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Florida Military Base Guide

Military Bases in Florida

The Florida Department of Veterans Affairs estimates there are more than a million and a half veterans living in the state. Florida has the third largest veteran population in the nation, second only to California and Texas. This state has more than 20 military bases, with Pensacola, Florida being recognized by some as the “cradle of Navy aviation.”

If you are traveling to Florida on PCS orders, look up the BAH in your new duty location using our BAH Calculator. You can also find veterans benefits offered in Florida.

Air Force Bases in Florida

Space Force Bases in Florida

Did you know? The State of Florida offers qualifying members of the Florida National Guard a program called Educational Dollars for Duty. This program pays public tuition in state-supported Florida colleges “for the period of the Guard member’s service,” according to the official site. You can use the program to earn a Technical Certificate, Associate’s, Baccalaureate, or Master’s Degree.

Navy Bases in Florida

Army Bases in Florida

  • USSOUTHCOM/U.S. Army Garrison-Miami
  • USAREC, Jacksonville Battalion
  • USAREC, Miami Battalion
  • USAREC, Tampa Battalion

Coast Guard Bases in Florida

  • USCG Base Miami Beach

Get more info on VA benefits for veterans, retirees, separating service members, spouses, dependents, and disabled veterans. Learn more about the GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon program, monthly housing allowances, VA loans, and TRICARE.

VA Centers in Florida

The Villages VA Clinic

8900 Southeast 165th Mulberry Lane
The Villages, FL 32162-5884
Mental health: 352-674-5166 x305166

Ocala VA Clinic

4826 Southwest 49th Road
Ocala, FL 34474-6299
Mental health: 352-547-1583

Tavares VA Clinic

1390 East Burleigh Boulevard
Tavares, FL 32778-4305
Mental health: 352-235-2900

Lecanto VA Clinic

2804 West Marc Knighton Court
Suite A
Lecanto, FL 34461

Clermont VA Clinic

3200 Citrus Tower Boulevard
Clermont, FL 34711-7012
Mental health: 352-536-8200

Brooksville VA Clinic

14540 Cortez Boulevard
Suite 108
Brooksville, FL 34613-6001
Mental health: 352-597-8287 x4140

Medical View Lane VA Clinic

6938 Medical View Lane
Daughterly Road Professional Center
Building 7, Suite 7
Zephyrhills, FL 33542-6848

Zephyrhills VA Clinic

37827 Eiland Boulevard
Zephyrhills, FL 33542-1857
Mental health: 813-780-2550 x3119

Gainesville VA Clinic

5469 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608-5032

Gainesville 1 VA Clinic

5465 SW 34th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608-5032

Lake Baldwin VA Clinic

5201 Raymond Street
Orlando, FL 32803-8208
Mental health: 407-646-5400

Gainesville Sixty-Fourth Street 3 VA Clinic

5571 Southwest 64th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608-9608

Gainesville Sixty-Fourth Street 2 VA Clinic

5533 Southwest 64th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608-9608

Gainesville Sixty-Fourth Street 1 VA Clinic

5415 Southwest 64th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608-9605
352-338-4900 x161200

Gainesville VA Domiciliary

1604 Southeast 3rd Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32641-7346

Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center

1601 Southwest Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608-1135
Mental health: 352-384-3560

Palatka VA Clinic

400 North State Road 19
Suite 48
Palatka, FL 32177-2449
Mental health: 386-329-8800

Gainesville Ninety-Eighth Street VA Clinic

3401 Northwest 98th Street
Gainesville, FL 32606-5010
352-376-1611 x137090

Kissimmee VA Clinic

701 Union Street
Kissimmee, FL 34741-5007
Mental health: 407-518-5004

New Port Richey VA Clinic

7900 Little Road
New Port Richey, FL 34654-5405
Mental health: 727-869-4100 x4350

Deer Park VA Clinic

5138 Deer Park Boulevard
Suites 101 and 102
New Port Richey, FL 34653-7027

VA Vet Centers In Florida

Ocala Vet Center

3300 Southwest 34th Avenue
Suite 140
Ocala, FL 34474

Clermont Vet Center

1655 East Highway 50
Suite 102
Clermont, FL 34711

Gainesville Vet Center

105 NW 75th Street
Suite 2
Gainesville, FL 32607

Orlando Vet Center

5575 South Semoran Boulevard
Suite 30
Orlando, FL 32822

Pasco County Vet Center

5139 Deer Park Drive
New Port Richey, FL 34653

Other Military Bases in the Continental United States

Look up the BAH in your new duty location by searching for your zip code’s housing allowance using our BAH Calculator. You can also review our complete list of Military Bases by State.



About the author


Editor-in-Chief Joe Wallace is a 13-year veteran of the United States Air Force and a former reporter/editor for Air Force Television News and the Pentagon Channel. His freelance work includes contract work for Motorola, VALoans.com, and Credit Karma. He is co-founder of Dim Art House in Springfield, Illinois, and spends his non-writing time as an abstract painter, independent publisher, and occasional filmmaker.