Welcome to Superior
Superior is a small town in north-central Colorado’s Boulder County that’s located between Boulder to the northwest and Denver to the southeast. At the time of the last census, Superior had approximately 13,000 residents. It was named after the high grade coal that was mined in the area for generations, which was of superior quality to coal from other area mines.The city was founded in 1896, and for those who prefer having easy access to both city and rural attractions, it’s the perfect place. Growing and modernizing like crazy!