NAS LEMOORE
Lemoore, CA 93245, USA

RELOCATION/WELCOME GUIDE

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

Information

Our Military

  Location Lemoore, California, which lies about 10 miles northeast of Naval Air Station Lemoore, is in the heart of California’s Central Valley. In driving terms, it’s 200 miles southeast of San Francisco and the Pacific Ocean, almost 500 miles south of the Oregon border, 450 miles north of the

Welcome

  Welcome to California’s Central Valley, an agricultural region with ample room for retail, industry and residential growth opportunities. Kings County sits in the heart of the Central Valley, about 190 northeast of Los Angeles. Fresno County lies just northeast of Kings County. Both are part of the San Joaquin

Getting To & Around

  Situated as it is in the heart of California, Lemoore can be easily reached from all across the Golden State by highway and in fact, most travelers choose to drive so as to enjoy the scenic farmland that dominates the area. For those flying, there are two major airports

Housing & Real Estate

  A low cost of living, plenty of open space and a bounty of locally grown produce in Kings and Fresno counties contribute to a quality of life not often found in larger metropolitan areas. In 2015, an estimated 150,965 people called Kings County home, while around 974,861 resided in

Employment & Economy

  The Central San Joaquin Valley, which encompasses Kings and Fresno counties, is home to the majority of the United States’ agricultural production (as measured by dollar value) and is continuing to experience growth in food processing, warehousing and distribution, education and health care. Though population growth has seen a

Health Care

  There are many health care services in Kings and Fresno counties for military, civilians and veterans, though implementation of the Affordable Care Act has changed established insurance options. Visit www.healthcare.gov for information on open enrollment for health care coverage under the national Affordable Care Act. California provides 11 health

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 Kings and Fresno 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 systems in Kings and Fresno counties, along with information about local libraries and higher education. There are private schools, charter schools and home schooling available to children

Living

  Communities surrounding NAS Lemoore reflect the many contrasts of California living. County fairs, festivals, concerts in the park, a renaissance faire — all reflect a small-hometown atmosphere of rural America. Yet within a two- to four-hour drive are some of the nation’s largest cities and major tourist attractions, which

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First Pacific-based F-35C Fighters arrive at NAS Lemoore

Story by PO2 Ryan Batchelder on 01/26/2017 LEMOORE, Calif. (Jan. 25, 2017) Four of the Navy's newest F-35C Lightning II joint strike fighter aircraft arrived at Naval Air Station (NAS) Lemoore, Jan. 25. The jets' arrivals mark the first time the new strike-fighter variant has been deployed to a West-coast

First Pacific-based F-35C Fighters arrive at NAS Lemoore

Story by PO2 Ryan Batchelder on 01/26/2017 LEMOORE, Calif. (Jan. 25, 2017) Four of the Navy's newest F-35C Lightning II joint strike fighter aircraft arrived at Naval Air Station (NAS) Lemoore, Jan. 25. The jets' arrivals mark the first time the new strike-fighter variant has been deployed to a West-coast

GHWB Carrier Strike Group to Depart for Deployment

Story by Robert Gensic on 01/21/2017 Led by Commander, Carrier Strike Group 2, Rear Adm. Kenneth R. Whitesell, the GHWBCSG is comprised of the staff of CSG-2; USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77); the nine squadrons and staff of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8; Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 22 staff and
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