Surveys and analytics for State Agencies to
Get Statewide Community Insights
Gather representative feedback with community engagement tools that help with planning, budgeting, and federal reporting.
Allocating resources across an entire state is a complex process. Smart decisions require informative data.
Needs vary from region to region. Providing equal and effective support is difficult, especially with challenges like:
The growing urban-rural divide
Siloed information making decisions difficult
Maintaining fairness and equity
Confidently know where to allocate resources with the statewide insights directly from residents.
Bring together broad perspectives from community members across the state that benefits the entire region.
Build Vibrant Communities
Adequately support local governments so they can sustain a high quality of life.
States agencies can hear directly from residents across their entire region. How Polco works:
Conduct Expert Surveys and Polls
Get a tailored consultation and guided tour of Polco.
Analyze Unbiased Data With Context
Leverage data insights and community engagement to make informed decisions.
Implement Findings Into Plans and Budgets
Show you are listening and act on the feedback that impacts quality of life.
Work together to make decisions backed by statewide community data.
60,000 survey questions answered
30+ years of benchmarking data
30 million American voices represented
The comprehensive community engagement platform that gives you everything you need.
Comprehensive public data about your city collected and analyzed by experts. See important community data all in one place. Measure data points over time.
- Actionable data for strategic and comprehensive plans
- Data to align city council and city managers on important issues
- A go-to source for grant application data and evidence
Gather community member input on any topic at any time with customizable or templated surveys, polls, live events, and simulations.
- The simplest and fastest way to interact with verified community members
- Build support by showing residents the real constraints government leaders face
- Collect high quality data for strategic planning and budgeting
Get data about your community, from your community. National benchmark comparison surveys that help you identify priorities and see where you stand next to the national average.
- The most representative community data available
- Align your goals with what matters most to residents
- Use data for prioritizing, planning, and budgeting
Nationally benchmarked surveys delivered on Polco designed to engage your entire community
Polco helps government officials understand the diverse needs in the counties, cities, and towns across their state. With reliable data on livability from verified residents, states will be better equipped to make budgeting and planning decisions that filter down to the local level. They will have a clearer understanding of how the different regions within their state interact and affect one another. Plus, many states use Polco data as evidence in their federal reporting to ensure they receive the maximum funding.
State agencies have the complicated job of distributing resources to local municipalities with needs that vary greatly. Strategically allocating resources requires robust and accurate data. With Polco, state decision-makers receive valuable information in easy-to-read dashboards. The data helps state agencies see community trends and outliers, so they know where to focus their time and energy.