Broadband Development Mapping Tools

This page provides an inventory of mapping tools and resources that community leaders can utilize to analyze the state of broadband infrastructure, service, adoption, and related data, such as structure density, in their region. These mapping tools can be used for the purposes of evaluating the current level of service and adoption, planning the extension of infrastructure to underserved areas, and competing for state and federal funding opportunities. Use this tool in conjunction with the Broadband Grant Programs page to determine your region’s eligibility for various broadband development funding streams.


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Alabama Broadband Accessibility Interactive Map
Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs - Broadband Alabama
Geography: Alabama
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; Universal Service Fund Awardees; Alabama Broadband Accessibility Act Awardees

American Community Survey – Types of Computers and Internet Subscriptions
U.S. Census Bureau
Geography: National
Detail Level: County (1-year estimate); Tract (5-year estimate)
Mapped Portion: Broadband Usage; Broadband Adoption

American Community Survey Summary Files
U.S. Census Bureau
Geography: National
Detail Level: Depending on selected data and vintage, Census Block-Group; Census Tract; County
Mapped Portion: All ACS Data

Auction 904 Final Eligible Areas
Federal Communications Commission
Geography: National
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Funding Eligibility

Broadband Availability, Digital Equity and COVID-19 App
Broadband USA/NTIA, the Federal Communications Commission, and ESRI
Geography: National
Detail Level: Last Mile Connectivity (Census Block); Broadband Adoption (Census Tract); School Age Population Statistics (Census Tract); Confirmed COVID-19 Cases (County
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; Broadband Adoption; School Age Population Statistics; Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Broadband Ready Communities
Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development
Geography: Tennessee
Detail Level: County; City; Town
Mapped Portion: Designated Broadband Ready Communities

Broadband Usage
Microsoft
Geography: National
Detail Level: Publicly available by County; Zip Code
Mapped Portion: Broadband Usage; Last Mile Connectivity

BroadbandNow Estimates of Unserved Americans
BroadbandNow
Geography: National
Detail Level: State
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Colorado Broadband Board Toolkit
Colorado Broadband Office
Geography: Colorado
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; Community Anchor Institutions; Federal Funding Areas; State and Local Funding Areas

Colorado Broadband Map
Colorado Broadband Office
Geography: Colorado
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Community Fiber Readiness – KentuckyWired
Kentucky Communications Network Authority
Geography: Kentucky
Detail Level: State-Level Fiber Map
Mapped Portion: Middle Mile Connectivity; ISP Infrastructure Partnerships

Connect America Fund Broadband Map
Universal Service Administration Corporation
Geography: National
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Connect America Fund Phase II Accepted Areas Map
Universal Service Administration Corporation
Geography: National
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Connect America Phase II – Final Eligible Areas Map
Universal Service Administration Corporation
Geography: National
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Connected Nation Ohio Access Data
Connected Nation
Geography: Ohio
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Connected Nation Ohio County Maps
Connected Nation
Geography: Ohio
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Connected Nation Ohio State Maps
Connected Nation
Geography: Ohio
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

ConnectME Public
ConnectMaine
Geography: Maine
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Digital Opportunity Data Collection: Modernizing the FCC Form 477 Data Program
Federal Communications Commission
Geography: National
Detail Level: National
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

FCC vs GBDI Broadband Comparison
Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative
Geography: Georgia
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Federal Real Property Public Dataset
General Services Administration
Geography: National
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Federal Real Property

Fixed Broadband Deployment Map
Federal Communications Commission
Geography: National
Detail Level: Census Block; Zip Code
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Fixed Broadband Service Areas
North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
Geography: North Carolina
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Forest Service Communications Sites Map Viewer
Department of Agriculture U.S. Forest Service
Geography: National
Detail Level:
Mapped Portion: Middle Mile Connectivity

Form 477 Mobile Voice and Broadband Coverage Areas
Federal Communications Commission
Geography: National
Detail Level:
Mapped Portion: Mobile Voice and Broadband Deployment

Free Public WiFi
Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative
Geography: Georgia
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Community Anchor Institution Connectivity

GBDI Unserved by County
Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative
Geography: Georgia
Detail Level: County
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

