Homes For Sale Near The U.S. Air Force Academy

About U.S. Air Force Academy

Situated 15-minutes north of downtown Colorado Springs and nestled at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, the U.S. Air Force Academy is one of the country's most renowned and respected colleges. It's as much a full-service air force base as it is a place of learning, allowing students to earn an undergraduate degree while training to become a highly skilled and competent officer. While there is some on-base housing available, most of it is reserved for students attending the academy. If you're relocating to the Air Force Academy area, you'll be pleased to know that there is a terrific assortment of beautiful homes nearby that offer quick and easy commutes to the base, beautiful scenery, and an endless list of things to do.


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Real Estate Statistics
Total Listings 645
Average Price $549,140
Highest Price $8,750,000
Lowest Price $169,000

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645 Properties Found. Page 1 of 54.
Photo of Listing #3167513
Est. Monthly Payment $42,805/mo

$8,750,000 - House for Sale

14065 Highway 83 Colorado Springs, CO 80921

  • 7 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 13,555 SqFt
  • 54.9 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $31,639/mo

$6,500,000 - House for Sale

12795 Oak Cliff Way Colorado Springs, CO 80908

  • 6 Beds
  • 8 Baths
  • 14,431 SqFt
  • 19.09 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $16,895/mo

$3,449,000 - House for Sale

16845 Roller Coaster Road Colorado Springs, CO 80921

  • 6 Beds
  • 8 Baths
  • 9,460 SqFt
  • 28.36 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $15,462/mo

$2,997,912 - House for Sale

1814 Vine Cliff Heights Colorado Springs, CO 80921

  • 5 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 10,862 SqFt
  • 1.16 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $12,480/mo

$2,499,000 - House for Sale

15547 Open Sky Way Colorado Springs, CO 80908

  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 10,421 SqFt
  • 6.43 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $10,547/mo

$1,975,000 - House for Sale

14350 Millhaven Place Colorado Springs, CO 80908

  • 4 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 11,696 SqFt
  • 2.51 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $9,842/mo

$1,950,000 - House for Sale

3805 Mesa Top Drive Monument, CO 80132

  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 7,129 SqFt
  • 4.28 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $9,266/mo

$1,799,000 - House for Sale

10 Woodmen Lane Colorado Springs, CO 80919

  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 9,585 SqFt
  • 2.29 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $9,936/mo

$1,735,000 - House for Sale

6955 White Fir Lane Colorado Springs, CO 80908

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,459 SqFt
  • 5.01 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $8,884/mo

$1,690,000 - House for Sale

14840 Raton Road Colorado Springs, CO 80921

  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 7,922 SqFt
  • 8.27 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $8,301/mo

$1,550,000 - House for Sale

9991 Highland Glen Place Colorado Springs, CO 80920

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 8,688 SqFt
  • .48 Ac
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Est. Monthly Payment $8,671/mo

$1,499,800 - House for Sale

1807 Redbank Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80921

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,176 SqFt
  • .41 Ac

United States Air Force Academy Real Estate

U.S. Air Force Academy real estateThe United States Air Force Academy real estate listings include a massively diverse selection of homes to choose from that can match any taste and budget. Its great location, just outside of the city limits of Colorado Springs, is in an area that has exploded with new construction homes over the last few years and offers a more scenic and relaxed suburban lifestyle for homebuyers, without compromising convenience.

Single-family homes around the academy typically start at around $200,000 for an older home, and $300,000 for a new construction house. If you're in the market for something that's a little smaller and more budget-friendly, there are several new and resale townhouses here too. Alternatively, if you're in the market for a move-up home, you'll be hard-pressed to find a better selection of high-quality homes that boast spacious floorplans, impressive lot sizes and high-end finishes.

Neighborhoods Near The U.S. Air Force Academy

The U.S. Air Force Academy is surrounded by a number of neighborhoods and communities boasting everything from simple starter homes to lavish luxury estates. Some of the most popular neighborhoods for military homebuyers include Black Forest, Briargate, Powers, Falcon, and northern and central quadrants of Colorado Springs.

USAFA real estate is some of the best in Colorado Springs, not only for its charming communities but for the breathtaking panoramic views of Pikes Peak. For homebuyers searching for a new home in a desirable community, Stonewater at Northgate is an excellent spot to call home for its convenience and beautiful single-family homes.

Stonewater at Northgate is located just ten minutes from the north gate to the Air Force Academy, right off of Voyager Parkway. This new and swiftly growing area features two-story homes with finished basements and floor plans boasting up to 4000 sq.ft. Stonewater homes include in-demand modern features such as granite counter tops in kitchens and bathrooms, luxurious ceramic tile flooring, hardwood floors, stone fireplaces, wooden decks, and patios with landscaped gardens. Residents of Stonewater enjoy living in a close-knit community with many coming from a military background. Northgate features its own shopping and retail center, corporate office, two lovely neighborhood parks and a golf course.

