Colorado Springs, CO Population

By | June 6, 2019

Population: 360,890. Estimated population in July 2020: 369,815 (+2.5% change)
Males: 178,469 (49.5%), Females: 182,421 (50.5%)

The city of Colorado Springs is located in El Paso County, Colorado. See Countryaah.com for alphabetical list of all cities in Colorado, including top 10 cities by population and area of Colorado.

Zip codes: 80903, 80904, 80905, 80906, 80907, 80908, 80909, 80910, 80911, 80913, 80915, 80916, 80917, 80918, 80919, 80920, 80921, 80922, 80925, 80926, 80928, 80929, 80930.

Median resident age: 33.6 years
Median household income: $45,081
Median house value: $147,100

Races in Colorado Springs:

  • White Non-Hispanic (75.3%)
  • Hispanic (12.0%)
  • Black (6.6%)
  • Other race (5.0%)
  • Two or more races (3.9%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Korean (0.8%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (22.0%), Irish (12.5%), English (12.4%), United States (5.5%), Italian (4.6%), French (3.4%).

Elevation: 6008 feet

Land area: 185.7 square miles

Map of Colorado Springs, CO

Population

For population 25 years and over in Colorado Springs

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 33.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Colorado Springs city

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

7.0% Foreign born (2.2% Asia, 2.1% Latin America, 2.1% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +77,582 (+27.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Colorado Springs:

  • CEDAR SPRINGS BEH HLTH SYSTEM INC (2135 SOUTHGATE RD PO BOX 640)
  • CENTURA HLTH/PENROSE ST FRANCIS HOSP (2215 N CASCADE AVE)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSP OF COLO SPGS (325 PARKSIDE DR)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (1400 E BOULDER ST)
  • SEMPERCARE HOSPITAL OF COLO SPRINGS (825 PIKES PEAK AVE)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Colorado Springs:

  • CITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS MUNI (about 8 miles; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Abbreviation: COS)
  • PUEBLO MEMORIAL (about 46 miles; PUEBLO, CO; Abbreviation: PUB)
  • BUCKLEY AFB (about 58 miles; AURORA, CO; Abbreviation: BKF)

Other public-use airports nearest to Colorado Springs:

  • MEADOW LAKE (about 17 miles; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Abbreviation: 00V)
  • COLORADO SPRINGS EAST (about 28 miles; ELLICOTT, CO; Abbreviation: A50)
  • CALHAN (about 38 miles; CALHAN, CO; Abbreviation: 5V4)
Amtrak station:
COLORADO SPRINGS (120 S. WEBER) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Colorado Springs:

  • PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 5,307; Location: 5675 S ACADEMY BLVD; Public; Website: www.ppcc.cccoes.edu)
  • UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AT COLORADO SPRINGS (Full-time enrollment: 4,953; Location: 1420 AUSTIN BLUFFS PKY; Public; Website: www.uccs.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • COLORADO COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,933; Location: 14 E CACHE LA POUDRE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.coloradocollege.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • COLORADO TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 1,149; Location: 4435 N CHESTNUT STREET; Private, for-profit; Website: www.coloradotech.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • BLAIR COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 449; Location: 828 WOOTEN RD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.cci.edu)
  • DENVER TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT COLORADO SPRINGS (Full-time enrollment: 365; Location: 225 S UNION BLVD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.dtc.edu)
  • NAZARENE BIBLE COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 304; Location: 1111 ACADEMY PK LOOP; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nbc.edu)
  • INTELLITEC MEDICAL INSTITUTE (Full-time enrollment: 277; Location: 2345 N ACADEMY BLVD; Private, for-profit)
  • INTELLITEC COLLEGE-COLORADO SPRINGS (Full-time enrollment: 252; Location: 2315 E. PIKES PEAK AVENUE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.IntelliTecCollege.com)
  • EDUCATION AMERICA-COLORADO SPRINGS CAMPUS (Full-time enrollment: 126; Location: 6050 ERIN PK DR STE 250; Private, for-profit; Website: www.educationamerica.com)
  • INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY ACADEMY (Full-time enrollment: 122; Location: 1360 N ACADEMY BLVD; Private, for-profit; Website: [email protected])
  • NATIONAL AMERICAN UNIVERSITY-COLORADO SPRINGS (Full-time enrollment: 113; Location: 5125 NORTH ACADEMY BLVD; Private, for-profit)
  • AMERICANA BEAUTY COLLEGE II (Full-time enrollment: 50; Location: 3650 AUSTIN BLUFFS PKY STE 174; Private, for-profit)
  • DENVER PARALEGAL INSTITUTE-COLORADO SPRINGS (Full-time enrollment: 26; Location: 8 S NEVADA AVE STE 101; Private, for-profit; Website: www.cspringsparalegal.com)
  • PRECISION SAFETY AND SERVICES INC (Location: 1045 GARDEN OF THE GODS RD STE T; Private, for-profit)
  • CENTURY 21 ACADEMY REAL ESTATE SCHOOL (Location: 3520 GALLEY RD STE 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.century21academy.com)
  • COLLINSON SCHOOL THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE (Location: 2596 PALMER PARK RD; Private, for-profit)
  • JONES REAL ESTATE COLLEGES INC (Location: 1919 N UNION BLVD; Private, for-profit)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY (Location: 2790 N ACADEMY BLVD STE 201; Public; Website: WWW.MemorialHospital.COM)
  • COLORADO BAPTIST COLLEGE (Location: 3615 VICKERS DR; Private, not-for-profit)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Colorado Springs:

