Pikes Peak Park is home to roughly 7,300 people who work in services, retail and administrative professions. The apartments for rent in Pikes Peak Park are near Deerfield Hills and Southeast Colorado Springs.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
Pikes Peak Park is distinct from neighboring Deerfield Hills by average household size and the percentage of households in the neighborhood that have children. There are 2.22 people per household in Pikes Peak Park and 2.78 people per household in Deerfield Hills. With respect to the percentage of households with children, 37% have children in Pikes Peak Park and in Deerfield Hills it's 47% of households with children.
Pikes Peak Park and Deerfield Hills are comparable in terms of income, with the former reporting an average household income of $41.3K. The areas differ in terms of education -- a larger portion of Pikes Peak Park residents have master's degrees than Deerfield Hills.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
There's no shortage of basic to more specialized amenities and services in Pikes Peak Park. To help focus your search, the streets of S Academy Blvd. and S Circle Dr. are two of the busiest streets in the neighborhood. On these streets you can find something worthwhile to do, dine out or have a drink. Also, be sure to use our apartment finder tool to hone in on that perfect place.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Glad's Original Bbq and have cocktails afterward at J Live Bar. Options on the menu in the neighborhood include pizza and beer and ale. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Karaoke Bar. On top of that, easy and delicious grub can be ordered up at Wendy's and McDonald's. Both restaurants are in the neighborhood.
With Extreme Condition in the middle of the neighborhood, Pikes Peak Park makes it easy to stay on top of your health.
For a more comprehensive list of places to eat, drink and be merry in Pikes Peak Park, check out the Yelp page.
The neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Loaf 'n Jug and Circle K.
Brand-savvy patrons will gain easy access to several big retail stores and malls. Big Lots is on S Academy Blvd. and Gateway Village, a shopping mall, is also nearby.
Schools and School Districts
Primarily governed by your rental location, school options vary depending on where you live. Your kids may be sent to a school in the Harrison School District 2 or the Colorado Springs School District 11. Schools near the apartments in Pikes Peak Park are Harrison High School, Carmel Middle School and Monterey Elementary School. Ultimately, it is important to consult with local districts to confirm the exact schools serving the apartments for rent that you are interested in.
Among Harrison School District 2 middle schools, Carmel Middle School has the lowest student-teacher ratio at 11-to-1.
The 41 elementary schools, 13 middle schools and 12 high schools in the Colorado Springs School District 11 have a different proportion of students to teachers along with a different student-body size than Harrison School District 2, with the former boasting lower ratios and fewer overall students. Colorado Springs School District 11 has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Harrison School District 2.