Colbert, Washington is a small rural community which is located Northeast of Spokane Washington. Colbert is a part of several other suburban communities within the Spokane County area, including Nine Mile Falls, Airway Heights, Cheney, and Medical Lake. Other rural communities also include Milwood, Spokane Valley, Liberty Lake and Mead. Like the Spokane area, the unincorporated community of Colbert is known for its sprawling pine and fir trees and picturesque mountain views. Many of the communities near Colbert offer access to retail districts, outstanding entertainment venues and numerous metropolitan events.


Real Estate

Colbert is home to more than 16 neighborhoods including Wellington Heights, Half Moon Estates, Summerwood and Brookside Village. Prospective residents of Colbert Real Estate can also choose a unique home in the new Westwood North Area or a home in the Wild Rose Estates area. Many enjoy Colbert Homes because they offer stunning modern designs, spacious floors plans and several amenities. Some single family homes offer unique amenities, such as spacious wine cellars, walk-out basements and vaulted ceilings. Other amenities includes large decks and terraces, immaculate landscapes and unprecedented mountain views. Many homes also offer floor plans from 2,300 square feet to 6,400 square feet. Prospect buyers can expect to see price ranges between $160,000 and $800,000 or more for Colbert Homes for Sale. 


Residents within Colbert have easy access to Downtown Spokane via North Newport Highway that is less than 14 miles away. Although the community is small, residents have access to the Colbert Trading Company Store, several public and private schools and more than three churches within the area. Owners of Colbert Homes have access to the Spokane Felts Field International Airport and chartered flights at Tai's Landing. Universities and colleges near Colbert, Washington include Whitworth University, Gonzaga University, Alpine College, Spokane Falls Community College and Washington State University. Prospective residents within the area already enjoy amenities that are ideal for those that love both rural and agricultural lifestyles. In fact, many parts of Colbert, Washington are home to fruit orchards, nearby wineries and fresh vegetable farms.

Activities, Attractions and Events

Colbert residents have access to a number of events, activities and attractions within Spokane and nearby areas. Most prospective owners of Colbert Homes for Sale will commute to experience exciting events, such as the Bloomsday Road Race, Riverfront Park Fourth of July Festival, Hoopfest and the Lilac Festival. The area is also home to the Spokane International Film Festival, the Spokane Golf Show and Downtown Horse and Carriage Rides. Yet, one of the largest attractions near Colbert Real Estate is the Green Bluff area that sits along the foothills of Mount Spokane. Green Bluff is highly coveted by Colbert residents that enjoy trading for special gifts, arts and crafts, summer crops and preserves.


Besides the beautiful Colbert Homes for Sale, this community provides several great schools within the area. Younger students attend Shiloh Elementary, Midway Elementary and Colbert Elementary. Next, Colbert, Washington students will attend Mountainside Middle School and then Mount Spokane High School. Parents within the area that require a private school setting can send their children to Northwest Christian that excepts enrollment from Kindergarten to the 12th grade.

Regional History

Nancy Wynia
Nancy Wynia
Associate Broker