Lincoln Military Housing offers 101 homes within 2 communities serving the Naval Air Facility at El Centro for Active Duty Family Members and Bachelors. The multi-cultural community of El Centro is rich in agricultural history, and is the core of the Imperial Valley's retail district. Both the base and Lincoln Military Housing provide a variety of recreational opportunities for military families, including pools, bowling alleys, gyms and other on-base facilities. The area itself is peppered with desert and wilderness parks, areas for off-roading, boating, camping, golfing, and the enjoyment of year-round hot springs. In addition, it is within an easy drive to Big Bear, Palm Springs, and San Diego with its many excursions and activities for families.