About Northeast Colorado Springs
Northeast Colorado Springs is located just south of the Briargate and north of the Central and East parts of town. Homes in this area are a healthy mix of floor plans and styles.
This area really started to see significant growth in the early 1970’s as the city grew northward towards the United States Air Force Academy. Building in this area continues today, although on a very limited scale, mostly on in-fill lots.
This area features higher density residential and restaurants, retail, office and other commercial development especially along the North Nevada corridor near the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.
Schools for this particular area are a combination of Colorado Springs School District #11 and Academy District #20 and the zip code of northeast is 80918.
People move to this area because it offers a good combination of affordability and convenience. Additionally, the wide range of amenities found in this area makes it a favorite for busy individuals and families.
Quick answers to your questions about the Northeast Neighborhood in Colorado Springs
Where is Northeast Colorado Springs?
The Northeast area of Colorado Springs is north of downtown and south of Briargate. The area covers approximately 20 square miles and is at an average elevation of 6500 feet in elevation. The Northgate area is home to the quickly growing University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and has seen a boom in commercial development of restaurants and shopping along the North Nevada corridor. Costco, Lowes, and Trader Joes anchor the popular University Village which is full of fun and unique restaurants and shopping.
Schools in Northeast Colorado Springs
The Northeast area is located within the D-11 Colorado Springs School District boundaries. The Colorado Springs school district has 58 schools and is one of the largest school districts in the area. The main high schools for the Northeast area are Coronado High School and Doherty High School. The middle schools in the area are Jenkins Middle School, Mann Middle School, and Russell Middle School.
Weather in Northeast Colorado Springs
The weather in the Northeast 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. This area is composed of older homes typically without air conditioning. Newer homes in this area will probably be equipped with air conditioning.
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Northeast Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics
% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Northeast 96%
% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Northeast 62%
% Residents w/ >High School Education in Northeast 74%
% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Northeast 24%
% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Northeast 65%
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Northeast Median Sales Price
60% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northeast Number of Sales
105 Home Sales
50% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northeast Average Lot Size
1% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northeast Days on Market
18% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northeast Number of Listings
44% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northeast Commute Time
22 min to COS
71% 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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Northeast Colorado Springs Homes for Sale
Homes in the Northeast Neighborhood of Colorado Springs are all about convenience. With the nearby retail hub of both North Nevada's University Center and the shops and restaurants around Academy Blvd, homes in the area have a lot of options when it comes to shopping. Neighborhoods such as Pulpit Rock and University Park have tremendous views of Colorado Springs.