Located 10 miles south of Colorado Springs, this area maintains that small town country feel. At 5,845ft Elevation, the city of Fountain got its name from the Creek that runs from the Ute Pass at the base of Pikes Peak; south & east of Pueblo where it joins with the Arkansas River. Livability ranking at #178 in the State, #15,025 in the USA and ranks better than 48% of areas. Scoring with an A for Amenities, Fountain has 4 Grocery stores, 3 Food/Drink/Public Transits & Fitness Centers, 15 Parks, 20 Schools, 6 Coffee shops and 8 Shopping areas. School Districts that are available are D-3 and D-8 which is Fountains Fort Carson School District 8. The Median Home Price here is $279,450.