Colorado Springs Metro Area, Colorado 

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Population

698,595

+12.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$57,735

Median Home Price

$301,700

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Best Places to Live in Colorado Springs Metro Area, 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 the Colorado Springs metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Attractive setting
Summer climate
Educational attainment
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Economic cycles
Crime rates
Local Listings in Colorado Springs
 $2,995 
14505 Air Garden Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 4053 SqFt
 $1,475 
528B E Bijou St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 780 SqFt
 $1,695 
1436 Coolcrest Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 1610 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

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Colorado
County: El Paso, Teller, 2 total
Metro Area: Colorado Springs Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Colorado Springs, Security-Widefield, 27 total
Zip Codes: 80918, 80916, 80909, 80920, 80906, 80911, 80917, 80910, 80817, 80922, 49 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 6170 ft above sea level

Highlights

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

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Colorado Springs Metro Area's cost of living is 8.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Colorado Springs Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Colorado Springs metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Colorado Springs metro area voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Colorado Springs Metro Area's population is 698,595 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 12.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Colorado Springs Metro Area is $301,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Colorado Springs Metro Area public schools spend $8,551 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.9 students per teacher in Colorado Springs Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Colorado Springs

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Reviews for Colorado Springs   1 Reviews
Lasted 3 1/2 years. - 9/1/2020
I was an avid midwestern runner. I decided to move to Colorado and hit the mountains and trails. I first lived in Lakewood. My apartment was 1350 a month. Plus... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN COLORADO SPRINGS METRO AREA, COLORADO
80918, 80916, 80909, 80920, 80906, 80911, 80917, 80910, 80817, 80922, 49 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN COLORADO SPRINGS
$2,995
14505 Air Garden Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,475
528B E Bijou St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$1,695
1436 Coolcrest Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$1,450
560 Lindstrom Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,250
1008 Drury Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$1,695
2160 Poteae Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,450
4203 Goldenrod Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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