The majority of working Woodland Park residents commute to Colorado Springs for work. The bigger city offers more job opportunities than the commuter town of Woodland Park. For those who do choose to work within the city limits, administrative and management positions are the most common jobs available.
Woodland Park also has a strong healthcare economy, with the local hospital and various other medical centers in town. Retail, banking, tourism, and the creative arts industries all see economic strength in the town as well. Woodland Park is considered the “commercial center” for Teller County, and for a few other counties in the surrounding area.