Fort Meade, MD 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 or buy a home off post.

    • The Housing Services Office (301) 677-7748. Contact the HSO 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. They offer counseling and guidance before entering into a lease agreement and help resolve tenant-landlord disputes.

    Fort Meade On Post Housing  

    • The Unaccompanied Personnel Housing Office (301) 677-4783. Single soldier housing is reserved for pay grades E5 and below.

    • Fort Meade on-post housing is privatized and operated by Corvias Military Living (410) 305-1258, which offers 2-5 bedroom single family residences and townhomes based on family size and pay grade. All homes are pet friendly and the community amenities include: swimming pool, fitness center, dog parks and playgrounds. 

    Fort Meade, MD Off Post Housing

    574 Upton Rd 2 Bed / 1 Bath / 900 Sq.Ft. / $1,600 | Home for Rent 4.1 miles from Gate 3 (Reece Rd)

    1760 carriage lamp court 4 Bed / 3 Bath / 1,700 Sq.Ft. / $2,200 | Home for Rent 1.4 miles from Gate 3 (Reece Rd)

    3510 Falling Run Road 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,960 Sq.Ft. / $2,350 | Home for Rent 2.1 miles from Gate 7 (Mapes-RT 32)

    6636 Hunter Rd 5 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,834 Sq.Ft. / $365,000 | Home for Sale 5.8 miles from Gate 5 (Llewellyn Ave)

    222 King James Rd. 3 Bed / 4 Bath / 2,682 Sq.Ft. / $2,700 | Home for Rent 14.6 miles from Gate 1 (Rockenbach Rd)

    1604 B Hardwick Ct 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 2,600 Sq.Ft. / $2,500 | Home for Rent 2.1 miles from Gate 5 (Llewellyn Ave)

    Helpful links for buying a home near Fort Meade, MD:

    Surrounding Areas
    A typical commute in the area, with light traffic, is about 30 minutes. Towns and cities within this distance include Glen Burnie, Odenton, Millersville, Columbia, and Elk Ridge. Severn, Glen Burnie, and and Columbia are the largest of these areas, with 40,000-99,000 people each. Baltimore is about 30 minutes north of post, while Washington D.C. is 45 minutes south. The cities near Fort Meade are: Laurel, Odenton, Pasadena, Columbia, Annapolis, Severn, Severna Park, Millersville, Glen Burnie, Crofton, and Ellicott City.

    About Fort Meade
    Fort Meade is home to many military tenants such as the Defense Information School, the Defense Courier Service, the United States Environmental Protection Agency, and the United States Army Field Band. Other major departments that have relocated to Fort Meade include Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the Adjudication and Office of Hearing and Appeals Offices. The Fort George G. Meade Museum also occupies grounds on post and offers displays including historical artifacts, photographs, documents and paintings highlighting the history of the fort. The fort is located near Severn, Maryland. For more information click here