About Northgate, Colorado Springs
Northgate Colorado Springs is located at the northern edge of Colorado Springs city limits. The area is named for it's close proximity to the Northgate of the United States Air Force Academy.
Northgate is also home to The Club at Flying Horse, Pikes Peak Community College, Rampart Campus as well Interquest Marketplace and Colorado Crossing and the Bass Pro Shop Center. These developments house movie theaters, great restaurants, and shopping galore.
Northgate is a popular area because it provides a wide range of amenities, popular school district, larger lot sizes and newer homes. People generally move to this area for a combination of reasons but primarily convenience, schools, and proximity to Colorado Springs and Denver.
Quick answers to your questions about the Northgate Neighborhood in Colorado Springs
Where is Northgate Colorado Springs?
The Northgate area of Colorado Springs is a large area located near the Air Force Academy directly south of TriLakes / Monument, CO. The area covers approximately 54 square miles and is at an average elevation of 6900 feet in elevation. The homes in this area are typically higher priced point homes with a median sales price over $400,000. The Northgate area is named because of the proximity to the north entrance to the Air Force Academy. This area's retail business has grown recently with the addition of a large Bass Pro Shops center and the Interquest Movie Theater and Great Wolf Lodge complexes.
Schools in Northgate Colorado Springs
The Northgate are is located within the D-20 Academy School District boundaries. The Academy school district has 21 elementary schools, 8 middle schools, and 7 high schools. The main high schools for the Northgate area are Air Academy High School, Discovery Canyon Campus, and Pine Creek High School. There are several private and alternative learning opportunities in the D20 district.
Weather in Northgate Colorado Springs
The weather in the Northgate 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. Most newer homes in this area do have air conditioning which is needed only a few times during the summer.
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Northgate Real Estate Statistics
% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Northgate 95%
% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Northgate 76%
% Residents w/ >High School Education in Northgate 74%
% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Northgate 41%
% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Northgate 54%
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Northgate Median Sales Price
91% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northgate Number of Sales
67 Home Sales
32% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northgate Average Lot Size
3% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northgate Days on Market
67% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northgate Number of Listings
56% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Northgate Commute Time
26 min to COS
84% 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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Northgate Colorado Springs Homes for Sale
Homes in the Northgate cover a range of prices from $400,000 to over $1 million in areas like Flying Horse. Most homes have a larger than average lot, and many have great views of Pikes Peak and the Front Range. Some new builds are located in Flying Horse with convenient access to Discovery Canyon Campus.