Monument Neighborhood Information & Statistics
Located just north of Colorado Springs, the Monument area is a growing Tri-Lakes community that still retains its' historic small-town feel. An assortment of Colorado Springs homes for sale can be found here, including cozy ranchers, two-story houses, townhomes, patio homes and luxury-style estates. With an elevation of 7135 ft, Monument has impressive, picturesque views of the mountains, the plains and even the renowned Air Force Academy. Residents have reported sightings of local wildlife from mule deer to other common mountain critters, including wild turkey and the occasional bear! Neighboring areas in the Tri-Lakes area include the town of Palmer Lake, and the areas of Woodmoor, Jackson Creek and Timberview.
Owners of Monument real estate have access many nearby shopping opportunities, extending from its Downtown area to the convenient Monument Marketplace. South of Monument is the Chapel Hills Mall and the Shops at Briargate. The Outlets at Castle Rock are to the North. Plenty of restaurants, entertainment and recreational activities are within a few minutes reach. Commuters find themselves at a convenient midway point for travel to Denver to the north and to Pueblo and Colorado Springs to the south.
For those who enjoy physical activity, some nearby attractions include the Santa Fe Trail along the Pikes Peak Greenway, Fox Run Regional Park, and the Tri-Lakes Family Center YMCA. Several nearby golf courses include Gleneagle Golf Course and Kings Deer Golf Club. Nearby parks include Dirty Woman Park, Limbach Park, and the grand Pike National Forest to the west. Nearby entertainment options available for movie-goers are the Hollywood Theatre and IMAX and Cinemark 16 Theatre. For sports fans, there is Sky Sox Baseball. Hockey, shows and concerts are offered at the World Arena. The Denver Metro area is less than an hour north and World Famous Colorado ski resorts are within a two and a half hours reach.
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