Data & Mapping Hub

Broadband Access in Colorado

The following broadband access numbers are based on data collected by the Colorado Broadband Office. Broadband access is defined here as access to 25/3 Mbps service. Learn about our data collection process and how to submit data.

98.1%

Percent of households with access to broadband internet as of October 2021

93.1%

Percent of rural household with access to broadband internet as of October 2021

106

broadband providers participating in our mapping effort as of October 2021

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Colorado Broadband Map

The Colorado Broadband Map is an interactive map that shows broadband availability in Colorado. Use the map to search broadband service providers and view broadband speeds.

Colorado Broadband Map

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Broadband Board Data Toolkit

The Broadband Board Data Toolkit is an interactive map that was designed to support Broadband Fund stakeholders in the application and review process.
Broadband Board Data Toolkit

Storymap: The State of Broadband in Colorado 2020

This Storymap is an interactive web application that shows broadband coverage maps along with supporting information, additional layers and resources.  It serve as an overview of the broadband mapping efforts in Colorado. (December 2020) 

State of Broadband in Colorado 2020

Storymap: Broadband Infrastructure in Colorado

This Storymap is an interactive web application that shows the impact of the DOLA Broadband Program and the state of broadband infrastructure in Colorado (September 2020). 

Broadband in Colorado: Success in Collaboration

DOLA Projects Overview Map

This map show the status of DOLA infrastructure and planning projects.

DOLA Projects Overview Map

Do you need custom maps? We can help!

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Explore Data & Reports

Colorado Broadband GIS Data

Visit the Colorado Information Marketplace (CIM) to download Colorado Broadband Data GIS files 
 

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

The FCC collects broadband deployment data from fixed and mobile providers in the Form 477 data collection:

Fixed Broadband Deployment Data

Mobile Deployment Data

Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC)

The USAC administers numerous programs for the FCC.

The USAC Open Data Portal includes data for E-rate, Rural Health Care, Lifeline, and High Cost programs.

The Connect America Fund Broadband Map offers quick access to deployed locations from a number of High Cost Funds.

U.S. Census Bureau

The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey that includes questions on computer and internet use.

Visit the Census Bureau’s Explore Data page to find data.

Need help accessing and using Census Data? Check out the Data Gems video series.

Can’t find the data you are looking for? Need help using the data? We can help!

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ISP Data Submission

We collect broadband availability data from Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in a biannual data collection cycle.

Learn how to submit data

 

Tell us if our map is inaccurate

If you find inaccurate data listed in the Colorado Broadband Map, such as speeds listed that are not available when you contact the company, use the Report Inaccurate Data form to let us know. We will use this information to investigate data discrepancies and work with the broadband providers to improve data accuracy.

Report Inaccurate Data

Tell us about YOUR broadband!

Our survey and speed test help improve the accuracy of the Colorado Broadband Map, provide clear data to guide investment of funds, and inform research and policy recommendations. 

Broadband Survey