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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 50 Independent Living communities in Colorado Springs and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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Winslow Court

3920 East San Miguel Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80909

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Winslow Court offers large and affordable apartment homes in a fun, friendly, and active retirement community. We offer three excellent and nutritious meals per day served restaurant-style and residents select from a hot breakfast, and a variety of menu options for lunch and supper. We offer...

Inn at Garden Plaza

2520 International Circle, Colorado Springs, CO 80910

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The Belcaro

3475 American Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80917

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Downsize on Responsibility NOT Fun! Enjoy Independent Senior (55+) Living at its best at The Belcaro Senior Apartment Homes. Prices for these spacious homes are extremely affordable allowing you the flexibility to contract only the services you need. You may choose vendors from our list of...

MacKenzie Place Colorado Springs

1655 Elm Creek View, Colorado Springs, CO 80907

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When you visit our senior living community in the heart of Colorado Springs, you’ll notice something unexpected the minute you walk through the doors. You can see, hear, and feel the energy and vibrancy of our community. The lobby is bustling, people are laughing, and friends are chatting. Some...

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Affinity at Colorado Springs

3755 Tutt Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80922

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At Affinity at Colorado Springs we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom.Rents start at $1,460, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot...

Summit Glen

4825 Old Farm Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80917

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We believe that Summit Glen is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure.At Summit Glen, our management teams live on-site, and are available 24...

Windsong Living

5560 Library Lane, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

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Windsong has been serving our community for independent living since 1995. We are small, family oriented facility. Since we only have 28 units you will never feel like a number. We celebrate birthdays, holidays and milestones together. Apartments come with full upgraded kitchens and appliances...

Sunridge

5820 Flintridge Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

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Sunridge provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in northeastern Colorado Springs, Sunridge is a waking dream. We're conveniently close to shopping, excellent healthcare and fine dining. Our all-inclusive...

Revel Province

2960 Tutt Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80922

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INDEPENDENT LIVING, REIMAGINEDRevel Province is reimagining independent living in a vibrant community where personalized experiences meet comfortable living. A place where good food and good friends go hand-in-hand, and fun is never far from home. Here, you’ll laugh, learn, and make some of the...

Springs Ranch Memory Care

3315 Emmett View, Colorado Springs, CO 80922

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Springs Ranch, part of the Koelsch Communities, and family owned since 1958 is located in beautiful Colorado Springs, CO.Along with excellence in care, Springs Ranch will offer full meals, vibrant mental and physical activities 7 days a week, scheduled social outings on a wheelchair-accessible...

Aspen Trail Retirement Resort (Opening Fall 2020)

5545 New Car Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80923

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Aspen Trail, the luxurious Resort Lifestyle Community, is currently under construction on New Car Drive in Colorado Springs. We look forward to opening brand new during the Fall of 2020! Aspen Trail will offer all of the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your...

Brookdale Skyline

2365 Patriot Heights, Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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With fewer chores, you can have more adventures. So what are you waiting for?Set against the dramatic backdrop of Pikes Peak and the Rocky Mountains in Colorado Springs, our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, has four levels of care on one campus, including independent living,...

Palisades At Broadmoor Park

4547 Palisades Park View, Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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The Palisades at Broadmoor Park represents a new approach to Senior Living. Built in 2008, The Palisades is an award winning example of innovation within the senior living industry. Our residents enjoy an outstanding quality of life in a world class retirement community that is both elegant and...

Bonaventure of Colorado Springs

9112 Grand Cordera Parkwa, Colorado Springs, CO 80925

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Looking for an exceptional senior living community? Well, you’ve found it. When you combine an exceptional lifestyle, ready-made friends and outstanding service, the result is what we call Retirement Perfected™Bonaventure provides the highest level of service and value you'll find anywhere. Our...

Liberty Heights

12105 Ambassador Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80921

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Liberty Heights at Northgate is an assisted living community in the city of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado for those seniors who are seeking memory care services. When a senior is seeking a great place to live in the city of Colorado Springs, they will find that in this community. The...

StoneCreek of Flying Horse (Opening Fall 2020)

1889 Silversmith Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80921

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Stone Creek of Flying Horse is an upscale Senior Living Community located adjacent to the 7 th hole of the beautiful Club of Flying Horse Golf Club. This Senior Living Community offers Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Independent Living. There are big mountain views of Pikes Peak and the Air...

Jackson Creek Senior Living

16601 Jackson Creek Parkway, Monument, CO 80132

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Havilahome (Opening Summer 2021)

1744 Mariposa Road, Cañon City, CO 81212

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Create a Healthier YOU at Havilahome!If you enjoy an Active Lifestyle in nature and the mountains, come and live at Havilahome. We are a brand new community in a luxury neighborhood in Canon City, Colorado. We are located at the foothills, with panoramic mountain views and a 2 mile mountain trail...

