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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 - 5 days ago
$419,900
5
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,385
SQFT

7175 Gold Pan Court Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This move-in-ready, lovely 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom split level home in Colorado Springs offers space, comfort, and convenience. The living room flows effortlessly into the formal dining room, perfect for entertaining friends and family. The adjacent ki

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$345,000
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,794
SQFT

145 Cornell Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Cozy home in the hottest zip code! This brick ranch home has so much personality! Near shopping and dining and walking distance from the school this home has it all. Great flat yard with 2 sheds. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, and RARE 2 car garage for

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$359,900
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
936
SQFT

2113 Frontier Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

NEW EVERYTHING...Roofs (home & detached 2-car garage), Sewer line (with transferrable warranty), Water Heater, Furnace & Ducts (ALL with Transferrable Warranty). Updated Electrical, Stainless Steel Samsung Kitchen appliances, Front-Load Samsung Washe

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$380,000
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,869
SQFT

6850 Snead Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Cozy split level 3 bedroom 3 bath home nestled in Widefield Country Club Estates! This home features A/C, a spacious Kitchen, separate dining with a walkout to the deck! Oversized 2- car attached Garage with a walkout door to backyard, bedrooms locat

New Listing - a week online
$350,000
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,820
SQFT

129 Ithaca Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This charming ranch style is perfect for anyone looking for main level living! A large, open living room greets you as you walk through the front door, and leads directly into the dining room and kitchen. The master bedroom is found right down the ha

New Listing - 6 days online
$299,900
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
1,072
SQFT

132 Sherri Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Welcome to this beautifully remodeled Retro Ranch-style home located in a quiet neighborhood close to I-25, Fort Carson, shops and restaurants . Light & bright home with lots of windows custom 42" kitchen cabinets, glass tiled backsplash, and matchin

New Listing - 5 days online
$372,900
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,714
SQFT

6545 President Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Prepare to fall in love with this 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, single-family home in Colorado Springs. As you step inside this home, you are taken upstairs to the living room with a lot of natural light and sleek flooring. The dining room and kitchen are c

New Listing - yesterday
$339,900
5
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,167
SQFT

37 N Ely Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY WITH CUL-DE-SAC LOCATION IN COVETED WIDEFIELD HEIGHTS. LARGE LIVING AREAS, MUCH OF THE UPPER LEVEL HAS HARDWOOD FLOORING, EARTH TONE NEUTRAL DECOR, 6 PANEL DOORS, UPDATED QUALITY WINDOWS, MASTER SUITE HAS A PRIVATE 3/4 BATH, UPD