Downtown Colorado Springs

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About Downtown Colorado Springs

The Central/Downtown Colorado Springs Neighborhood is a truly unique environment. This area features a wide range of attractions and amenities. Downtown Colorado Springs has long and storied history founded in 1871 by General William Jackson Palmer, this area is home to a wide range of housing options, from grand Victorian mansions to small Spanish-style bungalows and everything in between. The downtown area offers a wide range of shopping alternatives, from big chain supermarkets to small boutiques and old Mom and Pops shops. Utilities for this area are provided by Colorado Springs Utilities, a City-owned utility company. This area is also home to two large hospitals. Students that live in this area attend the Colorado Springs School District #11 and the Colorado Springs Downtown primary zip code is 80903.

Additionally, this area is home to Colorado College, a four-year liberal arts institution. People move to the downtown area because they love the character and convenience. Residents of this area enjoy a wide range of shopping, dining, restaurants, entertainment and parks, all just minutes from the foot of Pikes Peak and the National Forest.This is a great area for those looking for convenience and amenities in a character-rich urban setting. Homes for sale in downtown Colorado Springs include modest bungalows, historic turn of the century homes and modern lofts.

Similar neighborhoods include: Old Colorado City CO, Manitou Springs CO, West and East.

Quick Facts

Quick answers to your questions about Downtown Colorado Springs

Where is Downtown Colorado Springs?

Downtown Colorado Springs is located at the city center along the I25 corridor. This area is full of people looking for a more urban environment. Downtown Colorado Springs restaurants and hotels are plentiful, and there is a healthy downtown nightlife on Tejon Street. Homes in this area range from downtown lofts to historic bungalows to turn of the century estates. 

Schools in Downtown Colorado Springs

Students in Downtown Colorado Springs attend the D11 Colorado Springs School District. This is a large school district with 33 elementary schools, 9 middle schools, and 4 high schools. Additionally, there are several charter, alternative and online schooling options. D11 School District has excellent sports programs as well as the International Baccalaureate Program (IB).

Weather in Downtown Colorado Springs

The weather in downtown Colorado Springs tends to be a little milder than in other parts of the Colorado Springs area. Average highs in the winter are in the lower 40's with average lows dropping down to 18-20 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 80-85 degrees with the lows in the 50s. The downtown area of Colorado Springs gets significantly less snowfall than the Monument and Black Forest areas.

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Area (Sq. Miles) of Downtown Colorado Springs
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Central/Downtown Real Estate Statistics

% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Central/Downtown90%
% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Central/Downtown40%
% Residents w/ >High School Education in Central/Downtown64%
% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Central/Downtown8%
% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Central/Downtown54%

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Central/Downtown Median Sales Price

September 2017
44% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Central/Downtown Number of Sales

80 Home Sales
September 2017
31% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Central/Downtown Average Lot Size

0.16 acres
1% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Central/Downtown Days on Market

29 Days
September 2017
46% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Central/Downtown Number of Listings

68 Listings
September 2017
33% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Central/Downtown Commute Time

18 min to COS
58% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Real Estate Statistics based on information from the Pikes Peak REALTOR Services Corp. ("RSC"), for the corresponding period. RSC does not guarantee or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. Data maintained by RSC may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. Demographic data courtesy of the 2010 Census and 2015 American Community Survey. % comparison is in relation to the max value for the 21 El Paso Co neighborhoods represented.

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These homes have just been listed in Central/Downtown Colorado Springs in the last 14 days.

133 Listings
0 Bed, 0 Bath, 0 Sq. Feet, 0.65 Acres
11-Colorado Springs
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 3,424 Sq. Feet, 0.28 Acres
11-Colorado Springs
6 Bed, 5 Bath, 9,045 Sq. Feet, 0.39 Acres
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4 Bed, 3 Bath, 5,740 Sq. Feet, 0.32 Acres
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3 Bed, 2 Bath, 2,636 Sq. Feet, 0 Acres
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4 Bed, 4 Bath, 4,487 Sq. Feet, 0.43 Acres
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4 Bed, 5 Bath, 4,376 Sq. Feet, 10000 Acres
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5 Bed, 3 Bath, 3,628 Sq. Feet, 0.22 Acres
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0 Bed, 0 Bath, 0 Sq. Feet, 3 Acres
11-Colorado Springs
3 Bed, 3 Bath, 3,504 Sq. Feet, 0.56 Acres
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3 Bed, 2 Bath, 2,423 Sq. Feet, 0 Acres
11-Colorado Springs
3 Bed, 3 Bath, 2,461 Sq. Feet, 0.26 Acres
11-Colorado Springs
6 Bed, 3 Bath, 4,530 Sq. Feet, 0.12 Acres
11-Colorado Springs
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1,799 Sq. Feet, 0.02 Acres
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5 Bed, 3 Bath, 4,603 Sq. Feet, 0.22 Acres
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4 Bed, 2 Bath, 3,466 Sq. Feet, 0.16 Acres
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2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1,846 Sq. Feet, 0.01 Acres
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5 Bed, 4 Bath, 3,718 Sq. Feet, 0.16 Acres
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3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1,653 Sq. Feet, 0.1 Acres
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4 Bed, 2 Bath, 2,786 Sq. Feet, 0.13 Acres
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1 Bed, 2 Bath, 1,385 Sq. Feet, 0.03 Acres
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5 Bed, 3 Bath, 2,818 Sq. Feet, 0.16 Acres
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5 Bed, 4 Bath, 3,368 Sq. Feet, 0.14 Acres
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4 Bed, 2 Bath, 2,576 Sq. Feet, 0.22 Acres
11-Colorado Springs

Central/Downtown Neighborhoods

Here are some of the neighborhoods or MLS subdivisions located within Central/Downtown Colorado Springs.