Keesler AFB, MS Housing and Relocation Information
The military provides two options for the use of your BAH. Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH)
The first option is living on base. Your second option is to use your BAH to buy or rent a home off base. We provide you with military friendly information to help you maximize your BAH.
The Unaccompanied Housing Office (228) 377-1730 is reserved for airmen in the ranks of E1-E3 and E4 with less than 3 years of service. You are provided with private sleeping room, furnishings, bed linens and supplies required for comfortable living.
The Housing Management Office (228) 376-8615. Contact the HMO Office as soon as you know you are moving. You will be provided with the latest information on local housing as well as referral services and relocation assistance. The HMO offers counseling and guidance before entering into a lease agreement, housing referrals as well as resolving tenant-landlord dispute.
- Keesler AFB on base housing is privatized and operated by Hunt Military Communities. Keesler - Hunt (844) 224-5162 offers four communities of 3-4 bedroom single family homes and duplex homes based upon rank and family size. Some home amenities includes: A/C, laundry rooms with washer/dryer hookups and fully equipped kitchens. The community amenities include: parks, playgrounds and fitness centers.
For those who are not ready to buy a house and are looking to rent, check our database for available rentals in the Keesler AFB area. Click here for Apartments for Rent
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Keesler is in the city limits of Biloxi, Mississippi, a city of about 45,000 people, and in Harrison County, with about 187,000 people. Other nearby small communities include Ocean Springs, and D'Iberville. The next nearest city is Gulfport. Commuting from downtown Biloxi to Keesler takes about 12 minutes; Ocean Springs is about 16 minutes; D'Iberville about 11 minutes; and Gulfport about 21 minutes away. The cities near Keesler AFB are: Biloxi, Gulfport, Longbeach, Ocean Springs, Wool Market, D'iberville and Gautier.
About Keesler AFB
Keesler Air Force Base is home to the 81st training wing which provides technical training for airmen immediately following basic training, including aircraft traffic control, meteorology , and other technical training. Continued education and refresher courses are also provided to keep pilots up to date with current duty assignments. Keesler Air Force Base is located in Mississippi near Biloxi, is one of the largest technical training facilities in the Air Force, and is also the home of the 81st Medical Group, one of the largest medical centers in the Air Force. For more information click here.