Colorado Springs Military Base

Find Colorado Springs Colorado military bases, sites, installations and posts of the US Army, Marines, Navy, Airforce. Military bases provide information about recruitment and military jobs, discounts, bases by state, ranks and basic pay.


Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station Norad Road Colorado Springs CO 80906 719-474-1110


Peterson Air Force Base 1013 Peterson Road Colorado Springs CO 80915 719-591-0200

USA Meddac Fort Carson 1650 Cochrane Circle Colorado Springs CO 80913 719-526-7844

About Colorado Springs Military Bases

Colorado Springs Military Bases are centers of military command where U.S. military personnel in the Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines and Navy reside, equipment is stored, training is conducted, and military operations are supported in Colorado Springs, CO. Bases consist of military owned and operated Colorado Springs facilities and infrastructure, and a Military Base functions much like a city, providing services and amenities common to civilian life.

You may contact a Military Base for questions about:
  • Colorado Springs Military Base facilities
  • Military dormitories and barracks
  • Colorado Springs Military Base housing
  • Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines, and Navy installations
  • Living on base
Colorado Springs Military Bases

Military Bases in Colorado Springs, Colorado may be designated for one or more of the military branches. The assignments of individual Military Bases can include a wide range of missions, such as providing global mobility and expeditionary combat support, mobilizing soldiers, training military personnel, military communications, and mobilizing and deploying aircraft. A broad spectrum of training facilities may be offered on a Colorado Springs Military Base for active and reserve military personnel, and in some cases, for national, Colorado State, and local agencies. Military Bases may also serve as depots for military equipment, providing storage and maintenance services.

Military Housing in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Access to Military Bases is highly restricted. Only Colorado Springs military personnel and other authorized individuals can enter a Military Base. Military Posts typically feature a mix of temporary and permanent housing in Colorado Springs. Housing units may be militarized or private. Personnel moving into Military Base housing usually go through an advanced housing application process, and waiting lists are not uncommon. A waiting list will prioritize rank, number of children, and the type of housing. Colorado Springs housing for military personnel may be permitted in the surrounding community.

Colorado Springs Military Base Facilities

Colorado Springs Military Stations may provide Kindergarten through 12th Grade schools on base for families of military personnel residing there, as well as child development centers and other daycare options. On some bases, children in families residing on base must attend school in the surrounding Colorado Springs community. Medical care is generally available through a combination of outpatient clinics located on base and Colorado Springs hospitals located on base or in the surrounding community. Other essential services common in civilian life are also available to military families residing on Colorado Springs Military Bases.