NAS Whiting Field, FL Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information
    Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH) is provided by the military to help active service members with housing costs, and can be used for either on- or off-post housing.

    • The Housing Services OfficeThe Housing Services Office (HSO) (850) 623-9726 will be your first point of contact when you receive moving orders, and provides services that will help you with referrals, relocation assistance, guidance for entering a lease agreement and tenant-landlord disputes.

    NAS Whiting Field On Base Housing ( Rent On Base )

    • Single service members required to live in bachelor housing should contact Unaccompanied Personnel Housing (UPH) (850) 623-7605 for assistance with room assignment.

    • On-base housing for NAS Whiting Field is privatized. To check available housing for your rank and family size, contact Balfour Beatty Communities (850) 626-6202. They have 2-4 bedroom single family and townhomes with varying amenities, such as: porch, washer/dryer hookups and central AC. The community features tennis courts, splash parks, swimming pool and more.

    NAS Whiting Field, FL Off Base Housing

    6288 Hamilton Bridge Rd. 2 Bed / 1 Bath / 950 Sq.Ft. / $850 | Home for Rent 6.1 miles from West Gate

    6288 Hamilton Bridge Rd 1 Bed / 1 Bath / 650 Sq.Ft. / $650 | Home for Rent 6.1 miles from West Gate

    3754 Hwy 182 4 Bed / 3 Bath / 2,440 Sq.Ft. / $214,995 | Home for Sale 18.4 miles from West Gate

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    Surrounding Areas
    Milton is a town of nearly 9,000 people in a rural area of the panhandle. The closest town is Pace, another small town with under 8,000 residents, which is 30 minutes west of Milton. Northern Pensacola, Brent, and Ferry Pass are the closest cities which range from 40-50 minutes away. These larger communities are across the Escambia Bay and are the only major residential areas nearby Whiting Field. Navarre, Fort Walton Beach, and Valparaiso, ocean side communities near Eglin AFB, are about 1 hour south of Milton. Other than Pensacola, the next major city is Mobile, Alabama, or Panama City, Florida, which are located to the west and east, respectively, of the air station.

    About the Installation
    Naval Air Station Whiting Field is home to two airfields, which serve as flight training venues for student aviators. Naval Air Station Whiting Field is one of the busiest air stations in the world with just under 50 percent of the Chief of Naval Command's total flight time spent here. NAS Whiting Field provides support for the Marine Corps, Air Force, Navy, and Coast Guard. The air station is located near Milton, Florida.