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Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH)
Your BAH can be used to rent on base or live off base. If you live off base, you can either rent or buy. Click the link above for current BAH rates.
On Base Housing ( Rent On-Base )
You can contact the housing office at 618-744-9880. Please keep in mind that there is a process involved in renting on base housing, including wait times.
Housing at Scott Air Force Base is privatized, and all on-and off-post housing arrangements are coordinated through the Military Housing Management Office at 618-744-9880. The housing office maintains a list of all off-post homes for rent or purchase as well as available apartment complexes. Dormitories for unaccompanied soldiers are available as well.
For those on a waiting list and needing temporary lodging, the Scott Inn will provide 15 days for incoming arrivals. The inn has 60 units to accommodate families, and reservations are made on a first come, first serve basis. There are a limited number of pet-friendly units are available. Vaccination records are required.
Off Base Single Family Rentals
You can choose to rent off base if you wish. Check our database for available single-family homes.
Apartments for Rent around the Scott AFB area.
Cities around Scott AFB (Purchase a Home)
The cities around this installation are Shiloh, Summerfield, New Baden, Mascoutah, Collinsville, Belleville, Highland, Troy, Edwardsville, St. Louis, Columbia, Ofallon, Swansea, Fairview Heights, and Carlyle.
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Scott Air Force Base is home to the headquarters of many major military organizations including the Air Mobility Command (AMC), the United States Army Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC), and the United States Transportation Command (ULTRANSCOM). Scott Air Force Base is located near Belleville, Illinois and was established in 1917. Scott Air Force Base is located about 20 miles east of St. Louis. If arriving by car, head toward Memphis and take Exit 164 East at exit 19. Signs will lead visitors to the main gate, and lodging is on the right.
Children who live on-post will attend schools in Mascoutah Community Unit School District. The elementary school is located next the base, but middle and high school students will have to use bus transportation. For more information, contact the School Liaison Officer at 618-256-9595.
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