Fort Bliss

El Paso, Texas

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Fort Bliss is a United States Army post in the U.S. states of New Mexico and Texas, with its headquarters located in El Paso, Texas. With an area of about 1,700 square miles, it is the Army's second-largest installation, behind the adjacent White Sands Missile Range. It is FORSCOM's (United States Army Forces Command) largest installation, and has the Army's largest Maneuver Area (992,000 acres) ahead of the National Training Center, (642,000 acres). Part of the post in El Paso County, Texas, is a census-designated place (CDP); it had a population of 8,591 at the 2010 census. Fort Bliss provides the largest contiguous tract (1,500 sq mi or 3,900 km2) of restricted airspace in the Continental United States. The airspace is used for missile and artillery training and testing.

Population
669,771
Military Population
12,233
Avg. Home Price
$117,800
Avg. Monthly Rent
$747
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Howard Burnham El
7310 Bishop Flores Dr EL PASO, TX 79912
Grade
KG - 4
School Type
Public
Davinci School For Science And The Arts
785 Southwestern Dr EL PASO, TX 79912
Grade
5 - 10
School Type
Public
Paso Del Norte Academy
711 North Mesa EL PASO, TX 79902
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Paseo Del Norte Acad Ysleta
400 South Zaragoza EL PASO, TX 79907
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Premier H S Of El Paso
1035 Belvedere EL PASO, TX 79912
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
El Paso Academy
11000 Argal Ct EL PASO, TX 79935
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
El Paso Academy West
201 West Redd Rd EL PASO, TX 79935
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
El Paso School Of Excellence Middle
1605 George Dieter EL PASO, TX 79936
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
El Paso School Of Excellence
1599 George Dieter Rd EL PASO, TX 79936
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Harmony Science Acad (el Paso)
9405 Betel Dr EL PASO, TX 79907
Grade
KG - 11
School Type
Public
Harmony School Of Innovation - El Paso
5210 Fairbanks Dr EL PASO, TX 79924
Grade
KG - 8
School Type
Public
La Fe Preparatory School
616 East Father Rahm EL PASO, TX 79901
Grade
PK - 3
School Type
Public
Area Military Banking

Military Banking Locations

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Navy Federal Credit Union El Paso

Crosspointe Shopping Center 4717 Hondo Pass Dr Ste A
El Paso, TX 79904

Navy Federal Credit Union El Paso

1355 George Dieter Dr Bldg C, Suite 111
El Paso, TX 79936

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

1720 Marshall Road
Fort Bliss, TX 79906

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

1611 Marshall Road
Fort Bliss, TX 79906

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

13471 Sgt Major Boulevard
Fort Bliss, TX 79916

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Cities Near Fort Bliss

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
Fort Bliss
2.6 miles
Distance
2.6 miles
Population
8,450
Avg. Home Price
N/A
Avg. Rent
$1,163
Horizon City
18.4 miles
Distance
18.4 miles
Population
18,477
Avg. Home Price
$121,800
Avg. Rent
$808
Canutillo
11.2 miles
Distance
11.2 miles
Population
6,091
Avg. Home Price
$66,700
Avg. Rent
$550
Vado
23.6 miles
Distance
23.6 miles
Population
2,781
Avg. Home Price
$68,800
Avg. Rent
$427
Socorro
17.7 miles
Distance
17.7 miles
Population
32,623
Avg. Home Price
$79,500
Avg. Rent
$636
Distance
16.0 miles
Population
5,831
Avg. Home Price
$75,500
Avg. Rent
$519
La Union
15.5 miles
Distance
15.5 miles
Population
1,259
Avg. Home Price
$70,300
Avg. Rent
$838
Anthony
15.2 miles
Distance
15.2 miles
Population
9,462
Avg. Home Price
$81,100
Avg. Rent
$440
Sunland Park
9.8 miles
Distance
9.8 miles
Population
14,794
Avg. Home Price
$89,000
Avg. Rent
$555
Sparks
16.6 miles
Distance
16.6 miles
Population
3,850
Avg. Home Price
$39,300
Avg. Rent
$513
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