Peterson Air Force Base

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Peterson Air Force Base is a U.S. Air Force Base that shares an airfield with the adjacent Colorado Springs Municipal Airport, also having the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) headquarters. Developed as a World War II air support base for Camp Carson, the facility conducted Army Air Forces training and supported Cold War air defense centers at the nearby Ent Air Force Base, Chidlaw Building, and Cheyenne Mountain Complex. The base has been the location of the Air Force Space Command headquarters since 1987 and has had NORAD/NORTHCOM command center operations since the 2006 Cheyenne Mountain Realignment placed the nearby Cheyenne Mountain Complex centers on standby.

Population
433,547
Military Population
10,288
Avg. Home Price
$208,600
Avg. Monthly Rent
$888
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Colorado Springs Charter Academy
2577 North Chelton Rd COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80909
Grade
KG - 8
School Type
Public
Colorado Springs Early Colleges
4435 North Chestnut COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80907
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Cesar Chavez Academy - Central
1107 North Union COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80909
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Pikes Peak Prep
525 East Costilla St COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80903
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Cesar Chavez Academy - North
3115 Larkspur COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80907
Grade
KG - 8
School Type
Public
The Vanguard School (high)
1832 South Wahsatch COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80906
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
The Vanguard School (middle)
1832 South Wahsatch COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80906
Grade
7 - 8
School Type
Public
Thomas Maclaren State Charter School
301 Austin Bluffs Parkway COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80903
Grade
6 - 9
School Type
Public
Colorado School For The Deaf And Blind
33 North Institute St COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80903
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Challenger Middle School
10215 Lexington Dr COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80920
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Mountain View Elementary School
10095 Lexington Dr COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80920
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Rockrimmon Elementary School
194 West Mikado Dr COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80919
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Area Military Banking

Military Banking Locations

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Navy Federal Credit Union Colorado Springs

1139 Space Center Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80915

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

Coleman And Linstrom Streets
Fort Carson, CO 80913

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

6384 Wetzel Avenue, Building 1512
Fort Carson, CO 80913

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

6110 Martinez Street, Building 6110
Fort Carson, CO 80913

Armed Forces Bank, National Association

Community Center Drive, Bldg 5122
U S A F Academy, CO 80840

Navy Federal Credit Union Fountain

6916 Mesa Ridge Pkwy
Fountain, CO 80817

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Cities Near Peterson 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
Fort Carson
8.8 miles
Distance
8.8 miles
Population
14,766
Avg. Home Price
N/A
Avg. Rent
$1,176
Air Force Academy
10.4 miles
Distance
10.4 miles
Population
6,046
Avg. Home Price
N/A
Avg. Rent
$1,284
Fountain
13.3 miles
Distance
13.3 miles
Population
26,881
Avg. Home Price
$176,600
Avg. Rent
$1,142
Distance
8.6 miles
Population
33,566
Avg. Home Price
$167,700
Avg. Rent
$1,132
Cimarron Hills
3.3 miles
Distance
3.3 miles
Population
16,698
Avg. Home Price
$159,600
Avg. Rent
$907
Stratmoor
6.6 miles
Distance
6.6 miles
Population
7,209
Avg. Home Price
$137,000
Avg. Rent
$840
Woodmoor
17.1 miles
Distance
17.1 miles
Population
8,155
Avg. Home Price
$374,100
Avg. Rent
$1,269
Gleneagle
12.8 miles
Distance
12.8 miles
Population
6,870
Avg. Home Price
$315,800
Avg. Rent
$1,111
Monument
15.0 miles
Distance
15.0 miles
Population
6,226
Avg. Home Price
$299,000
Avg. Rent
$1,469
Black Forest
14.1 miles
Distance
14.1 miles
Population
12,959
Avg. Home Price
$397,500
Avg. Rent
$1,613
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