Situated just north of Colorado Springs, Woodmoor offers a wide variety of real estate options in the Monument/Tri-Lakes area. In addition to its lovely mountain views and tranquil suburban lifestyle, Northgate offers a great location near the U.S. Air Force Academy, along with great shopping, dining and premier employment opportunities in Colorado Springs. Read on to get insight into the local area and a consistently updated list of Woodmoor homes for sale right now.
What Makes it Unique?
Set in the forest at a 7000-foot-plus elevation, beautiful Woodmoor features some of the only waterfront homes in Colorado Springs and southeastern Colorado. A suburb of Colorado Springs, Woodmoor has a population of just over 9,000. The quiet community gives residents a rural feel while also providing a convenient location near amenities and attractions of a major metropolitan area.
About 25 minutes from Colorado Springs, Woodmoor is just down the road from the U.S. Air Force Academy Planetarium and only a short drive from Garden of the Gods, the historic Glen Eyrie Castle and other popular attractions. It’s also well-placed near a broad range of premier employment opportunities at celebrated tech companies and the region’s prominent military installations, from Fort Carson Army Base and Peterson Air Force Base ro the Air Force Academy and Schriever Air Force Base.
With a coveted location and the vibrant Woodmoor Barn Community Center, residents enjoy ample sunshine and engaging community areas for outdoor activities. The Pines Golf and Country Club is also located nearby, offering homeowners a18-hole championship golf course, heated swimming pools, tennis courts and other amenities. Great shopping can be found nearby in the town of Monument and in large shopping districts located along Interstate 25.
Managed by the Woodmoor Improvement Association (WIA), Woodmoor is governed by a 9-member elected board of volunteer directors. Homeowners are required to pay an annual lot fee to fund various community programs, including Woodmoor Public Safety (WPS), an 8-person professionally trained force contributes to the community’s low crime rate by working with local law enforcement and emergency services to provide rapid response to resident calls. The WIA also maintains Woodmoor’s common areas, manages the area’s Firewise and Forestry program, enforces local covenants and provides a variety of other services to local homeowners.
Living in Woodmoor
Spanning about 2000 acres of lush woods and rolling hills, Woodmoor sits in the heart of northern El Paso County’s Tri-Lakes area. Situated along scenic winding roads, Woodmoor real estate includes spacious land lots with beautiful natural vegetation and stunning mountain views.
Homes in Woodmoor range from the upper $200,000s to $1 million. The median sale price is around $380,000. Townhomes and Condominiums are priced starting around $150,000. The area is bordered by Interstate 25 and Monument on the west and the breathtaking Black Forest on the east. Rural Douglas County is located to the north and Gleneagle is a few minutes south. Nearby neighborhoods include Arrowood, Kings Deer, and Bent Tree.
Although most of the lots are single-family homes, the area also includes various townhome developments that include homeowners associations (HOAs). These HOAs include the full benefits of WPS protection, along with commons areas and access to WIA services.
Students living in Woodmoor are districted to the well-regarded Lewis-Palmer School District 38, which serves the Tri-Lakes communities of Palmer Lake, Monument, Woodmoor and other select suburbs of Colorado Springs. Young residents of Woodmoor enjoy comprehensive high school curriculums geared toward top state colleges and prestigious out-of-state universities. Woodmoor parents enjoy the serenity and solitude of nature along with the peace of mind that comes with knowing their children are getting a top-notch education in first-rate facilities.
Residents of Woodmoor value the lush, quiet natural surroundings. The Woodmoor Community Center is a converted dairy barn, and the area includes numerous winding roads designed to accentuate the wide-open natural beauty and fantastic views of the mountains and free roaming wildlife.
If you’re thinking of buying a new home in Woodmoor or need help selling your existing home, contact The Wheaton Team. Over the past ten years, we’ve developed a widespread reputation for specializing in residential real estate in Woodmoor, Colorado Springs and all of El Paso County.
Browse our listings below of current homes for sale in Woodmoor or contact us directly at 719-204-8021. Our considerate team of seasoned real estate professionals will guide you through the complicated home buying/selling process so you can find the home of your dreams.