80906 zip code is in the southern part of Colorado Springs. Southwest Colorado Springs initially grew outward from the world-famous Broadmoor Hotel. In 1942 the War Department began construction of Fort Carson in the southwest area as well. Fort Carson is a major employer for the entire Pikes Peak region and brings a lot of activity and commerce to this part of town.
Southwest Colorado Springs is in two separate public school attendance areas, Cheyenne Mountain District #12 and Harrison District #2. Additionally, this area is home to the popular private Colorado Springs School.
People flock to this part of town for a number of reasons; natural beauty, convenience, amenities and more. Southwest Colorado Springs is a popular area with a long list of amenities and benefits.
Similar neighborhoods include: Northwest