Peyton

68°F
Current Population
298
Elevation Level
6817 ft

About Peyton

 Peyton is located in El Paso County, Colorado. Students are served by Peyton School District 23JT in the Peyton area and by Falcon District 49 in the Falcon area and nearby areas of Colorado Springs. 

 Peyton is a small community located east of Colorado Springs and Monument in south-central Colorado, it was voted #17 most secure places to live 2011 and #2 best cities for teleworking- small metro areas per Sperlings best places. The surrounding prairie provides cattle and sheep miles of grazing land. Being near the state’s second largest city; Colorado Springs offers Peyton residents spectacular beauty, many family attractions, natural landmarks and museums. 

Explore Peyton

Entertainment & Culture

  • Jaks Brewing Company brings a smile to your face, JAKS makes “Aggressive Beer for Aggressive Beer Drinkers” making your time there much more enjoyable than visiting your typical bar. 

  • Garden of the Gods a registered Natural and National Landmark is located nearby in Colorado Springs. Offering various trails for the avid hiker and a world-class visitor and nature center museum.

  •  Pikes Peak Activities offers attractions and parks to experience that are a short drive from Peyton. Visit historic Cripple Creek, Manitou, or old Colorado City for shopping and dining. You can also enjoy outdoor activities such as visiting Pikes Peak or the Manitou Cliff Dwellings. 

  •  University of Colorado Colorado Springs is a 4 year university offering 45 bachelors, 22 master’s and five doctoral degrees.

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About the Community

Peyton Elementary School

Summary
  • District Peyton School District No. 23
  • Phone (719) 749-0170
  • Address 13550 BRADSHAW RD
  • County El Paso County
  • Grade PK - 06
  • Instructional Level Elementary School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten Yes
  • Kindergarten Yes
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator Yes
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -5% to -10%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 270
  • Student Teacher Ratio 16

Peyton Jr High School

Summary
  • District Peyton School District No. 23
  • Phone (719) 749-2330
  • Address 13885 BRADSHAW RD
  • County El Paso County
  • Grade 07 - 12
  • Instructional Level Middle School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement Yes
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct More than +50%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 250
  • Student Teacher Ratio 7

Peyton Junior/senior High School

Summary
  • District Peyton School District No. 23
  • Phone (719) 749-2244
  • Address 13885 BRADSHAW RD
  • County El Paso County
  • Grade 09 - 12
  • Instructional Level High School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -5% to -10%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 319
  • Student Teacher Ratio 15

Population, Weather and Economics

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Population

Population Details
  • Population 298
  • Population 5 Yr Projection 343
Households
  • Total Households 105
  • Households 5 Yr Projection 121
  • Average Size of Household 3.00
  • Households With Children 35

Climate & Weather

Summary
  • Annual Precip In 16.77
  • Avg Jan Low Temp 11.31
  • Avg Jul Low Temp 53.16
  • Avg Jan High Temp 37.91
  • Avg Jul High Temp 82.59
Indexes
  • Ozone Index 121
  • Air Pollution Index 118
  • Earthquake Index 39
  • Hail Index 183
  • Tornado Index 65
  • Wind Index 113

Economics

  • Housing Median Built Yr 1982
  • Maintenance and Insurance Cost 102
  • Health Care Cost 119
  • Transportation Cost 110