Charleston Air Force Base is located in the northern part of Charleston city. It is elevated at a height of about 46 ft. above the ground level. This airforce base falls under the 628th of the Air base wing under the Air mobility Command. The base also enjoys the adition of Naval Support activity at this Airbase. A number of service personnel are located here and they are primarily engaged with the activities of the base.
The populations living outside the base are primarily engaged with suppor services to cater to the air base.