With an average monthly readership of over 142,000, the Colorado Springs Independent is a must read for active involved adults in the Pikes Peak region.
Rate Cards are available upon request for our weekly print edition, special issues (including Annual Manual, Bites, Dish, ReLeaf, etc.). Prices range from a low of $115 for a 1/16 of a page on up. Click here to see a list of ad sizes.
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The locally owned Independent is the second largest paper in El Paso County with 37,500+ papers distributed every Thursday at more than 950+ high-traffic locations. Our editorial staff has won more than 100 awards for excellence in investigative reporting and feature writing.
Colorado Springs is now the 46th most populous, and the 17th fastest growing city in the country, with a population of more than a 650,000. We're proud to say that the Independent is outpacing the rapid growth of the market while the daily's circulation is down.
Our 142,000+ loyal readers don't have to go far to find a copy of this week's paper. You'll find the Independent every Thursday where people eat, shop, work and play.
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