Falcon Colorado is a small town located in unincorporated El Paso County, Colorado. This area is located about 15 miles northeast of Downtown, Colorado Springs and even closer to areas like Powers and Briargate. In addition to the rural town of Falcon, there is also the northern more developed part of Falcon which contains neighborhoods such as Meridian Ranch and Paintbrush Hills. The zip code in Falcon CO is 80831.
A railroad hub in the early 20th century, the town spent several decades as a quiet ranching community until it experienced rapid residential growth throughout the 1990s. This northern area features established neighborhoods, a golf course, luxury apartments and plenty of commercial development, to support the growing population.
Schools in this area are in the Falcon School District #49
with Falcon High School as the main high school. This is a large school district which performs well in the greatschools ratings and currently features a wide range of programs and services.
The availability of affordable land, as well as proximity to Peterson Air Force Base
and Schriever Air Force Base
, have helped promote rapid growth and development in the Falcon Neighborhood of Colorado Springs. New homes for sale in this area range from neighborhood homes to homes on acreage. Many builders, both local and larger national builders are now building in the area. This area offers affordable homes on larger lot sizes great for a growing family. The average home value in this area is approximately $475,000.
Similar neighborhoods include: Monument, CO
, Peyton, CO
and Black Forest, CO