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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:

$355,000
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,786
SQFT

7325 Herbert Court Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Rare rental investment opportunity in one of the top zip codes in the Nation! This well cared for home in the heart of Colorado Springs has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, attached garage, and a great sized lot on a curl-de-sac. The upper, main level has a

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$374,000
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,122
SQFT

904 Main Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Gorgeous Ranch style home on a corner lot in the Security community! Upon entering, you will notice the original hardwood in the entry (which is throughout the main level, currently protected by carpet) and the natural light coming from the large pic

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$315,000
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,683
SQFT

305 Grand Boulevard Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Great starter home with lots of spacious rooms and an abundance of gleaming hardwood floors. Watch your favorite shows in the living room or wander into the remodeled kitchen complete with stainless steel appliances. In addition, the home includes a

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$275,000
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
1,271
SQFT

72 Doris Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Sold AS IS. 3 bedrooms 1 bath home at the end of a Cul-de-sac. Newer vinyl windows, New Roof 2021, Water heater 2019, Furnace 2016.
Large lot 12,550 sq ft. Fenced backyard, nice concrete patio, and backyard sheds. Bring your creativity and vision t

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$377,900
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,398
SQFT

7350 Sullivan Circle Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This charming Widefield bi-level boasts 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a 3-car tandem garage and a 2-car carport. The entryway provides multiple options: upper level, lower level, attached 3-car garage or straight through to the backyard. The elegant home

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$395,000
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,176
SQFT

7270 Metropolitan Street Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Step into this awesome and spacious home and be greeted with gorgeous and newly refinished hardwood floors throughout the main and upper level. The Kitchen invites you to come play and cook with White Cabinets, Subway Tile and Stainless Steel applian

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$299,500
3
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
936
SQFT

2226 Ivanhoe Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Location Location Location--Charming three bedroom one bath updated starter home on fenced lot near Ft Carson, Petersen AFB, and the new Amazon facility. This home sits on a 6000sq ft lot just off Bradley Rd. It has recently been updated to meet your

New Listing - 4 days online
$349,900
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,330
SQFT

541 Marquette Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Updated, well maintained home, ready to move in. Extensive hardwood and tile floors. Open kitchen with counter bar, stainless steel appliances and tile backsplash. Great laundry room with built-in cabinets. Upgraded bathrooms with solid surface count