Schriever SFB Relocation Information
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Welcome to Schriever SFB
Schriever Space Force Base is home to the 18th Space Defense Squadron, Det. 1, a component of Space Delta 2 (DEL 2), located at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, approximately 20 miles east of Colorado Springs. Det. 1 provides combat focused understanding of on-orbit adversary threats within operationally relevant timelines in support of space superiority operations.
Schriever SFB includes 8,000 military and civilian employees. According to the official website for Schriever SFB, the base indirectly contributes an estimated $1.3 billion to the local Colorado Springs, Colorado, area annually. Schriever Space Force Base is located at 210 Falcon Parkway in Colorado Springs, CO, approximately 10 miles east of Peterson SFB. The cities of Peyton and Falcon are nearby, north of Schriever SFB.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Schriever SFB
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1) What is the zip code for Schriever SFB, CO?
The zip code for Schriever SFB is 80912. Other nearby zip codes include 80924 and 80831.
2) What is the BAH for Schriever SFB?
BAH for Schriever SFB ranges from $2,007 for E-1 to $2,478 for E-9 with dependents, and $2,169 for O-1 to $2,844 for O-7 with dependents. See housing section for more info.
3) Who is Schriever SFB named for?
Schriever SFB was named in honor of retired Gen. Bernard A. Schriever, known as "the father of the U.S. Air Force's space and missile program." Gen. Schriever, who pioneered the development of the nation's ballistic missile programs, passed away June 20, 2005.
4) How many gates does Schriever SFB have?
Schriever SFB has two gates. The North Gate (Enoch Road) is open 24/7, while the West Gate is open Monday - Friday, 6 am to 7 pm. The Pass and Registration office is open Monday - Friday, 7 am to 4 pm.
Nearby military installations:
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Lodging can be found at nearby Peterson SFB.
Lodging contact info:
AirForce Inns Peterson SFB
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80914
Schriever Space Force Base Housing
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On-base military housing is not available at Schriever Space Force Base. Personnel stationed here may be eligible for privatized base housing at nearby Peterson SFB.
Peterson SFB Base Housing Office
650 McChord Street
Peterson AFB, CO 80914
Tiera Vista Communities Peterson AFB
650 McChord St
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
Schriever SFB Off-Base Housing
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Schriever SFB BAH Information
The Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is a U.S. based allowance determined by geographic duty location, pay grade, and dependency status. It provides uniformed servicemembers compensation based on housing costs in local civilian housing markets when government quarters are not provided. Learn more about your Basic Allowance for Housing.
Schriever SFB is near Colorado Springs, Colorado, with many options to buy or rent. The Schriever SFB BAH is close to the cost of living in the area. Some sample Schriever SFB BAH rates for zip code 80912:
- E-1 with dependents: $2,007
- E-1 without dependents: $1,584
- E-9 with dependents: $2,478
- E-9 without dependents: $2,226
- O-1 with dependents: $2,169
- O-1 without dependents: $1,869
- O-7 with dependents: $2,844
- O-7 without dependents: $2,439
Support for Military and Families
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Things to Do Near Schriever SFB
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Visit the Air Force Academy: The Academy is located in Colorado Springs and has a great museum and beautiful chapel. Grab a map for a self-guided tour from the Visitor’s Center or take some time to enjoy the planetarium.
The Garden of Gods Nature Center: Registered National Natural Landmark featuring dramatic views such as 300- foot sandstone rock formations against the backdrop of snow-capped Pikes Peak and brilliant blue skies. Visit the state of the art visitor center, attend year round events, visit the Geo Trekker theater, or take Jeep, trolley, Segway, or bike tours. Something for everyone!
Peterson Air and Space Museum: Located in the original historic municipal airport building of Peterson SFB including the original Passenger Terminal, City Hangar, and Broadmoor Hangar all with exhibits inside.
Ghost Town Museum: Created in 1954 to preserve Colorado’s Wild West Heritage, the museum has something for the whole family: butter churning, old time arcades, panning for gold, and gift shop.
210 Falcon Parkway