Manitou Springs, Colorado 

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Population

5,334

18% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$51,628

Avg. Home Price

$318,300

Best Places to Live in Manitou 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

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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
City: Manitou Springs
Zip Codes: 80829
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 6170 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Manitou Springs is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Manitou Springs jobs have increased by 1.40%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Manitou Springs's cost of living is 20.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Manitou Springs's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Manitou Springs's population is 5,334 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.62%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Manitou Springs is $318,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.06%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Manitou Springs public schools spend $9,406 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.3 students per teacher in Manitou Springs. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Manitou Springs

It's not a good time to buy in Manitou Springs. Home Appreciation is down -2.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Manitou Springs Real Estate.

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Reviews for Manitou Springs    4 Reviews
Climate of Manitou Springs,Colorado - 6/23/2012
Cool mountain climate most of year. Summers are hot (95 degrees) and very dry. Winters are mostly dry and cool to cold (30 degrees). Snows about four times per year... (Read More)

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culture and activities - 10/6/2010
Wow! Have been here a month, came here from Texas and can not believe how friendly the people are. It is breathtakingly beautiful here! So much to do and see. ... (Read More)

still miss it - 4/1/2010
I lived in Manitou Springs area for 5 years and after relocating for work (lay off), I still miss living there. The entire little town can feel a bit touristy in the... (Read More)


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80829