TriLakes / Monument Colorado Map

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Monument CO

About Monument, Colorado

The Monument Colorado Springs 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. Students in this area attend the Lewis Palmer School District 38.

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 Colorado Springs 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 the TriLakes / Monument Colorado Springs Neighborhood

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 CO

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.

80132

TriLakes Monument Zip Code

24637

TriLakes / Monument Est Population

7223

TriLakes / Monument Colorado Elevation

51

TriLakes / Monument Area (Sq. Miles)

D-38

TriLakes / Monument School District

TriLakes / Monument Real Estate Statistics

% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Monument 95%

% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Monument 91%

% Residents w/ >High School Education in Monument 58%

% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Monument CO 53%

% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Monument CO 63%

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Monument CO Median Sales Price

$495,000
September 2018
92% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument CO Number of Sales

65 Home Sales
September 2018
31% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument CO Average Lot Size

1.3 acres
9% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument CO Days on Market

34 Days
September 2018
77% compared to max of other neighborhoods

Monument CO Number of Listings

158 Listings
September 2018
68% compared to max of other neighborhoods

TriLakes / Monument CO 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 Colorado

TriLakes region in Monument Colorado
Limbach Park in Monument Co, monument colorado elevation
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Downtown Monument Colorado Springsin TriLakes region, city of monument colorado
Monument Colorado Springs, Santa Fe Trailhead
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Videos of Monument Co

Monument CO Homes for Sale

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.

$3,449,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
6
BED
8
TOTAL BATHS
9,460
SQFT
16845 Roller Coaster Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Zarkovacki Subdivision
$2,499,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
5
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
10,421
SQFT
15547 Open Sky Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
High Forest Ranch Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$2,100,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
6
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
7,129
SQFT
3805 Mesa Top Drive
Monument, CO 80132
Forest Lakes Subdivision
$1,450,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
6,606
SQFT
593 Highway 105 Highway
Palmer Lake, CO 80133
Palmer Lake Subdivision
$1,450,000
Single Family For Sale
Under Contract Showing
6
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
7,108
SQFT
3701 Mountain Dance Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
High Forest Ranch Subdivision
$1,450,000
Single Family For Sale
Under Contract Showing
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
4,245
SQFT
4585 Diamondback Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Green Mountain Subdivision
$1,435,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
6
BED
8
TOTAL BATHS
7,233
SQFT
16512 Timber Meadow Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
Settlers Ranch Subdivision
$1,425,000
Single Family For Sale
Under Contract Showing
7
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
7,277
SQFT
4506 Wildroot Court
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
High Forest Ranch Subdivision
$1,350,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
5
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
7,092
SQFT
17507 Colonial Park Drive
Monument, CO 80132
Higby Estates Subdivision
$1,319,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
7
BED
7
TOTAL BATHS
7,651
SQFT
4460 Hidden Rock Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
High Forest Ranch Subdivision
$1,200,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
5,335
SQFT
950 Tiner Trail
Monument, CO 80132
Higby Estates Subdivision
$1,100,000
Land For Sale
Active
35.02
ACRES
EL PASO
COUNTY
4175 Hay Creek Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80921
Tri-Lakes Subdivision
$1,100,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
5,532
SQFT
4502 Mountain Dance Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
High Forest Ranch Subdivision
$1,100,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
5
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
6,089
SQFT
5265 Hidden Rock Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
High Forest Ranch Subdivision
$1,099,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
4
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
6,697
SQFT
17075 Viscount Court
Monument, CO 80132
Bent Tree II Subdivision
$1,039,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
6
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
6,668
SQFT
17547 Colonial Park Drive
Monument, CO 80132
Higby Estates Subdivision
New Listing - 12 hours online
$999,750
Single Family For Sale
Active
5
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
5,474
SQFT
19771 Knights Crossing
Monument, CO 80132
Kings Deer Highlands Subdivision
Price Change - 2 days ago
$999,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
3
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
3,531
SQFT
20060 Capella Drive
Monument, CO 80132
Colorado Estates Subdivision
$980,000
Single Family For Sale
Active
5
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
4,743
SQFT
18140 Walker Court
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
Walden East Subdivision
$975,000
Single Family For Sale
Under Contract Showing
5
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
4,527
SQFT
4558 Silver Nell Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
Grandview Estates Subdivision
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