Monument, Colorado 

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Population

6,760

+38.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$90,133

Median Home Price

$504,700

Best Places to Live in Monument, Colorado

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

Pros
Attractive setting
Summer climate
Educational attainment
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Economic cycles
Crime rates
 $538,000 
869 Tailings Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3528 SqFt
 $949,900 
1136 Carnahan Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 5421 SqFt
 $586,000 
1057 Golden Pine Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 4483 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: Monument
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 6170 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Monument is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monument jobs have increased by 4.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monument's cost of living is 35.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Monument's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Monument, 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
Monument's population is 6,760 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 38.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monument is $504,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Monument public schools spend $8,294 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.9 students per teacher in Monument. More Education



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Housing Market in Monument

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Reviews for Monument   2 Reviews
great place to live! - 11/19/2009
if you think COS is nice, monument can't be... Read More

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Monument, Colorado - 12/6/2007
Monument is located about 10 miles north of the Colorado Springs city limits on I-25 cooridor. We are 2 exits north of the Air Force Academy. We enjoy a "small town"... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN MONUMENT
$538,000
869 Tailings Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$949,900
1136 Carnahan Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$586,000
1057 Golden Pine Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$618,665
1515 Coronado Beach Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$890,000
905 Tiner Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,750,000
1250 Dolan Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$500,000
18830 Lake Forest Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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