The Summit Place Community
in El Paso, TX

Near Fort Bliss

Army truck sitting on grass at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas
Photo Courtesy of Alf van Beem

Looking for apartments near Fort Bliss? Our El Paso apartments are a ten minute drive from Fort Bliss. We support our troops! Ask about our military discounts.

Fort Bliss Facts:

  • Fort Bliss is the largest employer in El Paso
  • Named after LTC William Bliss (1815 – 1853)
  • Largest FORSCOM installation in America
  • 2nd largest Army installation in America
  • Largest contiguous restricted airspace in the US
  • Has contributed $1.7 billion to the El Paso community

 

Fort Bliss is Home To:

  • 1st Armored Division (Old Ironsides)
  • 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command
  • 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade
  • 212th Fires Brigade
  • 402nd Field Artillery Brigade

Near William Beaumont Army Medical Center

Villa Sierra is a three minute drive to the William Beaumont Army Medical Center. Ask about our discounts for its employees.

Facts About William Beaumont:

  • Gives comprehensive care to active military, family members and retirees
  • Provides emergency department services for Northeast El Paso
  • Affiliated with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
  • Trains residents from the Uniformed Services of the Health Sciences and nursing students from the El Paso Community College Nursing School
  • Named after Army Capt. (Dr.) William Beaumont who joined the 6th Infantry as an assistant surgeon and saw action during the War of 1812

 

William Beaumont Medical Center is Home To:

  • East Bliss Clinic
  • McAfee Health and Dental Clinic
  • Mendoza Center
  • Rio Bravo Clinic
Medical equipment and beds in a common hospital facility at William Beaumont Medical Center in El Paso, Texas
Photo Courtesty of Norbert Kaiser

Near UTEP

Exterior entrance to the University Bookstore at the campus of the University of Texas El Paso (UTEP).
Photo by Adrian Garcia

Villa Sierra is a ten minute drive from the University of Texas El Paso (UTEP). Ask about out discounts for UTEP students and staff.

Facts About UTEP:

  • R1 Research University (Highest research activity)
  • Only US university honored by the kingdom of Bhutan for the University’s adoption of Dzong architectural style
  • Has over 25,000 students
  • Is the second-oldest university in the State of Texas and opened in 1914 with only 27 students

 

UTEP is Home To:

  • The Miners
  • The Sun Bowl
  • Chenrezig Himalayan Cultural Center
  • Keck Center for 3D Innovation
  • Hunt Institute for Global Competitiveness

Central El Paso Community

Restaurants

El Toro Bronco

Los Tragones Taqueria

Kiki’s Restaurant & Bar

Mercedes Food Wagon

Lulu’s Cafe

Schools

Clendenin Elementary School
915-236-5300

Bassett Middle School
915-236-6350

Austin High School
915-236-4200

Shopping

The Exchange Hub

Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss

US AAFES Exchange Center

The Fountains at Farah

Cielo Vista