Bonaventure of Castle Rock

1855 Low Meadow Boulevard, Castle Rock, CO 80109

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Bonaventure of Castle Rock is a retirement, assisted living and memory care community offering seniors the lifestyle and care they deserve. Bonaventure of Castle Rock is conveniently located in the upscale Meadows neighborhood, nestled near the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and just a short...

Villa Pueblo Senior Living Community

1111 Bonforte Blvd, Pueblo, CO 81001

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Villa Pueblo is one of the city's premier retirement communities, offering a full continuum of care including independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing care.  You never know who you'll meet at Villa Pueblo — you may reconnect with old friends, or meet new ones! And, the...

Legacy Village of Castle Pines

535 W Castle Pines Parkway, Castle Pines, CO 80108

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Premier Senior Living in Castle Pines, ColoradoWelcome to Legacy Village of Castle Pines. Conveniently located just 20 miles south of Denver, in one of Colorado's most upscale neighborhoods, Legacy Village is a premier provider of senior living services in Douglas County. Legacy Village of Castle...

Pueblo Regent

100 San Carlos Road, Pueblo, CO 81005

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Pueblo Regent provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated in a quiet corner of Southwest Pueblo, you'll enjoy being so close to the city's shops, first-class healthcare and the rugged beauty of the countryside. Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers:...

MorningStar Senior Living of Parker

18900 Main Street, Parker, CO 80138

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Parker Senior Living by MorningStar Called to ServeParker Senior Living by MorningStar in Parker, Colorado, celebrates and elevates life for those who taught the rest of us how to live: our seniors, men and women through whom America was preserved and strengthened. Parker Senior Living by offers...

Lincoln Meadows Senior Living

10001 South Oswego Street, Meridian, CO 80134

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In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Lincoln Meadows is the premier...

MorningStar Senior Living at RidgeGate

10100 Commons St, Lone Tree, CO 80124

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Vi at Highlands Ranch

2850 Classic Dr, Littleton, CO 80126

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Welcome to Vi at Highlands Ranch, the only Type A retirement community in Colorado. Our Life Plan Community, also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), provides residents with assisted and independent living as well as a continuum of care on-site. Located on 25 acres of...

V-Esprit

5240 South Shalom Park Circle, Aurora, CO 80015

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Discover maintenance free living at V-Esprit active adult community. Located in the Centennial, Parker and South East Aurora area (close to Cherry Creek State Park), V-Esprit offers apartments and patio homes for lease on a beautiful 14-acre campus with walking paths with amazing mountain...

Parkside Village Retirement Resort

14501 E Crestline Dr, Centennial, CO 80015

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Engage, Enjoy and Live!Affordable, lavish & amenity filled independent living made simple. Let us take care of your needs, so you can enjoy the important things in life.Parkside Village Retirement Resort is a beautiful new Resort Lifestyle Community in Aurora,CO ea. Parkside Village offers an...

Vita Littleton

2100 West Littleton Blvd, Littleton, CO 80120

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Vita Littleton features one and two bedroom apartment homes with luxury amenities for adults 55+. Our brand gorgeous apartments in Littleton feature designer finishes, quartz countertops, high-end kitchens with gas ranges, energy efficient stainless steel appliances and private balconies or...

Quincy Place

7200 East Quincy Avenue, Denver, CO 80237

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Quincy Place provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on picturesque grounds in a quiet corner of Denver, you'll love our elegant facilities, friendly staff and convenient location. We're close to shopping, healthcare, dining and all the amenities of the...

Sky Pointe Retirement Resort (Now Open)

5842 S Taft St, Littleton, CO 80127

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Engage, Enjoy and Live!Affordable, lavish & amenity filled independent living made simple. Let us take care of your needs, so you can enjoy the important things in life.Sky Pointe Retirement Resort is a beautiful new Resort Lifestyle Community coming to Littleton, CO late 2018. Sky Pointe offers...

The Carillon at Belleview Station

4855 S Niagara St, Denver, CO 80237

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The Carillon at Belleview Station has everything you would expect from a senior care community and more. Yes, we have assisted living, but it's a bit more personalized and flexible. And yes, we have memory care, but it's a bit more comprehensive and thoughtful. But to really see who we are, it's...

Cherry Creek Retirement Village

14555 E Hampden Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

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"Committed to helping you live a vibrant, carefree lifestyle." At Cherry Creek, we are dedicated to providing our residents with five-star service, elegant amenities and the freedom to maintain an active lifestyle. Our caring professional staff is here to lavish you with attention while...

Atria Englewood NOW OPEN

3555 S Clarkson St, Englewood, CO 80113

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Conveniently located downtown near the Museum of Outdoor Arts and adjacent to the Swedish Medical Center, Atria Englewood is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being.This inviting residence offers a selection...

