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The village of Asan has lived many lives. Originally a fishing village, it became a farming community after the Spaniards settled the island. During World War II, Asan Beach was a key part of the American effort to recapture the island from the Japanese. During the 1980s, the Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority (GHURA) redeveloped Asan. Today, the community is a popular choice for those who want to live near the U.S. Naval Hospital complex in Agana Heights and the capital of Hagåtña
Asan Beach is on the National Register of Historic Places. Asan Overlook on Nimitz Hill is the site of the War in the Pacific National Historical Park visitor center and museum. Asan Overlook contains a Memorial Wall to the Chamorros and Americans who died on the island during WW II. The overlook also offers panoramic views of Asan Beach down below. Another local landmark residents enjoy is Asan Beach Park, a grassy park situated between the village and the ocean.
Many people choose to rent or buy a home in Asan because of its close proximity to the U.S. Naval Hospital and Guam High School, both in Agana Heights. Due to the redevelopment by GHURA in the 1980s, many homes in this area look quite similar. Many residences are two-story structures with smaller yards though some homes offer gorgeous ocean views. Interested in buying or renting here? Start your search today by seeing what’s available now.