Fountain Colorado Map

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About Fountain, Colorado

Fountain Colorado Springs is located just 10 miles south of Colorado Springs, Colorado. This area is close to Fort Carson army base and features a wide range of shopping, restaurants and more. Despite a good deal of growth and development, Fountain, Colorado maintains that small town charm and feel. 

This city is named for Fountain Creek, which runs from the Ute Pass area at the base of Pikes Peak, south and east to Pueblo, where it joins up with the Arkansas River. Zip codes in Fountain include 80910, 80925 and 80911.

Fountain has its own water department and wastewater department, Electricity is provided by Mountain View Electric and Natural Gas is provided by Aquila.

This is a popular area for people stationed at Fort Carson, as well as people that need quick access to both Colorado Springs and Pueblo. Homes for sale in Fountain range from small older bungalows to new homes on larger lots. Fountain maintains a small town feel but is in close proximity to both Colorado Springs and Pueblo.

Similar neighborhoods include: Southeast

Quick Facts

Quick answers to your questions about the Fountain Neighborhood in Colorado Springs

Where is Fountain Colorado?

Fountain Colorado is located in the south-eastern part of El Paso County and was named for Fountain Creek. Fountain is conveniently located close to the Colorado Springs Airport and Ft. Carson and Peterson military bases. Covering approximately 50 square miles, this area has an average elevation of 5800 feet which makes for temperate weather most of the year.

Schools in Fountain CO

Students in Fountain either attend the D3 Widefield school district or D8 Fountain-Fort Carson School District. The Widefield School District covers residences in the northern region of the Fountain MLS area, while students in the central and southern part of Fountain attend the Fountain-Fort Carson School District. This area is home to the Fountain Valley School, a well-known private school.

Weather in Fountain Colorado

The weather in the Fountain area tends to be a little more temperate than in other parts of the Colorado Springs area due to it's lower elevation. Average highs in the winter are in the 40's with average lows dropping down to 20 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 83-88 degrees with the lows in the upper 50s. Fountain tends to be one of the warmest areas of the Pikes Peak Region.

80911

Fountain Zip Code

53230

Fountain Colorado Est Population

5845

Fountain Colorado Approx Elevation

50

Fountain Area (Sq. Miles)

D-3, D-8

Fountain School District

Fountain Colorado Real Estate Statistics

% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Fountain CO 96%

% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Fountain CO 80%

% Residents w/ >High School Education in Fountain CO 61%

% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Fountain CO 34%

% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Fountain CO 57%

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Fountain CO Median Sales Price

$267,000
March 2018
48% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Fountain CO Number of Sales

203 Home Sales
March 2018
100% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Fountain CO Average Lot Size

0.29 acres
2% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Fountain CO Days on Market

20 Days
March 2018
27% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Fountain CO Number of Listings

117 Listings
March 2018
74% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Fountain CO Commute Time

23 min to COS
74% 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.

Photos of Fountain Colorado

Fountain Fort Carson School District D8
Neighborhood park in Fountain Colorado
Fountain Creek Nature Center in Fountain CO
Fountain Creek in Fountain Colorado Springs
Private Fountain Valley School in Fountain Colorado Springs
Fountain Creek in Fountain Colorado

Fountain CO Homes for Sale

Homes for sale in Fountain tend to be affordable newer homes in newer subdivisions and some older bungalows in the more established part of town. This area is popular with military families due to its proximity to bases and affordability and is one of the best places to look for homes for sale near Ft Carson in FFC8 school district.

$239,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
5
BED
3
BATH
2,111
SQFT
11352 Berry Farm Road
Fountain, CO 80817
Countryside West Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$625,000
Commercial For Sale
Active
211 Alabama Avenue W
Fountain, CO 80817
 
$555,000
Commercial For Sale
Active
606 Santa Fe Avenue S
Fountain, CO 80817
Fountain Subdivision
$450,000
Commercial For Sale
Active
331 Santa Fe Avenue S
Fountain, CO 80817
 
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$449,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
4
BATH
3,219
SQFT
7793 Pinfeather Drive
Fountain, CO 80817
Mesa Ridge Subdivision
$437,747
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
5
BED
3
BATH
4,456
SQFT
9360 Streamside Trail
Fountain, CO 80817
Cumberland Green Subdivision
$425,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
4
BED
2
BATH
1,051
SQFT
8920 Rustique Drive
Fountain, CO 80817
Fountain Subdivision
$405,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
4
BED
3
BATH
3,283
SQFT
17919 La Questa Drive
Fountain, CO 80817
El Dorado Village Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$395,500
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
4
BED
4
BATH
1
½BATH
4,061
SQFT
10502 Abrams Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
The Meadows At Lorson Ranch Subdivision
$390,171
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
BATH
1
½BATH
3,465
SQFT
7806 Whistlestop Lane
Fountain, CO 80817
Cumberland Green Subdivision
$390,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
3
BATH
3,749
SQFT
10485 Mile Post Loop
Fountain, CO 80817
High Gate Farms Subdivision
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$389,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
BATH
3,015
SQFT
10688 Abrams Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
The Meadows At Lorson Ranch Subdivision
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$388,100
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
BATH
1
½BATH
3,429
SQFT
9713 Wando Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
Carriage Meadows South at Lorson Ranch Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$387,500
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
5
BED
4
BATH
1
½BATH
3,536
SQFT
10667 Mcgahan Drive
Fountain, CO 80817
Countryside North Subdivision
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$382,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
BATH
3,527
SQFT
9855 Rubicon Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
Carriage Meadows South at Lorson Ranch Subdivision
Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$381,400
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
BATH
3,527
SQFT
6819 Mandan Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
Carriage Meadows South at Lorson Ranch Subdivision
$379,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
5
BED
4
BATH
1
½BATH
3,272
SQFT
7846 Dutch Loop
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
The Glen At Widefield Subdivision
Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$378,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
BATH
1
½BATH
3,423
SQFT
9865 Rubicon Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
Carriage Meadows South at Lorson Ranch Subdivision
$374,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
6
BED
4
BATH
1
½BATH
3,015
SQFT
10553 Desert Bloom Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80925
Pioneer Landing At Lorson Ranch Subdivision
$374,411
Single Family Home For Sale
Under Contract Showing
4
BED
3
BATH
1
½BATH
3,276
SQFT
7822 Whistlestop Lane
Fountain, CO 80817
Cumberland Green Subdivision