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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:

Price Change - 23 hours ago
$320,000
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,366
SQFT
1605 Main Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Looking for a Ranch style home in a great location? Well Look no further! This home is near Fort Carson, Peterson AFB and all the local shopping and amenities Security/Widefield has to offer like a great park and schools all super close by! Three bed

Listing courtesy of 00008636-Century 21 Dream Home

Price Change - a week ago
$472,000
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,208
SQFT
205 Security Boulevard #A Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Open floor ranch-style home on a 3/4 – acre lot! Beautiful, oak hardwood, NEW stainless appliances, granite countertops… nothing has been overlooked! True main-level living with master, additional bedroom & full bath. Master features adjoining 5-pc.

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Properties Inc

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$435,000
5
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,138
SQFT
6925 Sullivan Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Beautifully updated 5 bedroom, 3 bath stucco/vinyl siding home. Newer wood laminate flooring on the main level, living room with large picture window, walk out to the backyard from the separate dining area and the kitchen offers updated cabinets/hard

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Partners

New Listing - 7 days online
$315,000
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
1,188
SQFT
66 Goret Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Welcome to your one level ranch home located in the established Security area. This property features three bedrooms, one bath, oversized laundry/pantry area and great bonus room! Your large yard which has a great storage shed for your toys, plenty o

Listing courtesy of 00003209-Colorado Native Realty LLC

New Listing - 6 days online
$350,000
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
924
SQFT
129 Sitka Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Welcome Home! This charming rancher is located close to schools, shopping and military basis. As you step inside from the large covered front porch, you will notice that this home has been recently renovated and has an open floor plan. The Living Roo

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Premier Realty

New Listing - 6 days online
$365,000
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
1,068
SQFT
121 Steven Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Cute rancher with a cool, southwest vibe. Main level living, fully renovated with 3 bedrooms and 1 bath. The lovely kitchen includes new cabinets, granite counters, custom backsplash, ceramic tile and new stainless appliances. Completely renovated ba

Listing courtesy of 00001596-Premier Real Estate Group

New Listing - 6 days online
$409,000
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,895
SQFT
151 Harvard Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Beautiful recently renovated tri-level home in a quiet and established neighborhood. Walk in to natural wood floors and a spacious living room. The dining space opens to the kitchen with modern extra tall cabinets. Main floor bedroom and office with

Listing courtesy of 00004382-Exp Realty LLC