Fort Carson Army Base

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Fort Carson is a United States Army installation located near Colorado Springs, primarily in El Paso County, Colorado. It is 40 miles north of Pueblo, Colorado in Pueblo County. The 137,000-acre installation extends south into Pueblo and Fremont counties. The portion of the installation located within El Paso County forms a census-designated place (CDP), which had a population of 13,815 at the 2010 census. Fort Carson is the home of the 4th Infantry Division, the 10th Special Forces Group, the 440th Civil Affairs Battalion (USAR), the 71st Ordnance Group (EOD), the 4th Engineer Battalion, the 1st Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, the 759th Military Police Battalion, the 10th Combat Support Hospital, the 43rd Sustainment Brigade, the Army Field Support Battalion-Fort Carson, the 423rd Transportation Company (USAR) and the 13th Air Support Operations Squadron of the United States Air Force.

Population
433,547
Military Population
10,288
Avg. Home Price
$208,600
Avg. Monthly Rent
$888
* Militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the military.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.

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School Name Grade Type
Colorado Springs Charter Academy
KG - 8 Public
Colorado Springs Early Colleges
9 - 12 Public
Cesar Chavez Academy - Central
KG - 5 Public
Pikes Peak Prep
KG - 12 Public
Cesar Chavez Academy - North
KG - 8 Public
The Vanguard School (high)
9 - 12 Public
The Vanguard School (middle)
7 - 8 Public
Thomas Maclaren State Charter School
6 - 9 Public
Colorado School For The Deaf And Blind
KG - 12 Public
Challenger Middle School
6 - 8 Public
Mountain View Elementary School
KG - 5 Public
Rockrimmon Elementary School
KG - 5 Public
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Navy Federal Credit Union Colorado Springs

1139 Space Center Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80915

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

Coleman And Linstrom Streets
Fort Carson, CO 80913

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

6384 Wetzel Avenue, Building 1512
Fort Carson, CO 80913

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

6110 Martinez Street, Building 6110
Fort Carson, CO 80913

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

Community Center Drive, Bldg 5122
U S A F Academy, CO 80840

Navy Federal Credit Union Fountain

6916 Mesa Ridge Pkwy
Fountain, CO 80817

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Cities Near Fort Carson Army Base

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Fort Carson 8.8 miles 14,766 N/A $1,176
Air Force Academy 10.4 miles 6,046 N/A $1,284
Fountain 13.3 miles 26,881 $176,600 $1,142
Security-Widefield 8.6 miles 33,566 $167,700 $1,132
Cimarron Hills 3.3 miles 16,698 $159,600 $907
Stratmoor 6.6 miles 7,209 $137,000 $840
Woodmoor 17.1 miles 8,155 $374,100 $1,269
Gleneagle 12.8 miles 6,870 $315,800 $1,111
Monument 15.0 miles 6,226 $299,000 $1,469
Black Forest 14.1 miles 12,959 $397,500 $1,613
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