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Located about 15 minutes southeast of Colorado Spring, the Security-Widefield area offers scenic suburban living within moments of big-city attractions. This informative guide provides insight into the local area and a regularly updated list of Security and Widefield homes for sale right now.

 

What Makes it Unique?

An unincorporated area located in El Paso County, Security-Widefield sits along Highway 85 near Powers Boulevard. This ideal location gives residents seamless access to Colorado Springs Airport and numerous military bases such as Peterson Air Force Base, Fort Carson, Schriever Air Force Base and NORAD. This contributes to the area’s strong military economy.

Known for its peaceful, suburban feel, the Security-Widefield area offers excellent community activities, wide-open views and a relatively low cost of living compared to other major Colorado communities. Security-Widefield is considered a mid-sized city with a population of around 35,000 residents. Both communities are highly developed with plenty of great shopping, dining and entertainment options.

Part of the fast-growing Fountain Valley, the Security-Widefield area is centered amid abundant recreational facilities and well-regarded schools with extraordinary community support. Residents enjoy easy access to endless outdoor recreation, from community recreation to hiking, biking, mountain climbing and wildlife viewing in Pikes Peak and the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Golf enthusiasts have access to renowned courses, including nearby Valley High, Silver Spruce and Cherokee Ridge. There are also plenty of lakes, ski resorts, streams and trails for hiking, biking, cross-country ski and horseback riding within a short drive from town.

Security-Widefield attracts homeowners from all walks of life. Older residents appreciate the area for its slower way of life. Younger residents enjoy its great location near attractive jobs, nightlife, and entertainment in Colorado Springs. Parents also appreciate the area for its well-regarded school system.

 

Living in Security-Widefield

Situated within minutes of Colorado Springs, Security-Widefield is just a short drive from celebrated attractions, including Glen Eyrie Castle, North Cheyenne Cañon Park, Garden of the Gods, malls, museums, and nightlife. It’s also well placed near some of the state’s top employment opportunities at notable tech companies and military installations.

It’s quite easy for residents of Security-Widefield to make a quick drive into Colorado Springs for dining and entertainment, and then return home to a quiet, affordable community. Outdoor enthusiasts appreciate the area for its close proximity to diverse recreational opportunities. There are also plenty of great local shops and dining spots peppered throughout the area.

Students living in the Security-Widefield area attend well-regarded schools with modern facilities and highly trained faculties. Young residents enjoy modern, comprehensive high school curriculums designed to ready young minds for the very best state colleges and premier out-of-state universities. Security-Widefield parents can rest assured that their kids will get a top-notch education in a safe, nurturing environment.

Homes in the Security-Widefield area have a median sales price of approximately $165,000. That said, there are plenty of larger homes and home sites, including luxury properties on expansive lots. Security-Widefield is popular among Colorado homebuyers because it offers a nice blend of convenience, location, and affordability. While people generally move to Security-Widefield for a combination of reasons; the main attractions are the schools, lifestyle and perfect proximity within minutes of Colorado Springs.

If you’re thinking of buying a new home in Security-Widefield or need help selling your existing home, contact The Wheaton Team. For nearly two decades, we’ve earned a widespread reputation for specializing in affordable residential real estate in the Security-Widefield area, Colorado Springs and all of El Paso County.

Visit www.thewheatonteam.com to browse our listings of current homes for sale in the Security and Widefield area or contact us directly at 719-204-8021. Our considerate team of experienced real estate professionals will guide you through the complex home buying/selling process and help you find the home you’ve always dreamed of.

Homes for Sale:

New Listing - 4 days online
$375,000
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,983
SQFT
212 Holly Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Take a look at this AMAZING rancher! Hard wood floors on the main level. The living room has a large picture window and built-in book shelves. This updated kitchen is a cook's dream. The main level has 2 bedrooms, an updated bathroom and laundry room

Listing courtesy of 00006166-Keller Williams Premier Realty

New Listing - 3 days online
$389,900
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,330
SQFT
629 Hackberry Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Welcome to this beautiful ranch home in Security. Just minutes from Ft Carson, schools, and I-25 to get to the Broadmoor, downtown or jump into the mountains. You will love the ease and convenience of this location. This home features is fully renova

Listing courtesy of 00004382-Exp Realty LLC

New Listing - yesterday
$355,000
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,610
SQFT
209 Everett Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Have you always wanted to have a home that is truly made for both everyday living and entertaining? Well this home is the home for you! With plenty of space and beautiful upgrades throughout you'll find so many things to love. The heart of the home,

Listing courtesy of 00008695-Buy or Sell RE

New Listing - yesterday
$394,999
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,714
SQFT
35 Bella Vista Lane Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Beautiful, Updated Contemporary home on a HUGE Fenced Lot! This home features 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 1-Car attached Garage and RV/Boat Parking! Kitchen has Butcher Block Counter Tops, Lots of Cabinets Space, Stainless Steel Appliances and a Stainle

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Properties Inc

New Listing - 23 hours online
$289,000
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
996
SQFT
107 Easy Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This is your opportunity to own a completed updated rancher in the heart of Widefield! Upon entry you are greeted by warm hardwood floors that extend through the living room and two of the bedrooms. Both bedrooms offer plenty of natural light and hav

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Properties Inc