Vista Grande Homes for Sale
Vista Grande homes for sale are located in the Colorado Springs #11 attendance area. This is one of the largest school districts in the entire State of Colorado. 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 a established neighborhood setting featuring a wide range of amenities. Additionally, this area is nearby the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs campus.
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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.
Quick answers to your questions about the Northeast Neighborhood in Colorado Springs
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.