Fairchild Air Force Base

Airway Heights, Washington

Included zipcodes 99001

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Fairchild is home to a wide variety of units and missions. Most prominent is its air refueling mission, with two wings, one active, the 92d Air Refueling Wing, and one national guard, the 141st Air Refueling Wing, both flying the Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker. Other units here include the Air Force Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape school, medical detachments, a weapons squadron and the Joint Personnel Recovery Agency. Over 5,200 active duty Air Force, Air National Guard, and tenant organization military and civilian employees work on Fairchild, making the base the largest employer in Eastern Washington. Fairchild's annual economic impact on the Spokane community is approximately $427 million, constituting 13 percent of the local economy.

Population
6,356
Military Population
95
Avg. Home Price
$146,700
Avg. Monthly Rent
$724
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Sunset Elementary
12824 West 12th St AIRWAY HEIGHTS, WA 99001
Grade
PK - 6
School Type
Public
Great Northern Elementary
3115 North Spotted Rd SPOKANE, WA 99224
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public
Michael Anderson Elementary
400 West Fairchild Hwy FAIRCHILD AFB, WA 99011
Grade
PK - 8
School Type
Public
Countryside Sda Elementary
12107 W Seven Mile Rd SPOKANE, WA 99224
Grade
1 - 7
School Type
Private
Windsor Elementary
5504 West Hallett Rd SPOKANE, WA 99224
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Westgate Christian School
7111 N Nine Mile Rd SPOKANE, WA 99208
Grade
PK - 8
School Type
Private
Spokane Montessori School
1909 N Wright Dr SPOKANE, WA 99224
Grade
PK - KG
School Type
Private
Medical Lake Middle School
1010 East Lake St MEDICAL LAKE, WA 99022
Grade
7 - 9
School Type
Public
Hallett Elementary
524 North Hallett St MEDICAL LAKE, WA 99022
Grade
4 - 6
School Type
Public
Medical Lake Elementary
250 South Prentis MEDICAL LAKE, WA 99022
Grade
PK - 3
School Type
Public
Palisades Christian Academy
1115 N Government Way SPOKANE, WA 99224
Grade
KG - 10
School Type
Private
Medical Lake High School
200 East Barker St MEDICAL LAKE, WA 99022
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public

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Cities Near Fairchild Air Force Base

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
Fairchild AFB
3.7 miles
Distance
3.7 miles
Population
3,097
Avg. Home Price
N/A
Avg. Rent
$1,080
Spokane
7.1 miles
Distance
7.1 miles
Population
210,142
Avg. Home Price
$160,500
Avg. Rent
$733
Medical Lake
7.4 miles
Distance
7.4 miles
Population
4,950
Avg. Home Price
$162,800
Avg. Rent
$677
Cheney
10.9 miles
Distance
10.9 miles
Population
11,014
Avg. Home Price
$176,800
Avg. Rent
$671
Country Homes
10.4 miles
Distance
10.4 miles
Population
5,566
Avg. Home Price
$208,600
Avg. Rent
$714
Distance
11.5 miles
Population
8,312
Avg. Home Price
$216,000
Avg. Rent
$870
Town and Country
9.3 miles
Distance
9.3 miles
Population
5,450
Avg. Home Price
$172,700
Avg. Rent
$949
Four Lakes
6.2 miles
Distance
6.2 miles
Population
143
Avg. Home Price
$148,400
Avg. Rent
$0
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