Superior, Boulder County, Colorado

Superior: Statutory Town in Boulder and Jefferson counties in the U.S. state of Colorado


Superior is a town located in the county of Boulder in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,483. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 13,413 inhabitants.

The town was created 126 years ago in 1895.

Quick Facts about Superior

Population : 13,413 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Boulder County
Postal code : 80027
Water as percent of area : 1.02%
Land as percent of area : 98.98%
Altitude : 5,495 feet / 1675 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1896 (126 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 10:32:07 (25th June 2022)
Population growth : 6.93% (2010-2020)
Weather : 57℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
Superior locator map
Location of Superior on Colorado map.
Superior  Colorado  Fall 2011 image
Superior Colorado Fall 2011
Superior  Colorado  Fall 2011 image


Superior is located at 39°57'10"N 105°10'7"W (39.9527600, -105.1686000).

Superior map


Superior forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more


The population of Superior increased by 6.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,483 - census
2011 12,612 1.02% estimation process
2012 12,742 1.02% estimation process
2013 12,798 0.44% estimation process
2014 12,782 -0.13% estimation process
2015 12,920 1.07% estimation process
2016 13,107 1.43% estimation process
2017 13,048 -0.45% estimation process
2018 13,170 0.93% estimation process
2019 13,087 -0.63% estimation process
2020 13,413 2.43% estimation process

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People born in Superior (2)

People born in Superior, including baseball player Lenny Metz, ice hockey player Lee Jin-gyu, .


Schools in Superior

College & universities near Superior, CO

Code Name City ZIP
454838 Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture Louisville (CO) 80027
126605 Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology Broomfield (CO) 80021-3465
454810 Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts-Boulder Boulder (CO) 80305
127954 Montessori Education Center of the Rockies Boulder (CO) 80301
126614 University of Colorado Boulder Boulder (CO) 80309-0017

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Superior, CO

Code Name Address Type
BLD Boulder, Colorado 30th & Diagonal Highway BUS
LGM Longmont, Colorado 623 Main St. BUS
DEN Union Station 1701 Wynkoop Street RAIL
DEB Denver (Bus Station), Colorado 1055 19th Street BUS
WIP Fraser – Winter Park 205 Fraser Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Superior

Post Office Name City ZIP
Louisvill Post Office Superior (CO) 80027

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Superior , Arizona town in Pinal County, Arizona, United States with a population of 3,232 people.
  • Superior , Wisconsin city in and county seat of Douglas County, Wisconsin with a population of 2,265 people.
  • Superior , Nebraska city in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 1,805 people.
  • Superior , Michigan township in Washtenaw County, Michigan with a population of 1,299 people.
  • Superior , Montana town in and the county seat of Mineral County, Montana, United States with a population of 897 people.
  • Superior , Wyoming town of the United States with a population of 312 people.
  • Superior , Iowa human settlement in Dickinson County, Iowa, United States of America with a population of 124 people.

Other cities in Boulder County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Boulder County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Boulder 107,645 City in Colorado, United States of America
Longmont 98,445 City in Colorado, USA
Erie 30,318 Town in Boulder County, Colorado, USA
Lafayette 28,579 City in Colorado
Louisville 19,060 City in Colorado
Niwot 4,006 Census designated place
Lyons 2,058 Town in Boulder County, Colorado, United States
Nederland 1,557 Town in Colorado, United States
Coal Creek 350 Town in Fremont County, Colorado, United States
Jamestown 254 Town in Colorado, USA
Ward 168 Town in Colorado, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Superior distances to largest Colorado cities