  • UNITED STATES AIR FORCE ACADEMY (about 11 miles; USAFA, CO; Full-time enrollment: 4,330)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO (about 43 miles; PUEBLO, CO; Full-time enrollment: 4,275)
  • PUEBLO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; PUEBLO, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,587)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-COLORADO CAMPUS (about 48 miles; LONE TREE, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,098)
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF AURORA (about 61 miles; AURORA, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,219)
  • RED ROCKS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 62 miles; LAKEWOOD, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,835)
  • EMILY GRIFFITH OPPORTUNITY SCHOOL (about 62 miles; DENVER, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,083)

Biggest public high schools in Colorado Springs:

  • DOHERTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,140; Location: 4515 BARNES ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • PALMER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,016; Location: 301 NORTH NEVADA AVENUE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CORONADO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,716; Location: 1590 WEST FILLMORE STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MITCHELL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,706; Location: 1205 POTTER DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WASSON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,582; Location: 2115 AFTON WAY; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • RAMPART HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,536; Location: 8250 LEXINGTON DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • SAND CREEK HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,414; Location: 7005 NORTH CAREFREE CIRCLE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,374; Location: 1200 CRESTA ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • LIBERTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,373; Location: 8720 SCARBOROUGH DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • PINE CREEK HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,319; Location: 10750 THUNDER MOUNTAIN AVENUE; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high schools in Colorado Springs:

  • GRACE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 195; Location: 6540 TEMPLETON GAP RD; Grades: PK – 12)
  • ALL PEOPLES LEARNING CENTER (Students: 126; Location: 2560 N CHELTON; Grades: 1 – 12)
  • CORNERSTONE BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 78; Location: 3615 VICKERS DRIVE; Grades: PK – 12)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Colorado Springs:

  • THE CLASSICAL ACADEMY CHARTER (Students: 1,894; Location: 8650 SCARBOROUGH DRIVE; Grades: KG – 12)
  • MOUNTAIN RIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,184; Location: 9150 LEXINGTON DRIVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • EAGLEVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,109; Location: 1325 VINDICATOR DRIVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • TIMBERVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,027; Location: 8680 SCARBOROUGH DRIVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • IRVING MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 913; Location: 1702 NORTH MURRAY BLVD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • JENKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 886; Location: 6410 AUSTIN BLUFFS PARKWAY; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • RUSSELL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 829; Location: 3825 MONTBELLO DRIVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • PANORAMA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 821; Location: 2145 SOUTH CHELTON; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • CHALLENGER MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 813; Location: 10215 LEXINGTON DRIVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • RIDGEVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 809; Location: 6753 SHIMMERING CREEK PLACE; Grades: PK – 05)

Private primary/middle schools in Colorado Springs:

  • TUTOR TIME CHILDCARE LEARNING (Students: 84; Location: 4408 AUSTIN BLUFFS PKWY; Grades: PK – KG)
  • EARLY LEARNING CENTER (Students: 45; Location: 4965 BARNES ROAD; Grades: PK – KG)

Libraries

Library in Colorado Springs:

  • PIKES PEAK LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $17,963,841; Location: 20 N. CASCADE AVENUE; 876,897 books; 40,803 audio materials; 38,875 video materials; 2,330 serial subscriptions)