Penrose, Colorado sits on the easter portion of Fremont County near the Pueblo County line. Alot of buyers prefer Penrose if they are looking at horse properties. Penrose has their own public water supply and most homes are on septic.
There are beautiful mountain views from all around whre you are able to watch the storms roll over the mountains as well as see the most beautiful sunsets you could imagine. Alot of residents commute for work to Canon City, Florence, Pueblo and Colorado Springs which are all decent driving commutes.
Penrose Elementary is located in Penrose and middle and high school students attend schools in Florence.
They also have a Park & Recreation District, a small grocery store, library and post office. The one thing you won't find though is a traffic light. Great country living!
Outside county service areas: Pueblo West, Wetmore, Westcliffe