Altus AFB, OK Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information
    The military provides two options for the use of your Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH)
    The first option is living on base. Your second option is using your BAH to rent or buy a home off base. We provide you with military friendly information to help you maximize your BAH.

    • The Housing Management Office (580) 481-7235 will be you first point of contact when you receive moving orders and can answer all of your on- or off-base housing questions. They also provide services such as: counseling and guidance before entering into a lease agreement, housing referrals, and resolving tenant-landlord disputes.

    Altus AFB On Base Housing

    • The single soldier housing phone number is: (580) 481-6818.

    • Altus AFB on-base housing is privatized and operated by Balfour Beatty Communities (580) 397-4002. The 4 neighborhoods, Capehart, Centennial, Great Plains, and Sequoia offer a range of 2-4 bedroom duplexes and single family homes based on rank and family size. The home amenities can include: laundry rooms, fenced backyards and garages. The community amenities include playgrounds, tot-lots and fitness centers. 

    Altus AFB, OK Off Base Housing

    321 E. Commerce 4 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,800 Sq.Ft. / $135,000 | Home for Sale 2.3 miles from Main Gate

    Surroundings Areas
    Altus, OK is a military town, and is the largest community in Jackson County, with about 20,000 people; other cities and towns nearby are all small, with populations of less than a thousand people and limited housing. The nearest city of any size is Lawton, beyond Altus, about one hour away; Lawton has a population of about 97,000. Lawton is also a military town, being the site of US Army Fort Sill. Cities near Altus AFB are: Altus, Martha, Blair, Headrick, East Duke, Olustee, Mangum, Tipton, Snyder, Mountain Park, Roosevelt, Granite, and Frederick.

     About Altus AFB
    Altus AFB began as a flight training school in 1943 and over the the next six decades has become the leading air mobility training location in the United States Air Force. The location offers the ideal condtions for airmen to train and prepares them for action worldwide. For more information click here.