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Sheppard Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located five miles (8 km) north of the central business district of Wichita Falls, in Wichita County, Texas, United States. It is the largest training base and most diversified in Air Education and Training Command. The base is named in honor of Texas Senator John Morris Sheppard, a supporter of military preparations before World War II. The host unit at Sheppard is the 82d Training Wing (82 TRW), which provides specialized technical training and field training for officers, Airmen, and civilians of all branches of the military, other DoD agencies, and foreign nationals.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.
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|KG - 12||2507 Central Fwy East Wichita Falls, TX 76302||Public|
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|PK - 5||5200 Hooper Dr Wichita Falls, TX 76306||Public|
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|8 - 8||1001 Calhoun Wichita Falls, TX 76306||Public|
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|PK - 6||1023 City View Dr Wichita Falls, TX 76306||Public|
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|7 - 12||1600 City View Dr Wichita Falls, TX 76306||Public|
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|8 - 8||1001 Calhoun St Wichita Falls, TX 76303||Public|
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|10 - 12||1001 Calhoun St Wichita Falls, TX 76304||Public|
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|9 - 12||3115 Fifth St Wichita Falls, TX 76301||Public|
|PK - 6||1912 11th St Wichita Falls, TX 76301||Public|
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|7 - 8||3807 Kemp Blvd Wichita Falls, TX 76308||Public|
|PK - 6||3106 Maurine St Wichita Falls, TX 76305||Public|
|KG - 6||3015 Ave I Wichita Falls, TX 76309||Public|
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Cities Near Sheppard Air Force Base
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|City||Distance||Population||Avg. Home Price||Avg. Monthly Rent|
|Iowa Park||9.6 miles||6,375||$79,000||$851|
|Pleasant Valley||4.5 miles||358||$96,900||$693|
|Cashion Community||9.0 miles||283||$129,200||$550|
|Lakeside City||5.4 miles||987||$150,400||$0|
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