This area is known as Fountain Valley in the Pikes Peak Association of Realtor’s MLS system. Fountain Valley is in the south eastern part of the Colorado Springs metro area to the west of Fort Carson and south of Mesa Ridge Parkway.
Because Fountain is close to Fort Carson, there are a high number of military personnel in the community.
City Website (http://www.fountaincolorado.org/)
There are two major parks.
Fountain Regional Park
An El Paso County Park in Fountain Valley. Bike trails, playgrounds and fun.
Click Here for more information.
You can also bike or hike along Fountain Creek on the Fountain Creek Regional Trail
Click Here for a map of Fountain Regional Trail
Fountain was founded in 1859.
Between 5/1/2010 and 6/15/2010, the average sales value for single family residences was $156,467. That ranged between $75,500 for a 1176 sf home and $297,000 on the upper end for 3268 sf home.
Population in July 2008: 19,669. Population change since 2000: +29.4%
Estimated median household income in 2008: $53,246 (it was $42,121 in 2000)
Median resident age: 29.3 years
Read more: http://www.city-data.com/city/Fountain-Colorado.html