NAS Jacksonville, FL Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information
    Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH) gives active service members two options for housing; living on post or finding a home off-post within the community.

    • Once you have orders to move, contact the Housing Service Center (904) 542-2996. They can answer all of your housing questions and provide services such as referrals, resolving tenant-landlord disputes, and guidance for entering lease agreements.

    NAS Jacksonville On Base Housing  

    • The Unaccompanied Personnel Housing Office (904) 542-8195 can assist single service members with room assignments.

    • NAS Jacksonville on-base housing is privatized and operated by Balfour Beatty Communities (904) 908-0821, which offers 3-4 bedroom town homes and single family homes based on rank and family size. Some of the home amenities includes: laundry rooms with washer/dryer hookups, garages, and fully equipped kitchens, The community amenities includes: Playgrounds, tot-lots and basketball courts. 

    NAS Jacksonville, FL Off Base Housing

    6002 Shindler drive 2 Bed / 1 Bath / 851 Sq.Ft. / $900 | Home for Rent 6 miles from Main (Yorktown Ave) Gate

    11589 HICKORY OAK DR 3 Bed / 3 Bath / 1,786 Sq.Ft. / $1,375 | Home for Rent 16.1 miles from Commercial Gate

    3118 Rococo Court 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,797 Sq.Ft. / $235,000 | Home for Sale 6.2 miles from Birmingham Gate

    3601 Kernan Blvd S 1 Bed / 1 Bath / $599 | Home for Rent 12.8 miles from Commercial Gate

    512 Cunningham Hollow Way 4 Bed / 2 Bath / 2,291 Sq.Ft. / $340,000 | Home for Sale 10.8 miles from Birmingham Gate

    15852 Twin Creek Drive 4 Bed / 4 Bath / 2,106 Sq.Ft. / $1,700 | Home for Rent 20.9 miles from Commercial Gate

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    Surrounding Areas 
    This area of northeastern Florida is situated on the St. Johns River near the border with Georgia along the Atlantic Ocean. Though the city is plenty large, some families may choose to live in the surrounding suburbs. On the southern side of Jacksonville are the towns of Orange Park (8,400 people), Lakeside (31,000), and Palm Valley (20,000). Yulee, 11,500 residents, is north of base. These suburbs are 20-40 minutes outside of downtown. The city itself is broken down into hundreds of different neighborhoods; the biggest of these are Avondale, San Marco, LaVilla, Riverside, Brooklyn, and Eastside. Often portions are also referred to as Northside, Southside, Westside, and Jacksonville Beaches. Other nearby cities include Green Cove Springs, Mandarin, and Fleming Island.

    About the Installation
    Naval Air Station Jacksonville - commonly called "NAS Jax" - provides facilities for pilot training and a maintenance depot for total engine disassembly. Other facilities located at NAS Jacksonville include a Naval Hospital, a Navy Family Service Center, and a Fleet Industrial Supply Center. The air station is located in Duval County, Florida and is the third largest naval installation in the United States. For more information click here.