Monument (TriLakes) Colorado

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About Monument, Colorado

The Monument area (also known as TriLakes) is located at the northern edge of El Paso, County Colorado. Approximately 20 minutes north of Colorado Springs and 50 minutes south of Denver in Monument, Colorado. The zip code is 80132 in Monument and 80133 in Palmer Lake.

The Monument area encompasses two municipalities, the City of Monument and the Town of Palmer Lake. There are actually three lakes in the area, Palmer Lake is located in the Town of Palmer Lake; Monument Lake is located in the town of Monument, and Lake Woodmoor is located in the Woodmoor subdivision which is just outside the city limits of Monument.

This area has seen sporadic growth and development since the mid-1800’s. Palmer Lake was originally a refueling stop on the Santa Fe railroad, while the Town of Monument grew from a ranching community into what is currently a large suburb between the two largest cities in the State.

People live in the Monument area primarily because the area feels like Colorado. There are towering Ponderosa Pines and views of the Front Range. Additionally, this area provides easy access to both Colorado Springs and Denver.

Similar neighborhoods include: Black Forest, CO and Peyton, CO

Quick Facts

Quick answers to your questions about Monument Colorado

Where is Monument Co?

Monument Colorado is located at the northern edge of El Paso County. This area has many homes nestled in the Ponderosa Pines with beautiful mountain views. The Monument area covers approximately 51 square miles and has an average elevation of 7200 feet. The area has a similar feel to the Black Forest with more shopping and dining opportunities. New homes in Monument can be found in Promontory Pointe, Forest Lakes and Lake of the Rockies.

Schools in Monument Colorado

The Monument area is located in the Lewis Palmer District #38 attendance area.  This district offers a wide range of programs and resources and is a great choice for families moving to the area. LPSD 38 has 5 elementary schools, 1 middle school; Lewis Palmer Middle School, 2 high schools; Palmer Ridge High School and Lewis Palmer High School, 1 charter school; Monument Academy as well as private and home school options.

Weather in Monument Colorado

The weather in Monument Colorado tends to be a little more extreme than in other parts of the Colorado Springs area due to it's higher elevation. 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. The treed areas usually experience more snow during the winter than areas located further south, but the area is hard to beat for beautiful views, gorgeous homes and a reasonable commute to Denver.

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Monument (TriLakes) Real Estate Statistics

% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Monument (TriLakes)95%
% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Monument (TriLakes)89%
% Residents w/ >High School Education in Monument (TriLakes)82%
% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Monument (TriLakes)53%
% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Monument (TriLakes)63%

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Monument (TriLakes) Median Sales Price

October 2017
86% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument (TriLakes) Number of Sales

57 Home Sales
October 2017
26% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument (TriLakes) Average Lot Size

1.3 acres
9% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument (TriLakes) Days on Market

48 Days
October 2017
79% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument (TriLakes) Number of Listings

171 Listings
October 2017
89% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument (TriLakes) Commute Time

28 min to COS
90% 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 Monument (TriLakes)

Downtown Monument in the TriLakes area
Limbach Park in Monument/TriLakes area
Monument Lake in Monument/TriLakes area
Santa Fe Trail in Monument/TriLakes area
Shopping and Dining in Historic Monument
Monument and the TriLakes area

Videos of Monument (TriLakes)

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The Wine Seller in Monument CO


Homes for sale in Monument tend to be single family homes on larger lots, but there has been a rise in townhomes for sale in Monument as well. Many homes for sale have fantastic Pikes Peak or front range views and a few have a view of one of the area lakes. Both Lake of the Rockies and Forest Lakes are new communities boasting lake views. These homes have just been listed in TriLakes/Monument in the last 14 days.

305 Listings
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 4,825 Sq. Feet, 213 Acres
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 4,825 Sq. Feet, 213 Acres
6 Bed, 7 Bath, 9,460 Sq. Feet, 28.36 Acres
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 4,825 Sq. Feet, 35.94 Acres
6 Bed, 7 Bath, 7,615 Sq. Feet, 6.76 Acres
7 Bed, 5 Bath, 10,591 Sq. Feet, 2.61 Acres
5 Bed, 5 Bath, 4,501 Sq. Feet, 5.4 Acres
4 Bed, 5 Bath, 5,500 Sq. Feet, 5 Acres
4 Bed, 5 Bath, 6,873 Sq. Feet, 2.68 Acres
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 4,681 Sq. Feet, 4.66 Acres
4 Bed, 5 Bath, 7,138 Sq. Feet, 4.43 Acres
5 Bed, 5 Bath, 6,089 Sq. Feet, 3.95 Acres
4 Bed, 6 Bath, 5,900 Sq. Feet, 3.38 Acres
4 Bed, 6 Bath, 5,330 Sq. Feet, 2.5 Acres
5 Bed, 4 Bath, 4,784 Sq. Feet, 3.17 Acres
2 Bed, 3 Bath, 3,307 Sq. Feet, 12 Acres
2 Bed, 3 Bath, 3,307 Sq. Feet, 12 Acres
6 Bed, 5 Bath, 6,510 Sq. Feet, 2.56 Acres
5 Bed, 5 Bath, 5,960 Sq. Feet, 2.51 Acres
4 Bed, 5 Bath, 7,314 Sq. Feet, 2.75 Acres
5 Bed, 6 Bath, 6,868 Sq. Feet, 3.53 Acres
6 Bed, 6 Bath, 6,145 Sq. Feet, 2.5 Acres
0 Bed, 0 Bath, 0 Sq. Feet, 37.84 Acres
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 2,783 Sq. Feet, 42 Acres

Monument (TriLakes) Neighborhoods

Here are some of the neighborhoods or MLS subdivisions located within Monument (TriLakes), Colorado.

Arrowwood Jackson Creek Walden
Beacon Heights Kings Deer Walden Preserve
Bent Tree Kings Deer Highlands West Oak Ridge
Black Forest Park Kingswood Wind Ridge Estates
Canterbury Long View Estates Wissler Ranch
Cherry Creek Crossing Misty Acres Woodmoor
Cloven Hoof Estates Mt Herman Estates Woodmoor Country Club
Colorado Estates Peaceful Pines Subdivision Woodmoor Forest
Crane Subdivision Pine Hills Woodmoor Greens
Dancing Wolf Subdivision Red Rock Ranch Woodmoor Highlands
Deer Creek Estates Rollin Ridge Rancheros Woodmoor Lode
Eagle Crest Estates Settlers Ranch Woodmoor Meadows
Elephant Acres Shamrock Hills Woodmoor North
Elk Creek Ranches Shiloh Pines Woodmoor Nugget
Equine Meadows Sundance Estates Woodmoor Oaks
Forest Lakes Tall Pines Ranch Woodmoor Ridge
Forest View Estates The Beach at Woodmoor Woodmoor Summit
Green Mountain Ranch Estates The Cove at Woodmoor Woodmoor Vista
Happy Landing Estates The Ridge at Fox Run  
Hawk Ridge Trails End  
Higby Estates Vista Clara Villas  
High Forest Ranch Wakonda Hills