Rockrimmon is a popular area in Colorado Springs located on the west side of I-25 nestled in the foothills. Many homes in this area have great views eastward and the mix of styles and sizes of homes will appeal to a lot of different individuals and families. People live in this area primarily because of its natural beauty. This area is situated in the foothills of the Rampart Range and features dramatic topography, abundant wildlife and panoramic views out over the eastern plains.
Homes for sale in Rockrimmon have an average of 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 2,800 square feet. The median home price for Rockrimmon is $225,000 which makes this a great area to find a home. Homes in Rockrimmon range from $100,000 to over $600,000 with the median sales price of $213,000. The average home in Rockrimmon is 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom with 2,100 and an average sales price per square foot of $130. In addition, there are several townhome communities in the area as well as some new construction occurring in Wild Grass. Many homes in this area were built in the 1970s and 1980s so if you are looking for a home to remodel, this might be a good area for you.
Residents in this area are districted to D20 with Rockrimmon Elementary, Eagleview Middle School, and Air Academy High School as the primary schools. This is a beautiful area with a huge appeal, there is a wide range of housing options and ample amenities.
Nearby Rockrimmon are several retail and commercial areas which make a quick trip to the doctor or grocery store super convenient. Rockrimmon also has its own library part of the Pikes Peak Library District. There are many community and children’s activities that happen at the Rockrimmon branch of the library.
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163 Wild Grass Way Colorado Springs Colorado 80919
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About Northwest Colorado Springs / Rockrimmon
Northwest Colorado Springs, also known as Rockrimmon, is a large portion of the west side of Colorado Springs. This area starts just north of the Garden of The Gods park and extends to the southern boundary of the United States Air Force Academy.
This area features some of the most interesting topography in the entire region. From dramatically steep to traditionally flat home sites this area has it all.
The Northwest side of Colorado Springs has a nice range of amenities from large grocery stores and big box stores to small locally owned stores.
This area is a combination of two school districts. The south end of the area is in the Colorado Springs School District #11, the northern part of this area is in the Academy School District #20 attendance area. The zip code for this area is 80919.
People live in this area primarily because of its natural beauty. This area is situated in the foothills of the Rampart Range and features dramatic topography, abundant wildlife and panoramic views out over the eastern plains.
This is a beautiful area with a huge appeal, there is a wide range of housing options and ample amenities.
Similar neighborhoods include: Southwest
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127 sq mi
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Where is Northwest Colorado Springs?
The Northwest area of Colorado Springs is located directly south of Northgate and north of the West side of town on the west side of I25. The area covers approximately 24 square miles and is at an average elevation of 6870 feet in elevation. This area includes the popular neighborhoods of Peregrine, Rockrimmon, Mountain Shadows and Woodmen Valley. The homes in this area are nestled against the Front Range and have great views to the east. The Mountain Shadows subdivision lost many homes in the 2012 Waldo Canyon Fire. Many new homes have been built since, and the neighborhood has recovered nicely.
Schools in Northwest Colorado Springs
The Northwest area is located primarily in the D-20 Academy School District. D-20 Academy School District is one of the largest school districts in the area. With over 40 schools, the D-20 School District covers the Northwest side of Colorado Springs as well as east towards Briargate. The elementary schools in this area include Rockrimmon Elementary, Foothills Elementary, Woodmen Roberts Elementary and the middle school is Eagleview Middle School with high school attendance at Air Academy High School. A small portion of the southern portion of the Northwest area is located in the D-11 School District.
Weather in Northwest Colorado Springs
The weather in the Northwest area of Colorado Springs is average compared to other parts of the Colorado Springs. In the winter, high temperatures average in the 40s with overnight temperatures 15-20 degrees. Average high temperatures in the summer range from 80-85 degrees with overnight temperatures in the 50s. This area has great weather all year round with significantly less snowfall than the Monument and Black Forest areas.