Schriever Space Force Base

Updated: October 19, 2023
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    In Colorado Springs, Schriever Space Force Base works in coordination with Peterson Space Force Base, which houses the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), the 21st Space Wing, and the Space Force’s Space Systems Command sections.

    Base Operator:

    101 Falcon Parkway
    Schriever Space Force Base, CO 80912

    Schriever SFB Housing

    Schriever SFB offers on-base housing options. Tierra Vista Communities operates and manages on-base housing. You can call 719-567-5069 to learn more about housing options.

    Off-base living options are also available in Colorado Springs and nearby communities.

    PCS and TDY Lodging

    Temporary lodging options are not available at Schriever SFB. Personnel in-need of temporary lodging would need to go to the Pikes Peak Lodge on Peterson Space Force Base. The facility offers lodging for several regional installations. It offers pet-friendly room options.

    To learn more about lodging, call the Temporary Lodging Office at 719-556-7851.

    What is the BAH for Schriever SFB?

    The Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) at Schriever Air Force Base varies depending on rank, years of service and dependency status. Visit the Colorado state BAH page or see the chart below for more information.


    Military Housing Area: CO046

    Grade With Dependents Without Dependents
    E01 $2,007 $1,584
    E02 $2,007 $1,584
    E03 $2,007 $1,584
    E04 $2,007 $1,584
    E05 $2,139 $1,764
    E06 $2,325 $1,878
    E07 $2,355 $2,007
    E08 $2,394 $2,181
    E09 $2,478 $2,226
    W01 $2,340 $1,974
    W02 $2,373 $2,178
    W03 $2,421 $2,232
    W04 $2,505 $2,328
    W05 $2,607 $2,364
    O01E $2,358 $2,133
    O02E $2,409 $2,217
    O03E $2,517 $2,313
    O01 $2,169 $1,869
    O02 $2,322 $2,097
    O03 $2,418 $2,253
    O04 $2,640 $2,349
    O05 $2,802 $2,370
    O06 $2,826 $2,403
    O07 $2,844 $2,439

    For more information, look at BAH rates by state or calculate your exact BAH rate.

    Schriever SFB Surrounding Area

    Schriever SFB lies nearby Colorado Springs, Colorado’s second-largest city. Nearby, you’ll find the U.S. Air Force Academy, Cheyenne Mountain Space Force Station, Fort Carson Army Post, and Peterson Space Force Base.

    Recreational opportunities abound, from skiing and hiking to camping and whitewater rafting. You can also experience renowned resorts, rock climbing, fishing, snowboarding, and trips to Aspen, Crested Butte, and Moab, Utah.


    The 21st Medical Group operates an on-base outpatient facility. It delivers primary care to those at Schriever SFB and Peterson Space Force Base. For more questions, call at 719-526-2273.

    Note: There are no emergency services at the facility. For an ER, there are several nearby hospitals can assist during emergencies.


    The Schriever SFB base offers one Child Development Center (CDC) for childcare. Each center offers full day care for infants, toddlers and preschool aged children. There are also school care options during the school year for students.


    El Paso County encompasses ten school districts, with seven located in the urban areas of Colorado Springs and the remaining three in Woodland Park, Palmer Lake, and Monument. Notable districts in the area are Falcon District 49 and Colorado Springs School District 11. For a comprehensive overview and further assistance, it’s recommended to connect with the School Liaison Officer at the Airman & Family Readiness Center. For more information, call 719-556-6141.

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