University Park is located in the Northeast part of Colorado Springs. This neighborhood is bordered by Academy Boulevard on the west and north side, Austin Bluffs Boulevard on the south and the Austin Bluffs Open Space on the western border. University Park is a luxury neighborhood that has some amazing views of Pikes Peak and the Front Range. With its convenience to both Academy Boulevard, North Nevada shopping and retail, Garden Ranch YMCA and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, this is a popular place to live for a wide variety of individuals and families. In addition, residents of this neighborhood have 500 miles of hiking trails through the Austin Bluffs Open Space conveniently out the door.
Homes for sale in University Park range from townhomes to large luxury homes and have a gated neighborhood feel even though there is not technically a gate. Sold homes range from $200,000 to $1,000,000 with a median sales price of $337,000. Homes range in size from 1,200 square feet to over 6,000 square feet with an average of 2,800 square feet. Most homes in this neighborhood were built between 1978 and 2008 with the average home built in 1992.
Students living in the University Park neighborhood are districted to the Colorado Springs #11 attendance area. This is one of the largest school districts in the entire State of Colorado. Students in this area can attend Fremont Elementary School, Russell Middle School and Coronado High School. This district features a wide range of programs and activities.
People move to the Northeast area for a wide range of reasons. This area offers affordable older homes in an established neighborhood setting featuring a wide range of amenities. Additionally, this area is nearby the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs campus. Other neighborhoods in this area include Antelope Creek, Falcon Estates, Garden Ranch, Newport Heights, Pulpit Rock, Sundown, Vista Grande and Wagon Trails.
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About Northeast Colorado Springs
Northeast Colorado Springs is located just south of the Briargate and north of the Central and East parts of town. Homes in this area are a healthy mix of floor plans and styles.
This area really started to see significant growth in the early 1970’s as the city grew northward towards the United States Air Force Academy. Building in this area continues today, although on a very limited scale, mostly on in-fill lots.
This area features higher density residential and restaurants, retail, office and other commercial development especially along the North Nevada corridor near the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.
Schools for this particular area are a combination of Colorado Springs School District #11 and Academy District #20 and the zip code of northeast is 80918.
People move to this area because it offers a good combination of affordability and convenience. Additionally, the wide range of amenities found in this area makes it a favorite for busy individuals and families.
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Where is Northeast Colorado Springs?
The Northeast area of Colorado Springs is north of downtown and south of Briargate. The area covers approximately 20 square miles and is at an average elevation of 6500 feet in elevation. The Northgate area is home to the quickly growing University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and has seen a boom in commercial development of restaurants and shopping along the North Nevada corridor. Costco, Lowes, and Trader Joes anchor the popular University Village which is full of fun and unique restaurants and shopping.
Schools in Northeast Colorado Springs
The Northeast area is located within the D-11 Colorado Springs School District boundaries. The Colorado Springs school district has 58 schools and is one of the largest school districts in the area. The main high schools for the Northeast area are Coronado High School and Doherty High School. The middle schools in the area are Jenkins Middle School, Mann Middle School, and Russell Middle School.
Weather in Northeast Colorado Springs
The weather in the Northeast 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. This area is composed of older homes typically without air conditioning. Newer homes in this area will probably be equipped with air conditioning.