Sheppard Air Force Base

Wichita Falls, Texas

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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.

Population
104,771
Military Population
5,977
Avg. Home Price
$92,000
Avg. Monthly Rent
$731
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Bright Ideas Charter
2507 Central Fwy East WICHITA FALLS, TX 76302
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
John G Tower El
5200 Hooper Dr WICHITA FALLS, TX 76306
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Wichita Co Jjaep
1001 Calhoun WICHITA FALLS, TX 76306
Grade
8 - 8
School Type
Public
City View Elementary
1023 City View Dr WICHITA FALLS, TX 76306
Grade
PK - 6
School Type
Public
City View Junior/senior High
1600 City View Dr WICHITA FALLS, TX 76306
Grade
7 - 12
School Type
Public
Wichita County J J A E P
1001 Calhoun St WICHITA FALLS, TX 76303
Grade
8 - 8
School Type
Public
Iowa Park Jjaep
1001 Calhoun St WICHITA FALLS, TX 76304
Grade
10 - 12
School Type
Public
Harrell Accelerated Learning Center
3115 Fifth St WICHITA FALLS, TX 76301
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Alamo El
1912 11th St WICHITA FALLS, TX 76301
Grade
PK - 6
School Type
Public
Barwise J H
3807 Kemp Blvd WICHITA FALLS, TX 76308
Grade
7 - 8
School Type
Public
Burgess El
3106 Maurine St WICHITA FALLS, TX 76305
Grade
PK - 6
School Type
Public
Crockett El
3015 Ave I WICHITA FALLS, TX 76309
Grade
KG - 6
School Type
Public

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Cities Near Sheppard 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
Burkburnett
11.8 miles
Distance
11.8 miles
Population
10,915
Avg. Home Price
$91,800
Avg. Rent
$742
Iowa Park
9.6 miles
Distance
9.6 miles
Population
6,375
Avg. Home Price
$79,000
Avg. Rent
$851
Dean
9.5 miles
Distance
9.5 miles
Population
588
Avg. Home Price
$113,000
Avg. Rent
$1,057
Pleasant Valley
4.5 miles
Distance
4.5 miles
Population
358
Avg. Home Price
$96,900
Avg. Rent
$693
Distance
9.0 miles
Population
283
Avg. Home Price
$129,200
Avg. Rent
$550
Scotland
18.2 miles
Distance
18.2 miles
Population
612
Avg. Home Price
$79,500
Avg. Rent
$489
Holliday
11.3 miles
Distance
11.3 miles
Population
1,717
Avg. Home Price
$76,800
Avg. Rent
$689
Devol
20.2 miles
Distance
20.2 miles
Population
154
Avg. Home Price
$41,700
Avg. Rent
$767
Randlett
19.1 miles
Distance
19.1 miles
Population
410
Avg. Home Price
$52,500
Avg. Rent
$769
Lakeside City
5.4 miles
Distance
5.4 miles
Population
987
Avg. Home Price
$150,400
Avg. Rent
$0
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