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

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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.

Colorado Springs, CO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive setting
Summer climate
Educational attainment
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Economic cycles
Crime rates


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: See Homes
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 3.3% (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
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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 Real Estate: $287,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%.

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.
The median home price in Colorado Springs is $287,900.

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Reviews for Colorado Springs   185 Reviews
Not the ‘best place to live’ - 2/8/2021
Well I’ve lived here now for just over three years and there were many things I wished I was warned of before moving. For reference I moved from Tennessee. The... Read More

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Refreshing and Not So Conservative After All - 1/27/2021
Lots of outdoor hiking and beauty, real estate market is hot but affordable compared to the coasts. People and neighbors are for the most part very friendly, even in... Read More

Everywhere has pros and cons, COS is no exception - 12/17/2020
People who say that CO Springs has heavy traffic, bad drivers, or is congested/crowded.......have CLEARLY never lived in the true sh*thole that is Dallas, Texas - where... 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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