Lifestyle Amenities Of U.S. Air Force Academy Homes

United States Air Force Academy housesMilitary families living near the U.S. Air Force Academy can enjoy the selection of on-base amenities, like miles upon miles of hiking trails, world-class athletic facilities, and the best golfing that the Department of Defense has to offer.

The Pike's Peak area is renowned for its robust ecotourism industry, which includes exciting outdoor activities like skiing, rock climbing, fishing, biking, and everything in between. The academy's close proximity to the mountains makes it easy to grab the bikes and explore the mountainous terrain for a few hours. Colorado is home to some of the best single-track mountain biking in the central United States, and the Colorado Springs area is home to over 50 of these trails offering varying degrees of difficulty to cater to everyone, new or experienced.

In Colorado Springs you can work hard and play harder in a city that's been developed with your needs as service men and women as their top-priority. The area is also home to other prominent defense bases, including Fort Carson, Schriever AFB, and Peterson AFB. With much of the population involved with the Department of Defense, it's easy to find fun, recreation and lifestyle offerings that are catered to your unique schedule.

Schools Near The U.S. Air Force Academy

  • Elementary: Rockrimmon Elementary School, High Plains Elementary, & Explorer Elementary School
  • Middle: Challenger Middle, Mountain Ridge Middle,
  • High: Rampart High, Pine Creek High, Liberty High, & Lewis-Palmer High School

Located on the grounds of USAFA, students from the age of 17-22 could earn the opportunity to attend the highly-coveted USAFA Prep School Program, preparing a diverse group of cadet candidates to success and lead in the United States Air Force Academy. Students attend a 10 month long prep program embracing the transition from high-school to the world-class collegiate academic program at the Academy. It's an amazing opportunity to build stronger skillsets in academia, military, sports and character.

To find out more about homes for sale near the United States Air Force Academy, get in touch with our team today! Send us a message online or give us a call at 719-373-1906 to discuss your options with one of our real estate experts.

More Information About The U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA)

Base Website: http://www.usafa.af.mil/
Base Operator: 719-333-7731
Commissary: USAF Academy Commissary
Population: The academy is home to approximately 4,000 cadets during the school year, 1,200 cadets during the six-week basic training program, and 560 academic staff, both military and civilian personnel.
Area Population: Colorado Springs is home to over 500,000 residents and growing.
Housing: On-Post: There is a limited selection of housing available on base, which is primarily reserved for cadet use. 
Housing Off-Post: There are a number of homes for sale that are just minutes from the base. For more information, get in touch with our team today! We specialize in helping military personnel find the perfect home with easy access to the base.
Employment: Visit the USAF Academy Support Squadron website to view current employment opportunities.

Youth Living In & Around The U.S. Air Force Academy

Since the academy is very much a university as it is a base, there are a number of athletic, cultural, and educational programs catered to cadet development.

Child Care & Development Centers: There is one Child Development Center on the base that offers hourly and weekly care. The school aged program offers before and after school care for kids aged six months to five years-old for $3.50 per hour. They can be reached at 719-333-6779.
Schools: There are two schools on base, the Douglass Valley Elementary School and the Air Academy High School.
Youth Services: The Falcon Trail Youth Center provides support for military and civilian families on base. The center coordinates a variety of activities for children and youth aged 3 - 18 years-old, some of which include dance classes, leadership workshops, and employment programs.

Services Inside The USAFA:

Banking: Armed Forces Bank
Gyms: Base Fitness Center
Places to eat: Subway, Godfather's Pizza, & Burger King
Shopping: Fairchild Express
Golf: Eisenhower Golf Course
Bowling: Academy Bowling Lanes
Trades Shops: Woodworking and automotive shops
Indoor Recreation: The USAFA Fitness Center and Cadet Gymnasium offer a state-of-the-art comprehensive facility that includes multiple turf fields, ball diamonds, tennis courts, badminton courts, basketball courts, an outdoor running track, football field, and a full-service fitness center, just to name a few.
Outdoor Stadium: Falcons Stadium, home of the USAFA Falcons college football team.
Equestrian Center: Offers boarding in a private, gated community with over 44,000 acres available for year-round trail riding. The center teaches horsemanship and equestrian etiquette for anyone eight years-old and up.
Medical Services: On-base you'll find the 10th Medical Group USAFA medical clinic and pharmacy. The clinic specializes in everything from Audiology to Family Medicine and Dermatology to Surgery. They can be reached at 719-524-2273 and are available Monday through Friday between 7:30 am and 4:30 pm. If you need immediate medical attention, you'll need to seek care at one of the hospitals in Colorado Springs or call 911.

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