Northgate Highlands is a popular community within Northgate Colorado Springs located near the Discovery Canyon Campus. Homes for sale in Northgate Highlands are large, single family homes with spectacular views of the front range. Homes for sale in Northgate Highlands are typically 3,000 to 5,500 square feet and range from $375,000 to $900,000. Northgate Highlands is near a shopping center with restaurants, grocery and a few conveniences. Gleneagle, Flying Horse, Northgate Highlands, Stone Crossing, Sun Hills, The Farm and Trail Ridge are other popular neighborhoods in the Northgate area. There is some new home construction in The Farm, Flying Horse and the new subdivision of Flying Horse North nearby. There are very few apartments, condos and townhomes in the Northgate Highlands area.
The Northgate area has boomed in the last few years with the Bass Pro Shop commercial center. Restaurants, grocery and shopping are now super convenient to those who live in the Northgate area.
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About Northgate, Colorado
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 Northgate in Colorado Springs
Northgate / Flying Horse Zip Code
Northgate / Flying Horse Elevation
Northgate / Flying Horse Population
Northgate / Flying Horse Size (area)
54 sq mi
Northgate / Flying Horse School District
D-20, D-49, D-38
Northgate / Flying Horse Average Lot Size
Northgate / Flying Horse Commute Time
Where is Northgate CO?
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
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.