Indigo Ranch Neighborhood Descriptions
Indigo Ranch sits on a hill overlooking Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Because this area is on a hill, some of the homes facing the west embrace a beautiful view of the Rocky Mountains. The Indigo Ranch area stands out because of the brick walls outlining the entrances to Indigo Ranch and its sophisticated look.At a glance:
Prices: $132,000 - $430,000
Square Footage: 2,000-5,000 SF
Lot Size Avg: .16 acres or 7000 SF
Year Built: 2005-present
Homes Prices & Descriptions
Indigo Ranch is a newer housing development. Homes in this subdivision were built in the early 2000s and new homes are still being built. The area has stucco homes, and some of the homes back a designated open space area. There are stucco homes, and ranch style townhomes available.
The minimum sales price of homes in Indigo Ranch is $132,000 and 1,200 finished square feet. The minimum home is 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a 2 car garage. The average home sales price is $270,000 and is 2,700 finished square feet. The average home sold is a 3 bedroom, 3 baths, and has a 2 car garage. The maximum sales price is $430,000 and is 3,000 total square feet. The maximum home is a 5 bedroom, 4 baths, and a 3 car garage.
There are some townhomes in Indigo Ranch that were built in the mid 2000s to present. The average townhome sales price is $278,000 and is 2,600 finished square feet. The average number of bedrooms is 3, and 3 baths, and a 2 car garage.
The Indigo Ranch area has a brand new high school bordering its north side. Vista Ridge High School, located in the Greenhaven subdivision, opened its doors in 2008-2009. Currently it is serving grades 9-10. They will add a grade each year and by 2010-2011 will have grades 9-12. The high school's focus is on science, technology, engineering, and math but offers a comprehensive curriculum for all students. Their colors are Columbia blue and black and they are known as the "wolves".
The school of attendance for middle school is Skyview Middle School. The elementary school for this area is Stetson Elementary School.
The neighborhood to the south is the Stetson Hills neighborhood. Stetson Hills contains many parks and open spaces. Land is being developed to the north, and also located to the north are a few established homes with acreage. To the east are the new homes of Banning Lewis Ranch. Ridgeview is the neighborhood to the west separated by Sand Creek. Ducks are often seen taking a swim on the damned areas of Sand Creek.
Indigo Ranch has quick access to Marksheffel Road which goes directly to Highway 24. The commute to Peterson is approximately 15 minutes or 8 miles. It is approximately 26 minutes to Schriever Air Force Base or 17 miles. This area has easy access to the developed areas of Falcon approximately a 10 minute drive to the east. The Colorado Springs Airport is approximately 11 miles or a 16 minute commute.
There are many open spaces to walk within the Indigo Ranch area. To the west is Sand Creek and there are walking trails along the creek. You can take your dog for a walk or just hike along the Creek. Future city plans include making the trails concrete.
The Powers Corridor is approximately 5 minutes from Indigo Ranch. The Corridor offers shopping, dining, and a huge movie theater. There are plenty of places to play golf not far from the Powers Corridor. Cherokee Ridge Golf Course, World Golf & Sand Creek Golf, and the Springs Ranch golf course are all within a short drive from the Ranch, approximately 8-10 minutes. The Springs Ranch golf course is an 18-hole golf course. Along the Powers Corridor is also the Sky Sox Stadium approximately 2.45 miles and a five minute drive. The Stadium produces a large fireworks display on the 4th of July as well as professional baseball games.
VillaSport, an athletic club and spa is located within 10 minutes from Indigo Ranch to the west. The Club has an indoor and outdoor swimming pool. The outdoor swimming pool has a water slide and lazy river, and an adult section if you need some quiet time. Their exercise program has everything from pilates to personal training. They also offer massage and body treatments. It is a family club and is open to the public. The club is approximately 4 miles from Indigo Ranch, or 8 minutes.
The Ken Jordan Park, a city park, is located in Indigo Ranch. The park offers T-ball/baseball field, basketball court, horseshoe pits, a picnic area, a playground, and a climbing structure. It also has a .25 mile sidewalk loop.