NetworkSatellite TV & Equipment400
Home DepotRetail Trade320
Avaya, Inc.Telecommunications310
Safeway StoresGrocery Stores308
AMI MechanicalCommercial Mechanical Contractor289
Cabela'sOutdoor Recreation Retail250
Vibra HospitalRehabilitation & Long-Term Acute Care241
Centura Health - Villas at Sunny AcresHealthcare & Assisted Living231
McDonald'sFood Services231
Sam's ClubRetail Trade230
Peak Medical of ColoradoSkilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center224
CostcoRetail Trade222
Allied Global - MarketlinkCall Center for Telecommunications Companies200
Rocksol Consulting Group, IncEngineering & Testing200
Sungard Network Solutions IncInformation Technology200
Google IncInformation Technology160
Target CorporationRetail Trade160
Alpine Living CenterSenior Living Center145
Rangeview Library DistrictLibrary144
SearsRetail Trade135
All Valley Home CareIn-Home Healthcare Services130
Buffalo Wild WingsFood Services130
Kohls Department StoreRetail Trade130
Sun Enterprises, IncRetail Trade125
Old ChicagoFood Services120
Cheddar's Scratch KitchenFood Services115
Allegro Coffee CompanyCoffee Roasting & Distribution113
Olive Garden Italian RestaurantFood Services110
Famous Dave'sFood Services105
Golden Corral BuffetFood Services105
Grand Auto, IncAuto Dealership102
Mi Pueblo MarketGrocery Store100
SonderCall Center100
TGI FridaysFood Services100
Intrex AerospaceMetal Fabrication100
Arapahoe HouseRehabilitation Treatment99
WalgreensRetail Trade99
Dynamic Metal Fabrication IncMetal Fabrication93
Chick-fil-AFood Services91
Pro Chrysler JeepAuto Dealership91
Advanced Systems GroupInformation Technology90
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.Passenger and Rental Car Sales - Corporate Location80