Everyone in the family will find something to do in the East neighborhood. The Citadel Mall, Murray Square Shopping Center and Rustic Hills North Shopping Center offer plenty of stores for mom, while dad enjoys a day at the Colorado Springs Country Club. The younger kids will be entertained at the Audobon, Wasson, or Jefferson Parks and the teens can sport their talents at the Gary Barry Stadium astroturf field used for school district 11 sporting events.
Enjoy a magnificent view of the city from beautiful Palmer Park. Here you will also find great hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails along with a myriad of quaint picnic areas. Readers will enjoy this peaceful park for sitting down with a good book from the nearby Ruth Holley Library.
The Audobon Medical Campus and Penrose Community Hospital are also located in this neighborhood.
— From 1996 to 2005 the average appreciated home value in East Colorado Springs was 50.87%
— In 2005 the average home sale price in East Colorado Springs was $171,125