Tinker Air Force Base

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Tinker Air Force Base is a major United States Air Force base, with tenant U.S. Navy and other Department of Defense missions, located geographically in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The base, originally known as Midwest Air Depot, is named in honor of Oklahoma native Major General Clarence L. Tinker, the first Native American Major General. Tinker is the headquarters of the Air Force Materiel Command's (AFMC) Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC), which is the worldwide manager for a wide range of aircraft, engines, missiles, software and avionics and accessories components. The commander of OC-ALC is Lieutenant General Bruce A. Litchfield. The host unit at Tinker is the 72d Air Base Wing (72 ABW) which provides services and support for the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center and its tenant organizations. The Wing and Installation Commander of Tinker Air Force Base is Col. Christopher Azzano.

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

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School Name Grade Type
Santa Fe South Es (charter)
KG - 5 Public
Central Oak Es
KG - 5 Public
Crooked Oak Hs
9 - 12 Public
Crooked Oak Ms
6 - 8 Public
West Oak Park Es
PK - PK Public
Deer Creek Es
KG - 5 Public
Grove Valley Es
KG - 5 Public
Washington Irving Es
PK - 5 Public
Angie Debo Es
PK - 5 Public
Charles Haskell Es
PK - 5 Public
West Field Es
PK - 5 Public
Summit Ms
6 - 8 Public
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Navy Federal Credit Union Midwest City

Midwest City Town Center Plaza 7199 SE 29th St
Midwest City, OK 73110

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Cities Near Tinker Air Force Base

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Midwest City 8.1 miles 55,964 $98,500 $744
Moore 9.8 miles 57,563 $119,700 $884
Edmond 15.0 miles 85,084 $194,600 $882
Del City 4.3 miles 21,756 $77,100 $743
Norman 18.7 miles 115,521 $152,100 $763
Choctaw 14.0 miles 11,619 $143,400 $821
Warr Acres 7.2 miles 10,268 $100,000 $709
Shawnee 32.0 miles 30,609 $91,200 $649
Tecumseh 35.7 miles 6,556 $79,100 $721
Blanchard 23.3 miles 7,625 $188,300 $680

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