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Powers is an area that meets the needs of families with convenience and innovation. Much of the community area is new development (since the 2000s), and families are drawn to the fresh feel of new and affordable homes. A high value is placed on convenience in Powers – you’ll find a wide array of trendy restaurants, parks, entertainment and some of the region’s best shopping all nearby.
The Marksheffel area, located just east of the Powers area, is currently being developed and has the same easy access to outstanding amenities that the Powers area offers. Banning Lewis Ranch and Claremont Ranch are the two major master planned communities in Marksheffel.
Proximity to Bases
Powers is one of the most conveniently located areas in the Colorado Springs region for military members. Shriever, Peterson, Fort Carson and NORAD are all easy commutes from Powers/Marksheffel.
For the Family
There is no shortage of family fun in Powers! During the summer months, folks can enjoy Sky Sox baseball and fireworks at Security Service Field (the Sky Sox are a Triple A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers). Golf enthusiasts have the choice between three different courses. With minimal travel time to the nearby military bases, families have more free time to enjoy all of the recreational opportunities the area has to offer.
By the Numbers
Located at an altitude of approximately 6,700 feet, you can expect to see average highs in the lower 40s and lows dropping to 20 degrees in the winter months. Summertime temperatures average about 82-85 degrees with the lows in the 50s. Snowfall in Powers is average for the Pikes Peak region.
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