Flying Horse Homes for Sale
Flying Horse is a beautiful community within Northgate Colorado Springs. Homes for sale in Flying Horse are large, newer, single family homes in a planned community with spectacular views of the front range. Homes for sale in Flying Horse are typically 3,000 to 6,000 square feet and range from $500,000 to over $1,000,000. The Flying Horse Club and Flying Horse Golf Course are legendary and a terrific place to spend the day either golfing or relaxing at the spa. Gleneagle, Northgate Highlands, Stone Crossing, Sun Hills, The Farm and Trail Ridge are other popular neighborhoods in the Northgate area. There is some new home construction in The Farm, Flying Horse and the new subdivision of Flying Horse North. There are a few apartments, condos and townhomes in the Northgate area, although not directly in Flying Horse.
The Northgate area has boomed in the last few years with the Bass Pro Shop commercial center. Restaurants, grocery and shopping are now super convenient to those who live in the Northgate area.
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About Northgate, Colorado Springs
The Northgate area is located at the northern edge of Colorado Springs. The area is named for it's close proximity to the Northgate of the United States Air Force Academy.
Northgate is also home to The Club at Flying Horse, Pikes Peak Community College, Rampart Campus as well Interquest Marketplace and Colorado Crossing and the Bass Pro Shop Center. These developments house movie theaters, great restaurants, and shopping galore.
This area is located in the popular Academy School District #20 attendance area and is in the zip code region 80921.
Northgate is a popular area because it provides a wide range of amenities, popular school district, larger lot sizes and newer homes. People generally move to this area for a combination of reasons but primarily convenience, schools, and proximity to Colorado Springs and Denver.
Quick answers to your questions about the Northgate Neighborhood in Colorado Springs
Where is Northgate Colorado Springs?
The Northgate area of Colorado Springs is a large area located near the Air Force Academy directly south of TriLakes / Monument, CO. The area covers approximately 54 square miles and is at an average elevation of 6900 feet in elevation. The homes in this area are typically higher priced point homes with a median sales price over $400,000. The Northgate area is named because of the proximity to the north entrance to the Air Force Academy. This area's retail business has grown recently with the addition of a large Bass Pro Shops center and the Interquest Movie Theater and Great Wolf Lodge complexes.
Schools in Northgate Colorado Springs
The Northgate are is located within the D-20 Academy School District boundaries. The Academy school district has 21 elementary schools, 8 middle schools, and 7 high schools. The main high schools for the Northgate area are Air Academy High School, Discovery Canyon Campus, and Pine Creek High School. There are several private and alternative learning opportunities in the D20 district.
Weather in Northgate Colorado Springs
The weather in the Northgate area of Colorado Springs is average compared to other parts of the Colorado Springs. Average highs in the winter are in the upper 30's with average lows dropping down to 15-20 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 80-83 degrees with the lows in the 50s. Most newer homes in this area do have air conditioning which is needed only a few times during the summer.