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About Briargate, Colorado
Briargate Colorado Springs is a master planned community located in the northern part of the city. This is one of the most popular areas in the region for a wide range of reasons.
Most of the homes in this area were built from the 1980s to the early 2000s. Cordera, Wolf Ranch, and Pine Creek are a newer developments in Briargate some with new homes for sale. There are a small number of lots, mostly custom home sites still available in this area.
This area is home to a wide range of amenities from large shopping malls like the Chapel Hills Mall and The Promenade Shops at Briargate and the popular Briargate YMCA. No matter what you are looking for, chances are good, you’ll find it in Briargate. The zip code in Briargate is 80920.
People live in Briargate because it’s extremely convenient. Additionally, there is a strong sense of community in this area and most homes here fall within the very popular D20 Academy School District. When families outgrow a Briargate home, they often stay in Briargate.
For a complete list of Briargate Homes For Sale, please visit our Briargate listings page.
Quick answers to your questions about Briargate in Colorado Springs
Briargate Zip Code
Briargate Size (area)
14 sq mi
Briargate School District
Briargate Average Lot Size
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Where is Briargate CO?
The Briargate area of Colorado Springs is a popular area located in the northern part of El Paso County at the end of the Powers corridor where I25 and Highway 83 meet. The area covers approximately 14 square miles and is at an average elevation of 6749 feet in elevation. This area has a lot of housing that appeals to a wide range of people and shopping and restaurants are plenty. Recently, condos, apartments and townhouse developments are on the rise in this area.
Schools in Briargate
Briargate is in the largest school district in Colorado Springs, Academy School District #20. D20 has 21 elementary schools, 8 middle/Jr. high schools and 7 high schools. District 20 schools continually rank high in testing and is a popular district to choice into. In addition, there are several online, charter and alternative options in D20 school district.
Weather in Briargate
The weather in the Briargate tends to be pretty average compared to other parts of the Colorado Springs area. Average highs in the winter are in the upper 30’s-40’s with average lows dropping down to 15-20 degrees. Summertime temperatures average 75-80 degrees with the lows in the 50s. Most newer homes in this area will have air conditioning, but some older homes will not.