Fountain, Colorado 

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Population

31,017

+21.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.6%

Median Income

$56,687

Median Home Price

$361,800

Median Age

29.6

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.8

summer / winter

CO Gifts

Best Places to Live in Fountain, Colorado

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

Fountain, 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: Somewhat conservative
City: Fountain
Zip Codes: 80817 80928
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 6170 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fountain is 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fountain jobs have increased by 4.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fountain's cost of living is 2.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fountain's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, El Paso county remained strongly Republican, 53.5% to 42.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fountain's population is 31,017 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 21.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fountain is Real Estate: $361,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%.

SCHOOLS
Fountain public schools spend $9,607 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Fountain. More Education



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Housing Market in Fountain

It's a good time to buy in Fountain. Home Appreciation is up 26.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fountain is $361,800.

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Reviews for Fountain   4 Reviews
Junky, Trashy, Transient, Rental Town. - 1/21/2020
Junky, Trashy, Transient, Rental Town, with no infrastructure or proactive government. Take exit 128 off I-25 and Drive around to see for yourself. Especially Old... Read More

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fountain is lovely place to live - 11/27/2015
After living in 3 states and in Denver,Springs and Pueblo(within CO), I find Fountain to be a quiet, safe and cost effective place to live. It has moderate temps and... Read More

Fountain - 6/1/2009
Fountain is a great place to live. Housing is affordable and not segregated (all the condo's not in one part of town and all of the big homes in another). The city... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FOUNTAIN, COLORADO
80817 80928

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