This is a rising suburb of Colorado Springs, located to its southeast corner. Security-Widefield combines the communities of Security and Widefield into one census-designated place.
The unincorporated community recorded a population of 32,882 in 2010. It resides in El Paso County. In 1991 there was a historic plane crash in Widefield. United Airlines Flight 585 was on its final approach into Colorado Springs Municipal Airport from Denver, when its Boeing 737-200 crash landed with none of 25 passengers and crew surviving.
Activities near Security-Widefield
- Colorado Springs (8mi)
- Fountain (6mi)
- Manitou Springs (13mi)
- Monument (29mi)
- Stratmoor (3mi)