Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood – Population 2,932,415
Colorado Springs – Population 738,939
Greeley – Population 314,305
The largest metro area in Colorado is Denver-Aurora-Lakewood with a population of 2,932,415.00. This is followed by the Colorado Springs metro area, with a population of 738,939.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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93% get DSL
85% get Cable
20% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
The Colorado Board of Education proposes to spearhead a statewide public computer center upgrade and expansion project in 76 urban and rural communities, including 49 public libraries, school libraries, and the two Ute tribal libraries.
CO Internet news
Colorado’s Office of Information Technology (OIT) will organize a statewide broadband taskforce focused on improving broadband conditions for interactive educational uses. Leveraging the expertise of the taskforce, and providing valuable data for the state, this project will pilot e-learning education in primary and secondary schools in 12 Boards of Cooperative Educational Services throughout the state.