Frequently Asked Questions

What are the School District names near JBLM

School Districts Off Base include:

Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater Area School Districts
North Thurston School District
Olympia School District
Griffin School District
Tumwater School District

Tacoma, Lakewood and Puyallup Area Schools
Puyallup School District
Clover Park School District
Tacoma School District

For detailed information about the above districts, please visit our schools page.

What are the largest military bases in the US?

The 5 Largest Military bases in The United States are:

1. Fort Bragg - population; 238,600, area: 163,000 acres

2. Fort Campbell - population; 234,900, area: 105,005 acres

3. Fort Hood Military Base - population; 217,00, area: 214,967 acres

4. Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) - population; 209,000, area: 414,000 acres

5. Fort Benning - population; 107,627, area: 182,000 acres

What is the number to the Commissaries on JBLM

For quick reference, the Telephone numbers are:

Commissary on JBLM Main  Phone: 253-966-8467

McChord Field Commissary: 253-982-3285

Rental Houses near JBLM

Here you will find homes for rent in our local community. If you wish to post a rental ad, click here.

I Need a Realtor near JBLM

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What is the number to Madigan Hospital?

The Number to Madigan Hospital is 253-968-1110

Is there a directory of telephone numbers for JBLM?

JBLM Base Telephone numbers can be see here

Can I make complaints to jointbaselewismcchord.com about loud noises coming from JBLM?

Please direct your concerns to the public affairs office of JBLM at (253) 967-0146.

Is jointbaselewismcchord.com an official government website?

No.  Jointbaselewismcchord.com is independently owned and operated by a Washington State communications firm. Jointbaselewismcchord.com serves military members and their families, Veterans & the surrounding civilian communities and businesses. Jointbaselewismcchord.com is not affiliated with JBLM or endorsed by the U.S. Government or any military base. JOINTBASELEWISMCCHORD.COM WEBSITE OR ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO OR FROM JOINTBASELEWISMCCHORD.COM HAVE NOT BEEN APPROVED OR ENDORSED BY THE U.S. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, OR ANY MILITARY BRANCH, OR ANY AGENCY THEREOF. THE PRODUCTS, SERVICES, AND INFORMATION OFFERED BY THE JOINTBASELEWISMCCHORD.COM WEB SITE ARE NOT BEING MADE BY AN AGENCY OF THE UNITED STATES FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.