Lackland AFB, TX Housing and Relocation Information
Housing Information The military provided two options for the use of your Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH) The first option is to live on base. Your second option is to use 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(210) 671-1840 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.
Lackland AFB On Base Housing
The Unaccompanied Housing Office(210) 671-0090 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.
Lackland AFB on-base housing is privatized and operated by Balfour Beatty Communities(210) 674-9366, which offers 6 neighborhoods of 2-4 bedroom single family homes that are based on rank and family size. The home amenities can include: washer & dryer hookups, central A/C and fully equipped kitchens. The neighborhood amenities includes: pool, fitness center and playgrounds.
Surrounding Area San Antonio is the second largest city in Texas, one of the largest in the USA, with about 1.3 million people, with three Air Force bases and three Army facilities, officially combined into Joint Base San Antonio in separate physical sites. It is about 19 minutes from downtown San Antonio to Lackland but there is generally housing nearby. This is a military town - San Antonio is Military City, USA. The cities near Lackland AFB are: San Antonio, Castroville, Devine, Natalia, and Boerne.
About Lackland AFB Lackland Air Force Base was established in 1947 outside of San Antonio, Texas. It is home to the 78th Flying Training Wing and the location of Air Force Basic Military Training. The local bases were combined in 2009 and are now known as the Joint Base San Antonio. Programs relocated to Lackland include the Air Education and Training Command and the Air Force Officer Training School. Other tenant units located at Lackland include the Air Force Audit Agency, the Air Force News Agency, and the Air Force Information Operations Center. San Antonio is nicknamed "Military City" and is a major center for military activity and settlement. For more information click here.