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Best Places To Live In Colorado Springs, CO

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  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 448,759
  • We have 2 year's living here and I'm still missing MO, if you want to fight for good place for living and spend a lot of money come to Colorado Springs.... I never know a place where you're gonna be
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score78
  • Goldfield, CO
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21
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  • Northeast Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 4.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 48,969
  • Code enforcement is quick to hand out violations and fines for minor transgressions such as weeds, while the city maintained streets, sidewalks, medians, and open spaces are in horrid states of
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  • Woodmoor, CO
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,587
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  • Monument, CO
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,346
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  • Palmer Lake, CO
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,558
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  • Gleneagle, CO
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,583
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  • Briargate, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 9.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 48,215
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  • Northwest Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 5.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 20,735
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  • Stratmoor, CO
  • 4.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,821
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  • Manitou Springs, CO
  • 5.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,217
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  • Cimarron Hills, CO
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,240
  • While living in Cimarron Hills, I have found that I do in fact miss my life in Virginia. While there is plenty to do living here, and also the close proximity to the Colorado Springs Airport, I still
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  • Air Force Academy, CO
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,957
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  • East Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 49,900
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  • Powers, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 5.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 152,311
  • I have lived in Powers Colorado Springs, CO for the last 25 years and I would not possibly think about moving anywhere else in the world. I have grown up with 2 older sisters along with my mom and dad. I
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  • Northgate, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 12 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,515
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  • Central Colorado City, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 26,165
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  • Fountain, CO
  • 11.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,817
  • My family and I have been living in Fountain, Colorado for the last 5 years and have enjoyed our stay here as a military family stationed at Fort Carson. Fountain, CO is a very diverse military town that
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  • Woodland Park, CO
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,180
  • Woodland Park, Colorado is the largest city in the smallest county in Colorado. Located 16 miles west of Colorado Springs on the west side of Pikes Peak this small town of 7000 people was established in
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  • Midland, CO
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 173
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  • Victor, CO
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 475
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  • Fort Carson, CO
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,873
  • Living in Fort Carson, CO is proven to be the best of two worlds. On one hand it is a small city nestled right outside of Colorado Springs and a short Drive from Denver. Then you have the beautiful
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  • Southeast Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 50,481
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  • Old Colorado City, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 3.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,130
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  • West Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 3.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,407
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  • Security-Widefield, CO
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 34,956
  • Widefield has been fun, but if it weren't for my job I would have never chosen to live here. I've been looking for a new one, but until I can find one we are stuck here. Everything is so far away,
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  • Green Mountain Falls, CO
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 644
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  • Black Forest, CO
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,506
  • You'll never run out of entertaining and interesting things to do when you're in Black Forest, since the city has activities that everyone in your family will love. There are several campgrounds in
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  • Divide, CO
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 120
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  • Cascade-Chipita Park, CO
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,365
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  • Peyton, CO
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 334
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  • Cripple Creek, CO
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,238
  • A Dusty Little Colorado Town West of Colorado Springs. Soon to be Sprawling as an Off-Grid Tiny Homes Community for the CHRISTIAN HIPPIES and GAY N LESBIAN COMMUNITY; ....within the Last year
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  • Southwest Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 5.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,399

Colorado Springs, CO: Rocky Mountain High

Colorado Springs sits on a high plain on the edge of the Rocky Mountains more than a mile above sea level. Pikes Peak rises to 14,000 feet just to the west of this friendly western city. Approximately 60 miles south of Denver, Colorado Springs lies in the Front Range Urban Corridor of the "Centennial State." Colorado Springs has a population of more than 465,000 inhabitants and spreads out over an area of 195 square miles. A delightful mix of laid-back urban life and easy access to the great outdoors make this city an attractive place to live.

Colorado Springs is home to the United States Olympic Committee and one of the United States Olympic Training Centers. Several military bases and The United States Air Force Academy are located nearby making this an important hub for defense-related industries. A lively arts scene, made vibrant by outdoor summer concerts, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra, and several art galleries, enriches the city. Hiking, mountain biking, camping, and rock climbing opportunities abound in this outdoor paradise. Pikes Peak and the Garden of the Gods are both within an easy drive of downtown. The nearby Arkansas River provides plenty of entertainment for kayakers, whitewater rafters, and lovers of fly fishing.

The city receives less snow than you might expect given its location on the edge of the Rocky Mountains. Strong sunlight warms winter days making the city perfect for cold weather outdoor fun. Winter nights, however, can be frigid. Summer daytime temperatures frequently reach the high 80s. But things remain comfortable because of a delightful lack of humidity.

The cost of living in Colorado Springs will pleasantly surprise anyone moving from areas such as Washington, DC, New York, San Francisco, or New York City. Buses regularly service the entire Colorado Springs metropolitan area.

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