Randolph AFB is the showplace of America's Air Force. Part of the Joint Base San Antonio is a flight training facility for the US Army Air Corps and US Army Air Forces and Air Force. Named in memoriam for Captain William Millican Randolph who died in an accidental crash on the base, it is one of the most beautiful military based in the country, with all of its buildings, even the hangers, constructed in Spanish Colonial Revival Style architecture. Randolph AFB is served by the Randolph Field Independent School District.
Besides the beauty of the base itself, it also contains a historic national landmark in the Randolph Field Historic District. A number of high-quality restaurants serve the area around the base, like La Fiesta Patio Cafe, Bayseas Restaurant, Kowloon Chinese Restaurant, and Harmon's BBQ. Numerous other options exist a little farther from the base, such as Siam Cuisine. Travelling west only a short ways will let one reach San Antonio and its amazing selection of shopping centres and restaurants. The city also hosts a great variety of other points of interest; museums such as the McNay Art Museum and Texas Rangers Museum, the San Antonio Botanical Gardens, San Fernando Cathedral, Market Square, and the San Antonio Zoo. Amusement parks like SeaWorld and Six Flags Fiesta Texas are also within reach. Randolph AFB is also near San Antonio's two greatest attractions, River Walk and the Alamo. Part of the San Antonio Mission World Heritage Site, no one can live in Texas without visiting the important landmark.
While some housing is available on Randolph AFB, the majority is just off-base. Fortunately, these real estate options are still quite close and come in a dazzling variety of sizes and styles that can suit all needs. Lots are available as well, for building your own home, starting at just $10,000. Small homes are available near Randolph AFB, for as little as $60,000 with larger and more stylish homes reaching into the mid $100,000 range. Amenities such as swimming pools are available on some of these models. Even the highest-end homes near Randolph AFB are affordable, at less than $500,000 for large stately homes of nearly 4,000 square feet, many with 4 bedrooms and bathrooms.
If you are interested in living near historic and beautiful Randolph AFB in San Antonio, Texas, please contact us today so we can help you learn more!