Air Station Miramar

San Diego, California

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Marine Corps Air Station Miramar (MCAS Miramar), formerly Naval Auxiliary Air Station (NAAS) Miramar and Naval Air Station (NAS) Miramar is a United States Marine Corps installation that is home to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, which is the aviation element of the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force. It is located in Miramar, San Diego, California, about 10 miles north of Downtown San Diego. The airfield is named Mitscher Field after Admiral M.A. Mitscher who was the commander of Task Force 58 during World War II. The air station is the former location Pacific Fleet fighter and Airborne Early Warning and Control aircraft (F-4 Phantom II, F-14 Tomcat, E-2 Hawkeye) and is best known as the former location of the United States Navy Fighter Weapons School (NFWS), its TOPGUN training program and the movie of the same name. In 1996, NFWS was relocated to Naval Air Station Fallon in western Nevada and merged into the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center (NSAWC). During the heyday of TOPGUN at NAS Miramar, the station was nicknamed "Fightertown USA"

Population
1,341,510
Military Population
30,616
Avg. Home Price
$448,000
Avg. Monthly Rent
$1,359
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

Check Out These Schools In Your Area!

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School Name Grade Address Type
San Diego County Rop
6401 Linda Vista Rd Rm. 408 SAN DIEGO, CA 92111
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Finney (myrtle S.) Elementary
3950 Byrd St SAN DIEGO, CA 92154
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Juarez-lincoln Elementary
849 Twining Ave SAN DIEGO, CA 92154
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Los Altos Elementary
1332 Kenalan Dr SAN DIEGO, CA 92154
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Silver Wing Elementary
3730 Arey Dr SAN DIEGO, CA 92154
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Carmel Del Mar Elementary
12345 Carmel Park Dr SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Del Mar Heights Elementary
13555 Boquita Dr DEL MAR, CA 92014
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Del Mar Hills Elementary
14085 Mango Dr DEL MAR, CA 92014
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Ashley Falls Elementary
13030 Ashley Falls Dr SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Sage Canyon
5290 Harvest Run Dr SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Torrey Hills
10830 Calle Mar De Mariposa SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Sycamore Ridge
5333 Old Carmel Valley Rd SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Area Military Banking

Military Banking Locations

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Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

2400 Historic Decatur Rd Ste 101
San Diego, CA 92106

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

8660 Rio San Diego Dr
San Diego, CA 92108

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

4365 Imperial Ave
San Diego, CA 92113

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

10645 Tierrasanta Blvd Ste E
San Diego, CA 92124

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

10865 Black Mountain Rd
San Diego, CA 92126

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

8260 Mira Mesa Blvd Ste A
San Diego, CA 92126

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

17030 Bernardo Center Dr
San Diego, CA 92128

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

3715 Norman Scott Rd Ste 102 Pacific Beacon, Dietz Hall
San Diego, CA 92136

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

2574 Mitscher Way MCAS Bldg.
San Diego, CA 92145

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

555 Saturn Blvd Ste C
San Diego, CA 92154

Navy Federal Credit Union San Diego

940 Dennery Rd Ste 102
San Diego, CA 92154

Pacific Marine Credit Union San Diego

9222 Miramar Rd Ste 30
San Diego, CA 92126

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Cities Near Air Station Miramar

Not everyone wants to live as close to base as possible, check out these surrounding cities.

City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Coronado
12.3 miles
Distance
12.3 miles
Population
24,333
Avg. Home Price
N/A
Avg. Rent
$2,000+
Oceanside
30.1 miles
Distance
30.1 miles
Population
171,400
Avg. Home Price
$347,000
Avg. Rent
$1,373
National City
10.7 miles
Distance
10.7 miles
Population
59,543
Avg. Home Price
$262,300
Avg. Rent
$968
Chula Vista
14.8 miles
Distance
14.8 miles
Population
253,031
Avg. Home Price
$351,500
Avg. Rent
$1,255
Vista
26.6 miles
Distance
26.6 miles
Population
96,181
Avg. Home Price
$340,200
Avg. Rent
$1,221
Carlsbad
23.1 miles
Distance
23.1 miles
Population
109,296
Avg. Home Price
$614,000
Avg. Rent
$1,631
Imperial Beach
17.2 miles
Distance
17.2 miles
Population
26,857
Avg. Home Price
$340,900
Avg. Rent
$1,171
El Cajon
10.2 miles
Distance
10.2 miles
Population
101,582
Avg. Home Price
$314,800
Avg. Rent
$1,087
Escondido
22.3 miles
Distance
22.3 miles
Population
147,603
Avg. Home Price
$324,600
Avg. Rent
$1,182
La Mesa
7.4 miles
Distance
7.4 miles
Population
58,239
Avg. Home Price
$365,000
Avg. Rent
$1,208
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