Lackland AFB, in addition to Fort Sam Houston and Randolph AFB, is part of Joint Base San Antonio, which was established as a result of the 2005 round of Base Relocation and Closing (BRAC). Lackland is located in western San Antonio, which has experienced significant growth, particularly in the northwestern section of the city.
Anyone relocating to San Antonio from a big city may be relieved from the seeming lack of traffic; however, during key commuting times, even San Antonio can get congested. For many personnel serving at Lackland AFB, many northwestern San Antonio neighborhoods strike a balance between affordability and convenience. While each neighborhood is different, you'll find that the average home price around Lackland AFB is approximately $150,000 (as of January 2013).
While Lackland AFB personnel live throughout the San Antonio region, many choose to stay relatively close to the base. For this reason, we've provided a list of homes that are generally between a 20 and 25 minute drive of Lackland below: