Mcconnell Air Force Base

Wichita, Kansas

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McConnell Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located four miles southeast of the central business district of Wichita, a city in Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States. The base was named in honor of Wichita brothers Fred and Thomas McConnell, both Air Force pilots and World War II veterans. It is the home of Air Mobility Command's 22d Air Refueling Wing (22 ARW), Air Force Reserve Command's 931st Air Refueling Group (931 ARG), and the Kansas Air National Guard's 184th Intelligence Wing (184 IW). McConnell's primary mission is to provide global reach by conducting air refueling and airlift where and when needed. The Commander of the 22d Air Refueling Wing is Colonel Albert G. Miller, the Vice-Commander is Colonel Bruce P. Heseltine, Jr., and the Command Chief is Chief Master Sergeant Shawn M. Hughes.

Population
385,518
Military Population
1,613
Avg. Home Price
$118,400
Avg. Monthly Rent
$708
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Wheatland Elementary
15200 East 21st St WICHITA, KS 67230
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Ruth Clark Elementary K-5
1800 West 55th St South WICHITA, KS 67217
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Maize South Middle School
3403 North Tyler WICHITA, KS 67205
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Maize South Elementary
3404 North Maize Rd WICHITA, KS 67205
Grade
2 - 5
School Type
Public
Maize South High School
3701 North Tyler Rd WICHITA, KS 67205
Grade
9 - 11
School Type
Public
Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary
1221 East Galena WICHITA, KS 67216
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Levy Sp Ed Center
400 North Woodchuck WICHITA, KS 67212
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Adams Elem
1002 North Oliver WICHITA, KS 67208
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Allen Elem
1881 South Elpyco WICHITA, KS 67218
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Benton Elem
338 South Woodchuck Ln WICHITA, KS 67209
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Black Traditional Magnet Elem
1045 High WICHITA, KS 67203
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Bryant Core Knowledge Magnet
4702 West Ninth WICHITA, KS 67212
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public

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Cities Near Mcconnell 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
Derby
10.4 miles
Distance
10.4 miles
Population
23,419
Avg. Home Price
$149,700
Avg. Rent
$831
McConnell AFB
6.4 miles
Distance
6.4 miles
Population
1,428
Avg. Home Price
N/A
Avg. Rent
$962
Andover
11.5 miles
Distance
11.5 miles
Population
12,113
Avg. Home Price
$169,600
Avg. Rent
$982
Haysville
8.6 miles
Distance
8.6 miles
Population
11,235
Avg. Home Price
$104,400
Avg. Rent
$817
Newton
23.8 miles
Distance
23.8 miles
Population
19,144
Avg. Home Price
$98,900
Avg. Rent
$684
Towanda
20.7 miles
Distance
20.7 miles
Population
1,666
Avg. Home Price
$73,700
Avg. Rent
$776
Augusta
19.4 miles
Distance
19.4 miles
Population
9,239
Avg. Home Price
$100,300
Avg. Rent
$697
Andale
17.0 miles
Distance
17.0 miles
Population
879
Avg. Home Price
$157,400
Avg. Rent
$689
Kechi
9.7 miles
Distance
9.7 miles
Population
2,291
Avg. Home Price
$164,800
Avg. Rent
$833
Goddard
12.1 miles
Distance
12.1 miles
Population
4,583
Avg. Home Price
$141,000
Avg. Rent
$950
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