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People

Total Population 5,211
Male Share of the Population 45.9%
Female Share of the Population 54.1%
Senior Citizens 17.9%
Employed Population 16+ 2,694
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 53.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 42.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $84,333
% Above Poverty Level 85.5%
% Below Poverty Level 14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 9.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 36.2%
Median Gross Rent $794
Median House Value $289,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.7%
US/American 0.3%
English 15.5%
Irish 16.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Manitou Springs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 6 miles W of Colorado Springs, Colorado
County El Paso
Metro Area Colorado Springs
Standard Zip Codes 80829
Phone Area Codes 719
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.859
Longitude -104.927

Manitou Springs Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station RUXTON PARK
Distance 2.2 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 32 F
Apr Temp 19 to 44 F
Jul Temp 40 to 70 F
Oct Temp 23 to 52 F
Annual Precip 24 inches
Station MONUMENT
Distance 16.9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 38 F
Apr Temp 29 to 56 F
Jul Temp 52 to 81 F
Oct Temp 33 to 59 F
Annual Precip 22.1 inches
Station FLORISSANT FOSSIL BED
Distance 19.5 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 39 F
Apr Temp 21 to 53 F
Jul Temp 41 to 78 F
Oct Temp 22 to 60 F
Annual Precip 14.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Manitou Springs, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Crystal Hills (80829)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Colorado Springs 442,040 $69,058
Cripple Creek 1,341 $40,903
Green Mountain Falls 671 $87,159
Monument 6,252 $94,784
Victor 374 $53,125
Woodland Park 7,155 $79,856

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Manitou Springs Public Libraries

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Manitou Springs Public Library
701 MANITOU AVE
Manitou Springs, Colorado
(719) 685-5206

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Manitou Springs High Schools

MANITOU SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL
401 EL MONTE PLACE
719-685-2074
Serves 464 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.9

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Historic Manitou Springs

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Manitou (Pike's Peak in distance) between 1881 and 1889

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Manitou (Pike's Peak in distance) between 1881 and 1889

Manitou ca. 1900

Rainbow Falls in the Ute Pass ca. 1900

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