Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels

Overview for Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels, CO

5,283 people live in Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels, where the median age is 52.8 and the average individual income is $45,696.98. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,283

Total Population

52.8 years

Median Age

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$45,696.98

Average individual Income


Welcome to Garden of the Gods

National Natural Landmark with whimsical rock formations

Garden of the Gods is one of the most picturesque destinations in the heart of Colorado. The neighborhood is in a stunning location with amazing views close to hiking and trails. The sandstone formations result in a breathtaking experience for both residents and visitors. It is one of the best neighborhoods to live in, especially with Pikes Peak in the background. Garden of the Gods is 10 minutes from downtown, with plenty of fun activities. The architectural designs in the area blend mountain and urban living with high-end options that give off luxurious vibes.

What to Love

  • The beauty of Garden of the Gods
  • Sandstone formations
  • Parks and trails

Local Lifestyle

Given the remarkable beauty of Garden of the Gods, the National Natural Landmark has been a key attraction for wildlife watchers, picnickers, scenic divers, horseback riders, photographers, bikers, and public park dazzle hikers. The picturesque views of Pikes Peak and red-rock formations are part of the top experiences that make Garden of the Gods an ideal neighborhood.


Take a moment to get away from city life to enjoy recreational activities at Garden of the Gods. At the heart of this gated community is The Flying W Ranch, a symbol of Western Heritage and an embodiment of the romantic Old West spirit. The Ranch is a favorite among locals and is one of the most popular destinations in the area.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Garden of the Gods Resort and Club offers a refreshing and relaxing retreat from the intricacies of modern life. The world-class amenities infused into a healthy, natural environment has fostered a culture of active living and wellness since 1951, long before these considerations became the mainstream aspirations of the current life. The resort is conveniently located in the outdoor recreation center of Colorado Springs. Garden of the Gods Resort and Club curates sports such as swimming, tennis, golf, and other activities. They are conveniently located close to local attractions, including the U.S Olympic Training Center, Pikes Peak, and Garden of the Gods National Landmark.


Guests and Kissing Camels Golf Club members staying overnight experience the neighborhood's serenity with towering pines, bunkered greens, and immaculately groomed fairways. Tour the Garden of the Gods Trading Post for a unique historical shopping experience.

Things to Do

Garden of the Gods attracts millions of outdoor enthusiasts annually. During your trip to the area, gear up for rock climbing. This is one of the most popular sports at the steep rock formations. However, if this is your first time in the area, you should consider Cowboy Boot Crack before indulging in daring climbs at Scarecrow, Triple Exposure, and Anaconda. Lace up your favorite hiking boots and enjoy hiking at the Perkins Central Garden Trail, which welcomes dogs on a leash and is excellent for running, walking, and wildlife viewing all year round. This section of the trail is paved and wheelchair accessible. Load a mountain bike and cycle along the dedicated bike trail at Garden of the Gods. Watch out for equestrian riders and hikers who also share these trails.


Enjoy special Christmas shows at the Flying W Ranch and historical Old West demonstrations such as horse-shoeing, silversmithing, and Navajo rug weaving. The romantic spirit and legacy of the Old West dwell at the Flying W Ranch.

Schools

Garden of the Gods' District 11 hosts some of the top-rated schools in Colorado Springs, ranked based on metrics such as equity and academic performance. The area has 58 alternative education opportunities and schools to fulfill every student's needs, which include:

  • Chipeta Elementary School, pre-K to KG-5, is a top-ranked school serving Garden of the Gods residents

Demographics and Employment Data for Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels, CO

Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels has 2,682 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,283 people call Garden of the Gods / Kissing Camels home. The population density is 54.64 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,283

Total Population

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

52.8

Median Age

49.04 / 50.96%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
2,682

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$45,696.98

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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