Colorado Springs, CO Livability Score

Colorado Springs, CO is Extremely Livable
  • • Colorado Springs is ranked #55 in Colorado
  • • Colorado Springs is ranked #8286 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Income per Capita
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The Locals

StatisticColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Population (2013)417,5345,268,367317,297,938
Population density (sq mi)2,1435190
Median age34.936.137.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)48%47%45%
African American6%4%13%
Speak English87%83%79%
Speak Spanish8%12%13%
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Colorado Springs CO City ReviewHaving lived in Colorado Springs (Often referred to as The Springs by its citizens)for nearly 5 years, I have learned to love the variety of activities which this sunny and outdoorsy city has to offer.If you're the type that loves theRead full review
Nice Place Gone BadI've lived here since 1993 and it was a nice place then. Now it's a place I wouldn't recommend for anyone. My 3 main reasons for despising this town are Crime, Dangerous Drivers and Lack of Activities. The crime in this town has gotten outRead full review

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Home Search- Networking - EmploymentMy husband & I are 30 Years+ LCSWs and Psychotherapists letting go of Oklahoma and moving with hope and excitement to Colorado Springs. No children now, 2 chocolate Labs, cats, and wish to maintain one therapy office out of our home.See full question
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What are your thoughts about the Colorado Springs Balloon Classic?I've seen some amazing photographs depicting the Colorado Balloon Classic in Colorado Springs. The event has always been something I've wanted to attend, it looks like it would be fun for the whole family! It also seems like a great causeSee full question
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Neighborhoods in & around Colorado Springs, CO

Northwest Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs795.6
Southwest Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs785.5
Northgate, Colorado Springs7812
Briargate, Colorado Springs779.2
Old Colorado City, Colorado Springs753.2
Northeast Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs754.7
West Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs753.2
Central Colorado City, Colorado Springs742
Powers, Colorado Springs735.8
East Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs722.3
Southeast Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs712.9
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