Columbus AFB, MS 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 post. Your second option is using your BAH to rent of buy a home. We provide you with military friendly information to help you maximize your BAH.

    • The Housing Management Office (662) 434-3446/3474 can answer all of your on- and off-base housing questions. Contact the HMO Office as soon as you know you are moving. You will be provided with the latest information on local housing as well as referral services and relocation assistance. The HMO offers counseling and guidance before entering into a lease agreement, as well as resolving tenant-landlord disputes. 

    Columbus AFB On Base Housing

    • The Unaccompanied Housing Office (662) 434-7278 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.

    • Columbus AFB on-base housing is privatized and operated by Hunt Military Communities - Columbus (888) 318-5771, which offers 3 neighborhoods of 2-6 bedroom duplexes and single family homes. Amenities can include: washer/dryer hookups, landscaping, pool and fitness center. Pets are welcome.

    Columbus AFB, MS Off Base Housing

    144 Brookwood Cove 4 Bed / 4 Bath / 2,436 Sq.Ft. / $1,650 | Home for Rent 5.2 miles from Back Gate (medical center)

    613 North Browder Street 4 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,800 Sq.Ft. / $950 | Home for Rent 8.7 miles from Back Gate (medical center)

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    Surrounding Areas
    Columbus has a longstanding history with the Air Force base, and real estate agents and landlords are generally aware of the realities of PCSing airmen. This area of Mississippi is warm and humid, with lots of year round outdoor activity, including hunting and fishing and water sports. Cities near Columbus AFB are Aberdeen, West Point, Columbus, Starkville, Caledonia, Tibbee, Artesia, Crawford, and Ethelsville. For more information, check our local profile links on the left side of this page.

    About Columbus AFB
    Columbus Air Force Base is located north of Columbus, Mississippi. It is home to the 14th Flying Training Wing, which is instrumental in training undergraduate pilots for the United States Air Force and allied nations' pilots. This base was established in 1941 as a flight training school, a mission it retains to this day. For more information click here