Retail Marketplace


The City of Fountain is the second largest city in El Paso County, and serves as the Commercial Spine of the greater Fountain Valley household population of 109.639.

Nestled along the front range in Southern Colorado, the city continues to experience yearly Double Digit growth and as a result the community needs to stem leakage in personal services and lifestyle amenities. W
e boast an Average Household Income of $71,705 with a Median age of 32.4

Fountain is “Pure Colorado” living with expansive vistas, quality housing developments, and top-notch education for our community youth. The military is a major component of our community, with Fort Carson Army Installation as the largest employer in the city/region/state, representing a base installation population of 32,041.

We continue to be recognized by media affiliates for Fountain’s superlative lifestyle:

  • 25 Best Places for Families (Fortune Inc.)
  • Best Place to Live in CO (Nerd Wallet)
  • American City on the Rise (Nerd Wallet)
  • All American City (National Civic League)
  • Millennium City (New York Times)

RELOCATE 2.0 annual edition 2022/2023

Fountain offers distinct areas for retail with available land sites:

 Olde Town

Corridor Map

Demographics, Expenditures, Summary Report
 Mesa Ridge

Corridor Map

Demographics, Expenditures, Summary Report
 US Hwy 85

Corridor Map

Demographics, Expenditures, Summary Report
South Academy Highlands

Corridor Map

Demographics, Expenditures, Summary Report

Greater Fountain Valley

Available Land Sites Map

Please visit Commercial Development Areas site page, to learn more about retail site selection areas. 

Visit GIS site page to plot sites with zoning eligibility layers to identify retail site selection opportunities. 

ShoppersLearn More about our Retail Marketplace:

Retail Packet
Traffic Counts 
Retailer Welcome Letter 
Housing Development Map


Marketing Flyer

Surplus and Leakage Report 
Enterprise Zone Tax Credits

Retail Incentives
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Retail Strategies
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