Moody Air Force Base Lakeland Area Apartment Housing(hide military information)
Located roughly nine miles from downtown Valdosta, Moody Air Force Base has been in continuous operation since it was built in 1941. The 23d Wing (the Flying Tigers) of the Air Combat Command is the host unit.
The nearest city to the base is Valdosta. As the 14th largest city in Georgia, Valdosta is the county seat of Lowndes County. For apartments in the Moody AFB area, Valdosta is perfectly located for an easy commute. With an abundance of azaleas, Valdosta is an attractive city. It is nicknamed “Azalea City” and is home to the Azalea Festival, held every March. Valdosta State University was founded in 1906 and is part of the University System of Georgia. Other communities near Moody AFB include Barretts and Lakeland.