The Colorado Springs real estate area of Black Forest is a large area in the northeast corner of Academy District 20. Black Forest spans from Old Ranch Road to the south, Baptist Road to the north, Highway 83 to Meridian Ranch Road.
Lots in Black Forest are typically large, ranging from 1/2 acre to many acres. Many areas within Black Forest of Colorado Springs real estate are zoned for horses and many homes are located in the dense "Black Forest" of tall Ponderosa Pines that are native to Colorado and flourish in this area. Even though the homes are rather spread out, Black Forest feels like a small community with the annual parade in August and craft fair in November.
Most homes in Black Forest are custom built ranging from the early 60's to today. You will find unique features with many of the homes to include an indoor pool, indoor riding arena, putting greens, tennis or basketball courts, and just about any other amenity you can imagine.
Properties in Black Forest range from $200,000 to over $4 million. So, there’s a little bit of the forest out there for everyone!
Black Forest is served by Academy School District 20 and Falcon District 49 schools. Academy District 20 schools servicing the Black Forest area include: Edith Wolford Elementary School, Mountain View Elementary School, Ranch Creek Elementary School, Challenger Middle School, Timberview Middle School, Liberty High School, and Pine Creek High School.