Castle Rock is a medium size city that is family friendly. The combination of safe neighborhoods and strong economy is attracting new residents to the area. A high percentage of the white-collar employees work in management or sales and many of them telecommute on a regular basis. Castle Rock residents expect their internet to keep them connected with employers and customers. Compared with just 82% of Colorado, 98% of Castle Rock can connect to high-speed internet.
DSL users can opt for either Integra Telecom or CenturyLink which reach 100% and 99% of Castle Rock residents respectively. Xfinity is the sole cable internet service provider in Castle Rock and reaches 97% of homes. CenturyLink is also introducing fiber optics to the city. Currently 1% of residents west of Rte. 83 have access to this service.
Businesses in the area can also access copper wire from Megapath and TW Telecom. Level 3 Communications provides fiber optics to 1% of commercial users.