Kirtland Air Force Base

Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Kirtland Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located in the southeast quadrant of the Albuquerque, New Mexico urban area, adjacent to the Albuquerque International Sunport. The base was named for the early Army aviator Col. Roy C. Kirtland. The military and the international airport share the same runways, making ABQ a joint civil-military airport. Kirtland is home to the 58th Special Operations Wing (58 SOW), an Air Education and Training Command (AETC) unit that provides formal aircraft type/model/series training. The 58 SOW operates the MC-130H Combat Talon II, HC-130P/N King, HC-130J, MC-130J, UH-1N Huey, HH-60G Pave Hawk and CV-22 Osprey aircraft. Headquarters, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center is also located at Kirtland AFB. The 150th Special Operations Wing of the New Mexico Air National Guard, an Air Combat Command (ACC)-gained unit, is also home-based at Kirtland.

Population
553,576
Military Population
1,096
Avg. Home Price
$185,100
Avg. Monthly Rent
$798
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Foothill High School
400 Edith Blvd Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87107
Grade
6 - 12
School Type
Public
Nmsvh Preschool
230 Truman Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87108
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Acoma Elementary
11800 Princess Jean ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87112
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
John Adams Middle
5401 Glenrio Rd Nw ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87105
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Alamosa Elementary
6500 Sunset Grdn Sw ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87105
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Albuquerque Evening
800 Odelia Rd Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87102
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Albuquerque High
800 Odelia Rd Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87102
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Alvarado Elementary
1100 Solar Rd Nw ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87107
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Apache Elementary
12800 Copper St Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87105
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Arroyo Del Oso Elementary
6504 Harper Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87109
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Bandelier Elementary
3309 Pershing Se ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87106
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Bel-air Elementary
4725 Candelaria Ne ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87110
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
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Navy Federal Credit Union Albuquerque

2600 San Pedro Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110

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Albuquerque, NM
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Albuquerque, NM
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Cities Near Kirtland Air Force Base

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Rio Rancho
12.9 miles
Distance
12.9 miles
Population
90,627
Avg. Home Price
$174,900
Avg. Rent
$1,033
South Valley
6.9 miles
Distance
6.9 miles
Population
41,760
Avg. Home Price
$139,200
Avg. Rent
$666
Los Lunas
21.6 miles
Distance
21.6 miles
Population
15,203
Avg. Home Price
$156,100
Avg. Rent
$736
Edgewood
24.4 miles
Distance
24.4 miles
Population
3,763
Avg. Home Price
$175,500
Avg. Rent
$883
Los Chaves
26.6 miles
Distance
26.6 miles
Population
4,375
Avg. Home Price
$166,700
Avg. Rent
$640
Corrales
9.2 miles
Distance
9.2 miles
Population
8,426
Avg. Home Price
$427,700
Avg. Rent
$1,194
Bosque Farms
17.7 miles
Distance
17.7 miles
Population
3,886
Avg. Home Price
$201,900
Avg. Rent
$1,083
El Cerro Mission
23.3 miles
Distance
23.3 miles
Population
4,519
Avg. Home Price
$79,100
Avg. Rent
$586
Tome
25.6 miles
Distance
25.6 miles
Population
1,578
Avg. Home Price
$81,300
Avg. Rent
$338
Valencia
20.9 miles
Distance
20.9 miles
Population
2,258
Avg. Home Price
$138,800
Avg. Rent
$348
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