Nellis Air Force Base Area Apartment Housing(hide military information)
Locate eight miles northeast of downtown Las Vegas, Nellis Air Force Base contains several squadrons and military schools. It began as Las Vegas Army Airfield in 1941 and has evolved into one of the Air Force’s largest bases. Units include the 57th Wing, the 53d Test and Evaluation Group, the 505th Test and Evaluation Group, the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center, the 99th Air Base Wing, and the 926th Group of the Air Force Reserve.
To find an apartment in the Nellis Air Force Base area, look in the area northeast of Las Vegas near Sunrise Manor and North Las Vegas. Other nearby communities include Winchester, Paradise, Henderson, and Silverado Ranch.