About Ute Pass, Colorado
Ute Pass Colorado is a historic area located along the mountain pass between El Paso and Teller Counties. This area consists of a few small towns; Green Mountain Falls, Cascade and Chipita Park.
This area is named for the Ute Indians that used to traverse this mountain pass from their home in the Shining Mountains (Rockies) down to the Springs in Manitou.
The Ute Pass area doesn't have many real commercial entities to speak of. There are a handful of restaurants, a bar, post office and a Liquor Store.
This area is in the Manitou Springs District #14 attendance area. Ute Pass Elementary school is located in this area but secondary students are bused to Manitou.
People live in this area for the ambiance. This area feels like pure mountain living because in this area, you’re surrounded by nature and mountains everywhere you look. Residents of this area don’t mind a little travel for groceries because their surroundings are why the live in Colorado. Similar neighborhoods include: Woodland Park and Black Forest
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Where is Ute Pass Colorado?
The Ute Pass area of Colorado Springs is on the western edge of El Paso County. Towns in this area include Cascade, CO, Green Mountain Falls, CO, Crystola, CO and Chipita Park, CO. This area borders Woodland Park in Teller County and covers approximately 16 square miles and is at an average elevation of 8500 feet in elevation. This area is very similar to Woodland Park with a rural mountain feel.
Schools in Ute Pass Colorado
Students in the Ute Pass area are in the attendance area of Manitou Springs School District D14. Manitou Springs School District 14 is a small school district with approximately 600 students comprised of Ute Pass and Manitou Elementary Schools, Manitou Springs Middle School and Manitou Springs High School. Even though they are a small school district, the Manitou Springs schools offer programs such as ballet, strings/orchestra, and robotics in addition to their normal curriculum.
Teller County Weather
The weather in the Ute Pass and Teller County area tends to be a little more extreme than in other parts of the Colorado Springs area due to the higher elevation. Average highs in the winter are in the upper 30's with average lows dropping down to 10-15 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 70-75 degrees with the lows in the mid 40s. The Ute Pass area has very similar weather to the Woodland Park Colorado area.
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Ute Pass Colorado Real Estate Statistics
% of Housing Occupied (vs Vacant) in Ute Pass, Co 57%
% Owners Occupied (vs Rentals) in Ute Pass, Co 69%
% Residents w/ >High School Education in Ute Pass, Co 86%
% Residents w/Income > $100,000 in Ute Pass, Co 25%
% Residents Employed (vs. Unemployed, Not in Labor Force) in Ute Pass, Co 62%
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Ute Pass, Co Median Sales Price
62% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Ute Pass, Co Number of Sales
5 Home Sales
2% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Ute Pass, Co Average Lot Size
11% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Ute Pass, Co Days on Market
49% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Ute Pass, Co Number of Listings
6% compared to max of other neighborhoods
Ute Pass, Co Commute Time
31 min to COS
100% 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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Ute Pass, Co Homes for Sale
Homes in the Ute Pass area cover a range of prices from $250,000 to over $1 million. Most homes have acreage, and there is definitely a vibe of mountain living. People who choose Ute Pass area often do so because they like privacy and small town living. More often than not, people in Ute Pass love the mountain lifestyle and small-town vibe.