Common questions

Where should I live near Maxwell AFB?

Where should I live near Maxwell AFB?

Best Places to Live Near Maxwell Air Force Base

  • Montgomery. As the capital city of Alabama and the most populous city near Maxwell AFB (home to 200,000 people), Montgomery is an excellent choice for those looking for convenience to the base.
  • Prattville.
  • Millbrook.
  • Pike Road.

Can civilians live on Maxwell AFB?

Maxwell Family Housing is dedicated to the success and growth of our military-civilian communities. Our properties are available for: Active Duty. Active Duty without Dependent.

Is Maxwell AFB a good base?

Located north and west of downtown Montgomery, Alabama, Maxwell-Gunter AFB is one of the nation’s most noted Air Force bases and a significant player in our national security.

How big is Maxwell AFB?

On December 17, 1929, Congressman Lister Hill introduced a bill to appropriate $320,000 for the acquiring of 1,075 acres (4 km2) of land in Montgomery County as a part of an expansion program for Maxwell Field.

What city is Maxwell Air Force Base?

Montgomery, Alabama
Maxwell AFB and Gunter Annex are located in Montgomery, Alabama. Montgomery is situated at the intersection of I-85 (East) and I-65 (North and South).

What is Maxwell Air Force Base known for?

Maxwell, a native of Atmore, Alabama. The base is the headquarters of Air University (AU), a major component of Air Education and Training Command (AETC), and is the U.S. Air Force’s center for Joint Professional Military Education (PME).

What is the zip code for Maxwell Air Force Base?

Zip Code List City – Maxwell Afb,

Zip Code City County
36112 Maxwell Afb Montgomery County
36113 Maxwell Afb Montgomery County
36114 Maxwell Afb Montgomery County

Is Alabama a nice place to live?

Alabama is a state of friendly people and closely-knit rural communities. You will pay lower taxes in Alabama than in most other states. The crime rate is low and the state is a great place to raise a family. The pace of life in Alabama is slow except in a few cities.

What planes are at Maxwell AFB?

The Air Force Reserve Command’s 908th Airlift Wing (908 AW) is a tenant unit and the only operational flying unit at Maxwell. The 908 AW and its subordinate 357th Airlift Squadron (357 AS) operates eight C-130H Hercules aircraft for theater airlift in support of combatant commanders worldwide.

What time zone is Maxwell AFB?

Current local time in Maxwell, Caldwell County, Texas, Central Time Zone – daylight saving time change dates 2021.