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Naval Air Station Jacksonville is the third largest Navy base in the United States. The land now occupied by NAS Jacksonville was first commissioned as a U.S. Army training grounds during World War I, before being decommissioned in 1919. After serving as home to the Florida National Guard for many years it was officially commissioned as a U.S. Naval installation during World War II, in October of 1940. It is a close Jacksonville neighbor to the shipyard at Mayport.
It recently was the recipient of the Presidential Excellence Award in 2012 and the Navy Installations Command Excellence Award in 2013. NAS Jacksonville is a master air and industrial base that specializes in the support of anti-submarine warfare and training of pilots and aviators. It was also one of the original bases for the Blue Angels, the famed Naval flight demonstration squadron.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.
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K 12 Florida
|KG - 8||9951 Atlantic Blvd 319 Jacksonville, FL 32225||Public|
|6 - 12||7801 Lonestar Rd Jacksonville, FL 32211||Public|
Bank Of America Learning Academy
|PK - 5||9000 Southside Blvd Bldg 900 Jacksonville, FL 32256||Public|
Mattie V Rutherford Alt Ed Center
|6 - 8||1514 Hubbard St Jacksonville, FL 32206||Public|
West Riverside Elementary School
|PK - 5||2801 Herschel St Jacksonville, FL 32205||Public|
Grand Park Career Center
|6 - 12||2335 West 18th St Jacksonville, FL 32209||Public|
Brentwood Elementary School
|KG - 5||3750 Springfield Blvd Jacksonville, FL 32206||Public|
Ortega Elementary School
|KG - 5||4010 Baltic St Jacksonville, FL 32210||Public|
Central Riverside Elementary School
|PK - 5||2555 Gilmore St Jacksonville, FL 32204||Public|
Ruth N. Upson Elementary School
|PK - 5||1090 Dancy St Jacksonville, FL 32205||Public|
Fishweir Elementary School
|PK - 5||3977 Herschel St Jacksonville, FL 32205||Public|
Annie R. Morgan Elementary School
|PK - 5||964 St Clair St Jacksonville, FL 32254||Public|
Military Banking Locations
We know your banking needs can specific, here are some of the military affiliated banks in your area!
Navy Federal Credit Union Jacksonville550 Airport Center Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32218
Navy Federal Credit Union Jacksonville9583 Regency Square Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Navy Federal Credit Union JacksonvilleUS Naval Station, Bldg. 460
Jacksonville, FL 32228-0058
Navy Federal Credit Union Jacksonville6100 Collins Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32244
Navy Federal Credit Union Jacksonville7231 Golden Wings Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32244
Navy Federal Credit Union Jacksonville11270 Saint Johns Industrial Pkwy S
Jacksonville, FL 32246
Navy Federal Credit Union Jacksonville10480 Avenues Walk Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32258
Navy Federal Credit Union Atlantic Beach961 Atlantic Blvd Atlantic Village Shopping Center
Atlantic Beach, FL 32233
Navy Federal Credit Union Saint Marys569 Charlie Smith SR Hwy
Saint Marys, GA 31558
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Cities Near Jacksonville Naval Air Station
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|
|St. Marys||29.7 miles||17,555||$167,400||$932|
|Kings Bay Base||32.7 miles||1,905||N/A||$983|
|Oakleaf Plantation||15.7 miles||22,318||$173,100||$1,330|
|Bellair-Meadowbrook Terrace||11.9 miles||13,578||$113,200||$928|
|Fleming Island||16.9 miles||29,656||$225,000||$1,297|
|Fruit Cove||16.9 miles||30,770||$278,700||$1,801|
|Asbury Lake||21.6 miles||8,165||$184,100||$1,425|
|Jacksonville Beach||17.7 miles||21,822||$256,200||$1,139|
|World Golf Village||27.9 miles||13,326||$224,500||$1,490|
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