Neighbors visiting on the front porch, children playing outside from dawn to dusk, open spaces with no traffic jams or high rises in sight, these are the joys people rediscover in Southeast Colorado. Developments across the country have tried to recreate the hometown feel and relaxed way of life found in neighborhoods across the six-county area.
Cost of Living
Residents in Southeast Colorado enjoy a relatively low cost of living and a high quality of life. The affordability of the region puts an attractive, comfortable lifestyle within easy reach. The income required to cover basic expenses in our region is 16% below the Colorado average, 20% below Denver and other nearby metro areas, and is also one of the most affordable nationwide.
Affordable Housing Costs
The majority of Southeast Colorado residents own their homes. This is probably because single family housing prices and property tax rates are among the most reasonable in the country. Buyers can find properties of all sizes and styles, from historic bungalows dating back to the early 1900′s, to contemporary single-level homes and classic farmhouses.