Brookdale Tamarac Square

8030 East Girard Avenue, Denver, CO 80231

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The Retirement of Your DreamsTucked in a neighborhood just minutes from bustling downtown Denver, Colorado, the beautiful grounds of our independent living community invite residents to exchange the burdens of home maintenance for the care-free lifestyle of a dream retirement. If you’re itching...

St. Andrew's Village

13801 E Yale Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

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St. Andrew’s Village is a pet-friendly independent living and assisted living community for seniors age 62 and over in the Denver metropolitan area. We offer private one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments along with the security of knowing that our staff is available 24 hours a...

Brookdale Meridian Englewood

3455 South Corona Street, Englewood, CO 80113

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Our team stands out by having a continued personal and emotional investment in our community, residents and staff.' Offering breathtaking mountain vistas and panoramic views of the city of Denver, The Meridian is conveniently located adjacent to Swedish Medical Center, off Hamden Avenue and...

Harvard Square

10200 E Harvard Ave, Denver, CO 80231

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Live at Harvard Square Retirement Community in Southeast Denver, and you will experience service beyond the expected. Way beyond in fact. Our friendly, experienced staff really goes the extra mile (or two, or twenty) whenever needed. You'll find examples of this in every area. So not only do we...

Residences at University Hills, Senior Residences for those 62+

2775 South Brook Drive, Denver, CO 80222

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Greetings! Thank you so much for your interest in our community! One person in the household has to be 62 years of age and some of our apartments are income restricted. Our property is brand new and just opened April 2, 2014, we are an Independent community with 101 new and modern apartments....

Kings Point Apartments

3500 S Lowell Blvd # 320, Denver, CO 80236

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Kings Point Apartments is a senior housing building in the beautiful and refreshing city of Denver, Colorado. Kings Point Apartments if the perfect choice if you are looking for a safe and comfortable place to call home. Denver is truly a city for everyone. Surrounded by glorious views of the...

Garden Plaza of Aurora

14221 E Evans Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

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We offer a resort style worry free lifestyle. Complete with all day dining, events, concerts, educational programs, 24 hour staff and security, transportation, weekly housekeeping, basic cable, wifi, and phone service with free long distance. Our apartments range from studios up to two...

Modena Cherry Creek NOW OPEN

2440 S Wabash St, Denver, CO 80231

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The Ridge Pinehurst

7205 W Quincy Ave, Lakewood, CO 80235

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Five Star Residences of Dayton Place

2000 S Dayton Street, Denver, CO 80247

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Whether you're looking for independent or assisted living, DAYTON PLACE is one of Denver's finest retirement communities. We offer a gracious lifestyle, with a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health, comfort, and security of our residents. Since 1987, DAYTON PLACE has...

Brookdale University Park

2020 South Monroe Street, Denver, CO 80210

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Tucked between Englewood and Glendale on Denver’s southern edge, the independent and assisted living seniors at our community have decided to trade in the responsibilities of home maintenance for the retirement of their dreams. If you’re ready to give up your chores and let someone else take care...

Bella Vita

1470 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80012

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Luxurious apartment living for those 55 and better. Whether you're still in the workforce or you've retired, enjoy a home without headaches. Let us introduce you to a new level of luxury senior living at Bella Vita. Convenience is Included at Bella Vita Simple is beautiful. Every day living is...

Lakeview Senior Living

7390 W. Eastman Pl, Lakewood, CO 80227

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In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Welcome to Lakeview Senior...

The Courtyards at Mountain View

8101 E Mississippi Ave, Denver, CO 80247

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IN TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY...Imagine a lifestyle with all the supportand stability that you could need!Welcome to The Courtyards at Mountain View.55-plus Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care in Denver, COIf you think senior living at The Courtyards is like a nursing home … think...

Springbrooke Senior Living

6800 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, CO 80224

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Springbrooke Retirement and Assisted Living has a bold, updated look without sacrificing old fashioned values. LOCAL OWNERSHIP allows us to deliver first-class services and amenities at an affordable monthly fee! Offering 90 Independent Living, 37 Assisted Living and 15 secure Memory Care...

Pinewood Lodge

200 South Ironton St, Aurora, CO 80012

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Pinewood Lodge offers the ambiance and comfort of a luxury mountain resort style community with convenience of an urban lifestyle – and all for people 62 years of age or older (income limits apply). The development features generously sized one and two bedroom apartments filled with amenities and...

Independent Living in Colorado Springs, CO

Independent living communities – also known simply as retirement communities – in Colorado Springs, Colorado are geared towards seniors who are able to live on their own, without daily assistance, and prefer to live among people their age. This usually means residents are self-sufficient and do not require hands-on care. Think of Colorado Springs retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.

