HILL AFB
Hill AFB, UT 84056, USA

RELOCATION/WELCOME GUIDE

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

Information

Our Military

  Established in 1940, Hill Air Force Base (AFB) is headquartered 25 miles north of Salt Lake City along the Wasatch Range. The base is home to the 75th Air Base Wing and the Ogden Air Logistics Complex, one of three Air Force sustainment complexes nationwide. Serving as a critical

Welcome

  Welcome to Utah! Hill Air Force Base is in northern Utah’s Davis County, Gateway to the Great Salt Lake, and just south of Weber County, both counties are sandwiched between the Wasatch Mountains to the east and the lake to the west. At roughly 1,700 square miles, the Great

Getting To & Around

  Utah is the crossroads of the West, with Davis and Weber counties serving as a rail hub and transportation nexus. The area’s metro-to-mountain terrain contains some of the nation’s newest transportation corridors. U.S. Route 89 and Interstates 15 and 84 cross both counties north to south, and all western

Housing & Real Estate

  A low cost of living and abundant natural amenities in Davis and Weber counties contribute to a high quality of life not often found in larger metropolitan areas. In 2015, an estimated 336,043 people called Davis County home, while around 243,635 resided in Weber County, the U.S. Census Bureau

Employment & Economy

  The Wasatch Front, defined as Davis, Salt Lake, Utah, Weber and Box Elder counties in the north-central part of the state, is Utah’s population and economic center. Industry clusters identified by the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development include aerospace and defense, energy and natural resources, software development and

Health Care

  There are many health care services in Davis and Weber counties for military, civilians and veterans, though for those who get their health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, congressional changes may alter their coverage and options. At present, open enrollment for health care coverage under the national Affordable

Family Resources

  Picking up from one place and moving to another is always a hassle, especially when kids and pets are involved. Knowing whom to call or where to find information can help make the transition easier. Local government websites are valuable resources for newcomers to Davis and Weber counties because

Education & Academics

  For those moving to a new location, it’s important to know what educational options are available. This chapter outlines the public schools system in Davis and Weber counties, along with information about local libraries and higher education. There are private schools, charter schools and home schooling available to children

Living

  There are plenty of entertaining activities in Davis and Weber counties — music, sports, theater, museums, parks and shopping. Take a dip in the pool at Lorin Farr Park, for instance, or swoosh down the snowy slopes of Snowbasin Resort. Raise a turkey leg like royalty at the Utah

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A F R C

The Airman & Family Readiness Center supports readiness through programs for all Ar Force and DOD personnel and their families. Services include: Air Force Aid Society, Key Spouse, Exceptional Family Member Program - Family Support, finance classes, parenting classes, .arriage classes, Hearts Apart Program for deployed families, pre-deployment/re-integration (spouses included),

Health and Wellness Center

Health and Wellness Center (HAWC) 801-777-1215 Bldg. 533 Mission is to provide a variety of exceptional programs educating and promoting healthy lifestyle choices and behaviors. Target areas include: Optimal Nutrition, Physical Activity, Healthy Weight Management and Tobacco Prevention/Cessation to ensure a fit and healthy force. Located inside the front door

Employment Assistance Program

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provides services for Air Force civilian employees and their families. Consultation, assessments, referrals, short term and solution focused counseling are available. This is a voluntary, confidential, and prepaid benefit plus consultation for supervisors/managers. Contact:800-222-0364
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