GBDI Unserved Georgia
Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative
Geography: Georgia
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Identification of Grant Eligible Locations
North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
Geography: North Carolina
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: GREAT Grant Eligible Locations; Last Mile Connectivity;

Indicators of Broadband Need Map
Indicators of Broadband Need Map
Geography: USA
Detail Level: Census Block; Census Tract; County
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Socioeconomics

InnovateOhio Broadband Map
Innovate Ohio
Geography: Ohio
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Joint Overview-Established Locations
Department of Interior
Geography: National
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Maryland Broadband Map
Maryland Broadband Map
Geography: Maryland
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Minnesota Broadband Map
Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development Office of Broadband Development
Geography: Minnesota
Detail Level:
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

NC Broadband Availability and Quality Index
North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
Geography: North Carolina
Detail Level: Census Tract
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; Broadband Adoption

NC GREAT Grant Awards 2019
North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
Geography: North Carolina
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: GREAT Grant Recipients

New Mexico Broadband Map
New Mexico Department of Information Technology State Office of Broadband
Geography: New Mexico
Detail Level: Last Mile Connectivity, Funding Areas (Census Block); Community Anchor Institution Connectivity, Structures, Telecom Resources (Address-Level);
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; Community Anchor Institution Connectivity; Structures; Telecom Resources; Funding Areas

New York State Residential Broadband Availability
Broadband Program Office
Geography: New York
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

North Carolina Broadband Adoption Potential Index
North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
Geography: North Carolina
Detail Level: Census Tract
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; Broadband Adoption

North Carolina Broadband Survey Results
North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
Geography: North Carolina
Detail Level: Address-Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Pennsylvania Broadband Map
Pennstate Extension
Geography: Pennsylvania
Detail Level: Last Mile Connectivity, RDOF Winning Bidders (Census Block) ; Existing structures, transmission lines, substations, and towers (address-level)
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity; RDOF Winning Bidders and Eligible Areas

ReConnect Program Eligibility Area Map
US Department of Agriculture
Geography: National
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Funding Eligibility

SC broadband Mapping
South Carolina Office of Regulatroy Staff
Geography: South Carolina
Detail Level: Structure Level
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

SC Broadband Maps
Palmetto Care Connections; South Carolina Office of Rural Health; and the South Carolina Hospital Association
Geography: South Carolina
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Last Mile Connectivity

Staff Block Estimates
Federal Communications Commission
Geography: National
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Structures; Socioeconomics

Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Grant Eligible Areas
Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development
Geography: Tennessee
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Funding Eligibility; Funding Recipients

Tennessee Emergency Broadband Fund
Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development
Geography: Tennessee
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Funding Recipients

The United States of Broadband Map
New America
Geography: USA
Detail Level: Census Tract; Zip Code
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability

Utah Residential Broadband Map
Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development
Geography: Utah
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Socioeconomics

Virginia Broadband Availability Map and Integrated Broadband Planning and Analysis Toolbox
Virginia Commonwealth Connect
Geography: Virginia
Detail Level: Census Block; County; Geographic Coordinate
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Broadband Development Assets; Funding Recipients; Regulations

Virginia Vertical Assets Inventory
Virginia Commonwealth Connect
Geography: Virginia
Detail Level: Address
Mapped Portion: Broadband Development Assets

Virginia Wi-Fi Hotspot Locations
Virginia Commonwealth Connect
Geography: Virginia
Detail Level: Geographic Coordinate; Address
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Public Wi-Fi

Washington Broadband Map
Washington State Broadband Office
Geography: Washington
Detail Level: Census Block; Geographic Coordinate
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability

West Virginia Broadband Advertised Speed Ranges
West Virginia Broadband Enhancement Council
Geography: West Virginia
Detail Level: Census Block; Zip Code
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability

West Virginia Broadband Availability
West Virginia Broadband Enhancement Council
Geography: West Virginia
Detail Level: Address; Census Block; Geographic Coordinate
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Funding Recipients; Public Wi-Fi

West Virginia Public Wi-Fi Locator Map
West Virginia Broadband Enhancement Council
Geography: West Virginia
Detail Level: Geographic Coordinate; Address
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability; Public Wi-Fi

Wisconsin Broadband Map
Wisconsin Broadband Office
Geography: Wisconsin
Detail Level: Census Block
Mapped Portion: Broadband Availability