Cost of Independent Living in Colorado Springs, CO

The median monthly cost of independent living in Colorado Springs is about $2,845 in the city proper, and $3,047 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for independent living in the state of Colorado is around $2,500.

For this type of senior living, Colorado Springs, Colorado offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.

Learn More About Colorado Springs, CO

Cost of Living

The cost of living in Colorado Springs is very close to the national average, and in some cases, is even a little less expensive. Colorado Springs is a great choice if you or your loved one would like to benefit from the convenience of city life without paying top dollar to do so. The following ratings are based on a system where a score of 100 represents the cost of the national average.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexHealth careMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax1059895$1,23518.6%$232,601$54,228None

Local Hospitals

For many seniors, the proximity to quality medical communities can be a major factor in deciding on a new place to live. The Colorado Springs area is home to a number of highly regarded hospitals, and the following often rank among the region’s best:

  • Penrose-St.Francis Health Services – Penrose-St. Francis is a 522-bed acute care community located in Colorado Springs. The hospital has a 24/7 emergency room and specializes in fields such as cancer treatment, heart and vascular services, stroke care, and women’s health.
  • UCHealth Memorial Hospital – UCHealth Memorial Hospital is a Level I Trauma Center and the region’s only hospital featuring a 24/7 team of physicians and surgeons dedicated to stroke treatment. UCHealth Memorial also provides care with cancer, heart, and orthopedic treatment, as well as offering senior care.
  • PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic – The PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom Department of Veterans Affairs Clinic is the main VA medical center in the Colorado Springs area. The clinic is open from morning till evening hours, Monday through Saturday, and offers primary and specialty care, including physical therapy, orthopedics, general surgery, as well as a variety of other care services.

Weather and Climate

Located on the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains, Colorado Springs has a cool, dry-winter semi-arid climate. Colorado Springs has a large number of sunny days per year, and a relatively low amount of rain. The humidity is fairly low, as well – on average, the humidity in Colorado Springs is about 37%, often peaking in January at around 42%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low69°F85°F (July)52°F (June)31°F45°F (February)17°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating78 (Moderate)

The average air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfall1.4”3.3” (August)37.7”

Demographics and Values

Living in Colorado Springs can be a great option for those who want a combination of beautiful natural scenery as well as the convenience of city life, without living in a large urban center. Colorado Springs lies at the foot of the Rocky Mountains and is just a short distance from the Denver metropolitan area. The city is well known for its military presence, and is home to a number of Air Force and Army bases. Politics in Colorado Springs are more conservative than neighboring Denver – Republicans won the 2016 presidential election in El Paso county by 22.3%. Much of the city’s economy is centered around the military and high-tech industries, but is closely followed by tourism, with thousands of tourists arriving yearly to visit Pikes Peak and the Garden of the Gods park.

2016 Presidential Election for El Paso County

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party33.9%56.2%9.9%

Population Statistics

Population city properPopulation densityPopulation trend473,000919 people per square mileGrowing at a rate of 0.16%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3523.5%10%5%3.2%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree19.6%38.4%15.0%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more3%6.2%17.7%0.7%0.3%68.7%6%

Crime

Property crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens33.05.3

Miscellaneous

Participate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityVeterans67.3%12.8%15.5%

Colorado Springs is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are typically accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry on a daily basis.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

For those who love nature and the outdoors, Colorado Springs is a paradise. The city lies at the base of Pikes Peak and the Rocky Mountains, and their beauty is inescapable. Spectacular mountain views are visible from nearly every corner of the city. Garden of the Gods Park is likely the most popular destination, attracting over 2 million visitors every year. It consists of 21 miles of trails winding through majestic red rock formations and awe-inspiring scenery. The park’s visitor and nature center includes numerous educational exhibits as well as a cafe, and park admission is free to the public. Memorial Park, a community park in Colorado Springs, hosts a yearly hot air balloon festival known as the Labor Day Lift Off. The festival is the largest hot air balloon festival in the region and has been in operation every Labor Day weekend since 1977.

If you’d like a change of pace, be sure to visit the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center. The center is on the outskirts of Monument Valley Park and serves a variety of purposes – it consists of the Taylor Museum, displaying a permanent collection of Southwestern art along with other rotating exhibits, The Bemis School of Art which offers art classes to community members of all ages, and the Fine Arts Center Theatre Company which showcases theatrical productions throughout the year. The Fine Arts Center also includes Taste, a mountain-view restaurant focusing on fare made with sustainable ingredients.

Transportation

The public transportation system in Colorado Springs is operated by Mountain Metro Transit and consists of a bus system that operates 7 days a week through much of the city, often from early morning hours into the evening. Discounted fares are offered to seniors age 60 and above as well as persons with disabilities. Also affiliated is Mountain Metro Mobility, a transportation system designed to accommodate disabled persons who are unable to use the Metro bus system.

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