Scott AFB, IL 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-base housing.

    The Housing Management Office (HMO) 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.

    • Scott AFB HMO can be reached at (618) 744-9880 / 9882.

    Scott AFB On Base Housing

    • Single airmen ranked E1-E4 with less than 3 years of service will need to contact The Unaccompanied Housing Office at (618) 256-3646 / 3645.

    • On-base housing for Scott AFB is privatized. Contact Hunt Military Communities (618) 746-4911 to check available housing for your rank and family size. They have 2-4 bedroom single family, duplex, triplex and fourplex homes on base. Home amenities may include: 1 to 2 car garage, central AC, covered front porches and back yards. The communities feature playgrounds, tot lots, athletic courts and community center with an indoor swimming pool.

    Scott AFB, IL Off Base Housing

    9932 Bending Oaks Dr 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 2,500 Sq.Ft. / $215,000 | Home for Sale 3 miles from Cardinal Creek Gate

    643 Royal Heights Road 2 Bed / 1 Bath / 936 Sq.Ft. / $74,900 | Home for Sale 7.9 miles from Shiloh Gate

    2413 Glenmount Ct 4 Bed / 3 Bath / 2,587 Sq.Ft. / $208,500 | Home for Sale 3 miles from Scott School Gate

    Surrounding Areas
    Belleville is the closest city to Scott AFB, with about 45,000 people. Nearby communities include Fairview Heights, O'Fallon, Shiloh, and Swansea, giving lots of off post housing opportunities. It takes about 18 minutes to get from downtown Belleville to Scott AFB. Belleville is a mid-sized city in southern Illinois, and the largest city in the eastern section of the St. Louis metro area. This is river bottom land and low hills, just a few dozen miles north of the North-South Line, and is smack-dab in the middle of Middle America.

    About the Base
    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 (USTRANSCOM). Scott Air Force Base is located near Belleville, Illinois and was established in 1917. It is located about 20 miles east of St. Louis, Illinois.