Palmer Lake, Colorado 

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Population

2,590

75% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$59,552

Avg. Home Price

$333,500

Best Places to Live in Palmer Lake, Colorado

Mid-sized city - Central Colorado at the base of the Front Range, 65 miles south of Denver
Pros
-Attractive setting
-Summer climate
-Educational attainment
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Crime rates

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What Bert Has To Say About Colorado Springs Metro Area

“The Springs,” once known as a resort city, has a strong military presence and a growing commercial economy led by varying components of the high-tech industry. Several military installations, including the U.S. Air Force Academy and the Space Command are located within or near the city. The surrounding prairie provides grazing land for cattle and sheep. Summer weather is notably pleasant and dry, with only 15 days above 90 degrees. The Rockies to the west and Denver to the north provide a broad range of outdoor recreation and other entertainment.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: El Paso County
Metro Area: Colorado Springs Metro Area
City: Palmer Lake
Zip Codes: 80133
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 6170 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Palmer Lake is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Palmer Lake jobs have increased by 1.40%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Palmer Lake's cost of living is 22.80% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Palmer Lake's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Palmer Lake's population is 2,590 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 75.00%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Palmer Lake is $333,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.65%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Palmer Lake public schools spend $8,294 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.9 students per teacher in Palmer Lake. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Palmer Lake

It's a good time to buy in Palmer Lake. Home Appreciation is up 17.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Palmer Lake Real Estate.

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Reviews for Palmer Lake   1 Reviews
Oasis Between Metro Areas - 12/1/2007
Palmer Lake is nestled against the mountains, just north of the United States Air Force Academy between Colorado Springs and Denver. With a population of less than 1500... Read More

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