Shaw Air Force Base

Sumter, South Carolina

Included zipcodes 29150 29151 29153 29154

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Shaw Air Force Base (Shaw AFB) is a United States Air Force base located approximately 8.4 miles west-northwest of downtown Sumter, South Carolina. It is under the jurisdiction of the United States Air Force Air Combat Command (ACC). The United States Air Force 20th Fighter Wing (20th FW) is the host unit. It is one of the largest military bases operated by the United States, and is one of only two air bases in CONUS with an active railroad line.

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* 2012 demographics profile of the military.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.

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Private or Public? Distance or Quality? Will it be safe? Will the bus pick them up?

School Name Grade Type
Alice Drive Elem
PK - 5 Public
Crosswell Drive Elem
PK - 5 Public
Lemira Elem
PK - 5 Public
Millwood Elem
PK - 5 Public
Wilder Elem
PK - 5 Public
Willow Drive Elem
PK - 5 Public
Alice Drive Middle
6 - 8 Public
Bates Middle
6 - 8 Public
Sumter High
9 - 12 Public
Shaw Heights Elem
2 - 3 Public
High Hills Elem
4 - 5 Public
Berea Junior Academy
KG - 8 Private

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Cities Near Shaw Air Force Base

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Dalzell 5.9 miles 4,504 $114,300 $736
Stateburg 8.1 miles 1,615 $181,500 $1,146
Lakewood 7.1 miles 2,942 $122,500 $769
Oakland 6.9 miles 1,267 $87,800 $695
Cherryvale 4.1 miles 2,316 $80,400 $632
East Sumter 5.7 miles 1,275 $82,300 $430
Privateer 8.5 miles 3,003 $85,900 $538
Alcolu 16.1 miles 596 $165,900 $564
Mayesville 11.3 miles 571 $55,400 $575
Pinewood 14.4 miles 678 $77,300 $618

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