- 5 Beds
- 4 Baths
- 4,800 SqFt
- 21.12 Acres
MLS # 7357570 Offered by Independent Re Network Of Colo
With around 1,500 residents, Elizabeth, CO is a small rural town located in Elbert County. They have a thorough history and many small town story tellers. You’re able to learn more about where the town came from, while also seeing some of the historic sites for yourself.
The first settler to arrive in the town was Peter I. Van Wormer in 1859. Soon after the trapper arrived, other settlers followed his lead and set up ranches and a saw mill camp. A large flood devastated the area in 1935. Many artists and free thinkers moved into the town in the 1960s and brought life back into the town after the flood. During the 1980s, many people moved and stayed within the town, bumping up the population.
Elizabeth homes provide plenty of room and acreage for everyone living in the town. Small businesses are owned and operated by those that live in the area. Many people enjoy this small town living and wouldn’t have it any other way.
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The Elizabeth real estate market still shows signs of its ranching roots. Homebuyers can expect to find a number of single family residences including lots of ranch style homes. Large acreages and horse properties are also common throughout the area in addition to commercial properties for businesses and retail outlets.
Though the town is small, Elizabeth home still have access to convenient amenities. Residents can take advantage of a Walmart Supercenter and Big R for all their farming needs.
The Elizabeth Colorado School District offers lots of local options for students in town. With a pair of elementary schools, one middle school and two high schools, the children of Elizabeth need not travel far. The town is also home to the Legacy Academy, a charter school serving students from kindergarten to grade 8.
One of the charms of Elizabeth real estate is its lack of large shopping centers. They do have small town businesses that are owned and operated by the residents of the town. They also have small dental, vision and doctor offices set up along the main part of town – along with a pharmacy.