Colorado Springs, Colorado 

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Population

450,000

+11.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

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

Local Listings in Colorado Springs
 $419,900 
3770 S Enoch Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 3734 SqFt
 $795,000 
4973 Rainbow Gulch Trl
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 5191 SqFt
 $495,000 
2860 Dristol Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3828 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 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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

It's a good time to buy in Colorado Springs. Home Appreciation is up 9.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Colorado Springs Real Estate

The median home price in Colorado Springs is $287,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Colorado Springs   179 Reviews
Disappointed in Colorado Springs. - 9/20/2019
Eh - Recently moved to Colorado Springs from Denver to get away from the high Cost of Living, Crime, Congestion and the Crowds. We were wrong for thinking this place... Read More

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No going back - 8/3/2019
I've lived here 3 different times due to my work. Every time I've gone back it has grown drastically and cost of living and housing has skyrocketed. It's not what it... Read More

Going downhill - 5/13/2019
I've lived here for 15 years. You need to update your average price of a home because it has gone up dramatically in the last two years. According to our local paper,... 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
$419,900
3770 S Enoch Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$795,000
4973 Rainbow Gulch Trl
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$495,000
2860 Dristol Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$649,900
1429 Yellow Tail Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$678,000
12442 Carmel Ridge Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$216,500
7623 Whiptail Pt
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$505,000
10012 Prima Run Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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