Colorado Springs Metro Area, Colorado 

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Population

753,839

+12.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.7%

Median Income

$57,735

Median Home Price

$414,100

Median Age

34.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.3

summer / winter

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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.

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

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Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: El Paso, Teller, 2 total
Metro Area: Colorado Springs Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat 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 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, the Colorado Springs metro area remained strongly Republican, 54.0% to 42.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Colorado Springs Metro Area's population is 753,839 people. Since 2020, 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 Real Estate: $414,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.5%.

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

It's a good time to buy in Colorado Springs. Home Appreciation is up 23.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Colorado Springs is $414,100.

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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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MAPS OF COLORADO SPRINGS METRO AREA, COLORADO
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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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