Colorado Springs, Colorado 

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Population

450,000

+11.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$54,228

Median Home Price

$287,900

Best Places to Live in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Mid-sized city - Central Colorado at the base of the Front Range, 65 miles south of Denver. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Colorado Springs, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Attractive setting
Summer climate
Educational attainment
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Economic cycles
Crime rates
 $275,000 
403 Quebec St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1669 SqFt
 $532,145 
6657 Cumbre Vista Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3634 SqFt
 $435,000 
1315 Cheyenne Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 2058 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Colorado Springs Metro Area

“The Springs,” once known as a resort city, has a strong military presence and a growing commercial economy led by varying components of the high-tech industry. Several military installations, including the U.S. Air Force Academy and the Space Command are located within or near the city. The surrounding prairie provides grazing land for cattle and sheep. Summer weather is notably pleasant and dry, with only 15 days above 90 degrees. The Rockies to the west and Denver to the north provide a broad range of outdoor recreation and other entertainment.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Colorado Springs
Zip Codes: 80918, 80916, 80909, 80920, 80906, 80917, 80910, 80922, 80923, 80907, 21 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 6170 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Colorado Springs is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Colorado Springs jobs have increased by 4.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Colorado Springs's cost of living is 4.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Colorado Springs's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Colorado Springs, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
El Paso county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Colorado Springs's population is 450,000 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Colorado Springs is $287,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Colorado Springs public schools spend $9,886 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.9 students per teacher in Colorado Springs. More Education



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Housing Market in Colorado Springs

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Reviews for Colorado Springs   182 Reviews
Somewhat overrated - 8/26/2020
The Springs is great if you're an avid outdoors man or are really into psychedelics and weed but the average Joe may have some difficulty living here. The housing market... Read More

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Want to move to Colorado Springs, Colorado, DON'T! - 6/22/2020
If you want to move here you will screw yourself permanently. All those involved in real estate here work together. You will pay 15,000 to 20,000 over asking price which... Read More

Nice place to raise a family - 4/13/2020
Colorado Springs is a nice place to live and raise a family. For the number of people that live here, ~750k in the metro area, the roads aren’t that crowded, at least... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO
80918, 80916, 80909, 80920, 80906, 80917, 80910, 80922, 80923, 80907, 21 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN COLORADO SPRINGS
$275,000
403 Quebec St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$532,145
6657 Cumbre Vista Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$435,000
1315 Cheyenne Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$425,000
1418 E Pikes Peak Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$440,729
7566 Caboodle Way
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$244,500
4209 Sandberg Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$2,990,000
1915 Fox Mountain Pt
Bed 6 | Bath 9

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