About Southeast Colorado Springs
Southeast Colorado Springs is close to The Colorado Springs Airport and Peterson Air Force Base. This area offers a wide range of shopping, retail and restaurants.
This area grew to support the Colorado Springs Airport and what is currently known as Peterson Air Force Base. Homes in this area are priced at the lower end of the region's median and average sales prices. There is a wide range of rental housing in this area as well.
This area features a ton of retail, shopping and restaurants. Academy Boulevard runs through the center of this area and is home to everything from Big Box stores to small Mom and Pops shops.
The southeast part of Colorado Springs is in two public school attendance areas, Harrison School District #2 and Colorado Springs School District #11. These are both large school districts with a wide range of programs and choices. The primary zip code in this area is 80910.
People live in the southeast part of Colorado Springs for a number of reasons. This area is convenient to downtown Colorado Springs and many of the areas military installations. Additionally, this area offers a wide range of amenities as well as affordable housing.
The southeast part of Colorado Springs is convenient and affordable. Anyone moving to the Pikes Peak region should certainly take a look at this area. Similar neighborhoods include: Fountain Valley
Quick answers to your questions about the Southeast Neighborhood in Colorado Springs
Where is Southeast Colorado Springs?
The Southeast area of Colorado Springs is located directly east of downtown Colorado Springs and north of Fountain Colorado. This area is conveniently located near Ft. Carson Army Base, Peterson Air Force Base and the Colorado Springs Airport. Homes in this area are affordable and convenient to a lot of amenities. This is a popular area for military families wanting to have a short commute to the bases.
Schools in Southeast Colorado Springs
The Southeast area of Colorado Springs is home to 2 school districts. On the southern edge is Harrison School District #2 closer to Ft. Carson. Harrison School District D2 has 13 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, and 2 main high schools. The northern part of the Southeast area is home to Colorado Springs School District #11. This is the largest school district in the area with over 60 schools.
Weather in Southeast Colorado Springs
The weather in Southeast Colorado Springs 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 mid 40's with average lows dropping down to 18-20 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 80-85 degrees with the lows in the upper 50s. This area has similar weather to both Southwest area and Fountain Colorado.
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Southeast Colorado Springs Real Estate Statistics
% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Southeast 92%
% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Southeast 55%
% Residents w/ >High School Education in Southeast 57%
% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Southeast 5%
% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Southeast 59%
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Southeast Median Sales Price
39% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Southeast Number of Sales
66 Home Sales
31% compared to max of other neighborhoods
1% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Southeast Average Lot Size
Southeast Days on Market
22% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Southeast Number of Listings
18% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Southeast 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.
Photos of Southeast Colorado Springs
Southeast Homes for Sale
Homes on the Southeast side of town are generally priced from $200,000 to $400,000. Many people live in Southeast Colorado Springs because of its convenience to the military bases Peterson and Fort Carson. Homes are affordable in this area, and there are a variety of older established communities to choose from.