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The Ultimate Guide to Living in Monument, Colorado Monument, Colorado Guide

Are you considering moving to Monument? You have come to the right place! In this article, we will be covering everything you need to know to help you make the decision of whether Monument, Colorado is a good fit for you or not.

Monument is a smaller town with just under 8,000 residents. It is located just north of Colorado Springs, and south of Denver and Castle Rock. It has become a very popular place to live due to its proximity to other large cities and the Rocky Mountains.

The Complete Guide to Living in Monument, Colorado

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There are links and pictures throughout this guide that will take you to some of our other blog posts that break these topics down even further!

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The Top Neighborhoods in Monument

Monument, Colorado is an up-and-coming town north of Colorado Springs and south of Denver and Castle Rock. There are many incredible places to live in Monument, especially now that the city has seen a big influx in residents over the last few years.

Check out Monument’s best neighborhoods and areas to live in below.

Monument’s Top 7 Neighborhoods & Communities to Live in

  1. Sanctuary Pointe
  2. Woodmoor
  3. Wagons West
  4. Promontory Pointe
  5. Forest Lakes
  6. Kings Deer
  7. Jackson Creek
Watch my video breakdown of Monument’s best neighborhoods here

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Pros and Cons of Living in Monument

Like any other city, there are both pros and cons to living in Monument. Check out our list below to see if Monument living would be a good fit for you. Check out our full blog post about this for more details.

The Pros and Cons of Living in Monument, Colorado


  1. Great Neighborhoods
  2. Location
  3. Outdoor Activities


  1. Few Job Opportunities
  2. Cost of Living
  3. Transportation

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Cost of Living in Monument

Cost of Living in Monument, Colorado
Cost of LivingMonumentColoradoUSA
Median Home Price$670,000$488,600$291,700

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Reasons to Move to Monument

Reasons to Move to Monument, Colorado

Monument is located in northern El Paso County which has been one of Colorado’s fastest-growing areas for several years. Small western towns like this have been seeing lots of growth for many reasons, and in this article, we will break down each one so you can feel comfortable knowing if living in Monument is something to consider.

  1. Great Places to Live
  2. Education System
  3. Fantastic Location
  4. Proximity to the Rockies
  5. Small Town Feel
  6. Golf Courses
  7. Good Weather
  8. Outdoor Activities
  9. Beautiful Scenery
  10. Unique Restaurants
  11. Small Business Opportunities

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Things You Need to Know Before Moving to Monument

Things You Need to Know Before Moving to Monument, Colorado

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Things to Do in Monument

Things to Do in Monument, Colorado

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