Colorado Springs is located in El Paso county in Southern Central Colorado. The city, home to five military installations, stands over one mile above sea level, though some areas of the city are significantly higher. One of the most scenic cities in America with nearly 300 days of sunshine each year, Colorado Springs is situated near the base of one of the most famous American mountains, Pikes Peak, at the eastern edge of the Southern Rocky Mountains. Colorado Springs is the second most populous city in the state of Colorado and the 41st most populous city in the United States. And, This incredible city is one of the most highly desired assignments for active duty military and retirement destinations for military veterans.
With it’s close proximity to both Army and Air Force bases, military members and their dependents will find a full range of services including some of the military’s largest medical facilities, newest comissary facilities, and more.
Military services members, dependents, and retirees will find Colorado Springs to be one of the most military friendly areas in our nation.
Fort Carson is the “Best Hometown in the Army – Home of America’s Best.” One of the Army’s youngest installations, Fort Carson, the Mountain Post, is a proud Army post located southwest of Colorado Springs, Colorado, between Interstate 25 and Highway 115. This post is recognized as one of the world’s premier locations to lead, train, and maintain while preparing Soldiers to win on the battlefield. The Mountain Post Garrison Team provides units mission support and services including quality of life programs for the Fort Carson Soldiers, families and the community to enable forces to execute expeditionary operations and to minimize stress on Soldiers and families in a time of persistent conflict.
Peterson Air Force Base is a base located at Colorado Springs in El Paso County. It provides runways for the adjacent City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport under a shared joint civil-military airport arrangement.
Air Force Space Command, created Sept. 1, 1982, is a major command headquartered at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. AFSPC defends North America through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations.
The 21st Space Wing is headquartered at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., and is the Air Force’s only organization providing missile warning and space control to unified commanders and combat forces worldwide.
Schriever Air Force Base is home to the 50th Space Wing, the Space Innovation and Development Center, the Missile Defense Agency, 310th Space Wing and numerous tenant organizations.
More than 8,100 personnel work on Schriever AFB, located approximately 10 miles east of Colorado Springs.
They are very proud of their mission as they deliver the best possible satellite navigation, communications and surveillance to their users worldwide.
Located at the foothills of the beautiful Rocky Mountains, the US Air Force Academy is located northwest of Colorado Springs, Colorado. Spanning 18,000 spectacular acres, the Academy draws thousands of visitors from around the world each year. The Air Force Academy is the youngest of the U.S. service academies.
The Air Force Academy is both a military organization and a university. Much of the Academy is set up like most other Air Force bases, but the superintendent, commandant, dean of faculty and cadet wing are set up in a manner resembling a civilian university.
All these military installations border the city and Campbell Homes is centrally located to all.
With affordable home prices, below national averages for utilities, and incredibly low interest rates, now is the perfect time to put your BAQ to work for your families future by investing in a brand new home in Colorado Springs.
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