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

$277,800

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
Pros
-Attractive setting
-Summer climate
-Educational attainment
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Crime rates

Local Listings in Colorado, Springs, CO
 $300,000 
4719 Skywriter Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 2016 SqFt
 $300,000 
4719 Skywriter Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 2016 SqFt
 $307,950 
7205 Boreal Dr # 64AC2K
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1614 SqFt
 $324,900 
7210 Colebrook Ln # 5CVI5T
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1792 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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: El Paso County
Metro Area: Colorado Springs Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
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 4.10%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Colorado Springs's cost of living is 12.90% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Colorado Springs's Cost of Living

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 11.39%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Colorado Springs is $277,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.67%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Colorado Springs

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 9.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Colorado Springs Real Estate or Find top agents in Colorado Springs

The median home price in Colorado Springs is $277,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Colorado Springs   180 Reviews
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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There are better places for sure. - 4/14/2019
Not the worst city, but certainly not the best either. People are rude...Hillbillies at best, not the brightest. Women are not attractive at all! have you have heard of... Read More

It's not that great - 3/18/2019
Moved here in 2017, the cost of living has skyrocketed, the traffic gets worse every day, its DRY everything is brown and red outside no green grass, the houses are very... 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 CO
$300,000
4719 Skywriter Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$307,950
7205 Boreal Dr # 64AC2K
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$324,900
7210 Colebrook Ln # 5CVI5T
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$327,950
7205 Boreal Dr # 8MB4J0
Bed 5 | Bath 3.0 |

$230,000
5028 Painted Sky Vw
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$287,900
2288 Sage Grouse Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

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