Military Housing in Alaska

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Homes - Clear Air Force Station

Clear Air Force Station is home to the 13th Space Warning Squadron whose primary mission is to provide early warning of intercontinental and submarine launched ballistic missiles to Missile Warning Center at North American Aerospace Defense Command. The secondary mission of the 13SWS is to provide space surveillance data on orbiting objects to the Space Control Center located at the Cheyenne Mountain Complex in CO. Clear AFS is located in Anderson, AK about 76 miles southwest of Fairbanks, AK.

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Homes - Coast Guard Air Station Sitka

U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Sitka’s area of responsibility encompasses the entire Southeast region of Alaska from Dixon Entrance north to Central Alaska and from the U.S./Canadian border west to the central Gulf of Alaska. Air Station Sitka operates in the most demanding flight environment for Coast Guard aircraft operations, with 12,000 miles of isolated and rugged coastline, to include inland search and rescue for Southeast Alaska, a region which includes numerous remote villages.

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Homes - Coast Guard Base Ketchikan

Coast Guard Base Ketchikan is a multi-mission unit providing support to much of southeast Alaska. Base Ketchikan's assets include a dry-dock, industrial production facility, comptroller and procurement shops, and an administrative suite to provide personnel support, making it a key player in providing support for all Coast Guard activities in the area.

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Homes - Coast Guard Base Kodiak

Kodiak Island is the home of Coast Guard Base Kodiak, the Coast Guard's largest operational base. The base consists of 23,000 acres of land and supports both cutters and aircraft. Coast Guard Base Kodiak includes Air Station Kodiak, LORAN Station Kodiak, and other units in the CG's Seventeenth District (Alaska).

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Homes - Coast Guard Sector Anchorage

Coast Guard Sector Anchorage has the largest geographical area of responsibility in the nation, which includes the oil rich North Slope, Bering Sea, Chukchi Sea, Bristol Bay, Kodiak Island, Kenai Peninsula, and the Aleutian Islands. Sector Anchorage benefits from unique joint training opportunities available due to its being located near Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson with Air Force, Army and Alaska National Guard and Reserve units nearby.

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Homes - Coast Guard Sector Juneau

Coast Guard Sector Juneau is a multi-mission unit based in Juneau, Alaska. The command consists of approximately 250 active duty, reserve, and civilian members with ten field commands and detachments. Sector Juneau's personnel provide a vital Coast Guard presence in four strategic Southeast Alaska communities, and conduct operations in over 20 remote areas and native villages on over 2,000 islands and 10,000 miles of shoreline.

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Homes - Eielson AFB

Eielson AFB is home to the Pacific Air Forces 354th Fighter Wing. Eielson AFB can rapidly deploy Airmen in support of global operations, and its strategic location also enables the staging of forces to promote U.S. interests in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Homes - Fort Greely

Fort Greely, located alongside the Alaskan city of Delta Junction, is approximately 100 miles southeast of Fairbanks, and is a United States Army launch site for anti-ballistic missiles. It is also the home of the Cold Regions Test Center as Fort Greely is one of the coldest areas in Alaska and can accommodate cold, extreme cold, or temperate weather tests depending on the season. Fort Greely is served by nearby Allen Army Airfield located about three miles south of Delta Junction.

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Homes - Fort Wainwright

Fort Wainwright is the home of America's Arctic Warriors and is one of the Army's largest training areas. Home to the Northern Warfare Training Center, the Army's only cold region training proponent, soldiers at Fort Wainwright work and train in temperatures ranging from 80 in the summer to minus 50 in the winter.

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Homes - Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) is home of Headquarters, Alaskan Command, Alaskan NORAD Region, Eleventh Air Force and the 3rd Wing. JBER is also home to Headquarters, U.S. Army Alaska, Alaska National Guard, and Headquarters, Coast Guard Sector Anchorage. JBER also hosts several non-military activities, including a U.S.National Cemetery and a state-owned fish hatchery.

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