Buckley AFB, CO - Off-base Housing
Those assigned to Buckley Air Force base looking to live off-base will find no shortage of homes in the area. Personnell commuting to the base can find homes for sale and rent in the community of Aurora, which is adjacent to the base, offering easy access to the main gate. Properties can also be found in Englewood and Lakewood, just 17 and 26 miles from Buckley AFB, respectively. Downtown Denver is also just 22 miles from Buckley.
Being located in the outskirts of Denver, home prices and rentals around Buckley AFB are quite a bit higher than the national average. Most homes are in master planned sub divisions with moderately sized yards. The average age of homes around Buckley is quite new as there are quite a few new construction projects. Also due to the location to Denver, there are many condo and townhome opportunities available both for rent and sale. If commuting East or South of Buckley you will find a more rural setting with larger lots although prices are still very high and inventory quite low.