Camp Lejeune is located in Jacksonville, North Carolina and is a self contained Marine Corps base.
It is the home of “Expeditionary Forces in Readiness”, and throughout the years, it has become the home base for the II Marine Expeditionary Force, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Logistics Group and other combat units and support commands.
There are several major Marine Corps commands and one Navy command aboard Camp Lejeune. Some tenant commands include Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, II Marine Expeditionary Force, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, and the naval hospital to name a few. Marine Corps Base owns all the real estate, hosts entry-level and career-level formal schools and provides support and training for tenant commands; II Marine Expeditionary Force conducts operational planning for Fleet Marine Force commands; 2nd Marine Division is the ground combat element of II MEF; 2nd Marine Logistics Group is the combat service support element of II MEF; and 2nd Marine Air Wing, headquartered at Cherry Point, N.C., is the air combat element of II MEF. Additionally, the naval hospital provides primary medical care to service members and their families stationed at Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River.
Camp Lejeune's mission is to maintain combat-ready units for expeditionary deployment.
Camp Lejeune takes advantage of 156,000 acres, 11 miles of beach capable of supporting amphibious operations, 32 gun positions, 48 tactical landing zones, three state-of-the-art training facilities for Military Operations in Urban Terrain and 80 live fire ranges to include the Greater Sandy Run Training Area.
The base and surrounding community is home to an active duty, dependent, retiree and civilian employee population of approximately 180,000 people. The base generates almost $3 billion in commerce each year, coming from payrolls and contracts to support the structure required to train and equip our modern Marines.
Some services available aboard Camp Lejeune include: childcare, shopping, education, family support, hunting and fishing, dining, boating and swimming. banks and credit unions, the commissary, the library, hobby shops, fitness centers, the beach, theaters and more .A tradition of excellence in doing day-to-day business exists.
From environmental programs that include a state-of-the-art landfill and water treatment system to quality of life programs that ensure Marine families are taken care of, Camp Lejeune stands out as a superior military base.
Camp Lejeune is a six-time recipient of the Commander-in-Chief's Award for Installation Excellence. This award recognizes the base on a Department of Defense level for effectively managing assets and developing quality programs to accomplish the mission of providing expeditionary forces in readiness.
The Marines, sailors, Coast Guardsmen and civilian Marines, who provide for the efficient management of Camp Lejeune's assets, strive to ensure even grander goals in the future.
While there are no homes or real estate for sale aboard the base many Marine families and civilians purchase homes within minutes of the base.
MCAS NEW RIVER
Marine Corps Air Station New River is located approximately 70 miles South West of Havelock MCAS Cherry Point. Their purpose is to provide the highest quality aviation facilities and most efficient support and services and quality of life for Marines, Sailors, family and civilians and others associated with MCAS New River.
The housing situation is the same at New River with no homes or individual residences available aboard the base. Also, ample housing is available in close proximity to the air station.
Whether you are active duty or support personnel and you are planning on moving to the area, or you are just looking for a new home in the surrounding area, here are some of the surrounding areas to consider. These areas are conviently located to the military installations and popular choices for our military familes.
3 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 4,020 SqFt
5 Bed(s) | 7 Total Bath(s) | 5,221 SqFt
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|$100K - $200K||29.59%||408||View Homes|
|$200K - $300K||25.67%||354||View Homes|
|$300K - $400K||5.22%||72||View Homes|
|$400K - $500K||2.61%||36||View Homes|
|$500K - $600K||2.39%||33||View Homes|
|$600K - $700K||0.65%||9||View Homes|
|$700K - $800K||0.73%||10||View Homes|
|$800K - $900K||0.65%||9||View Homes|