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

    5804 Emory Rd. 5 Bed / 4 Bath / 5,006 Sq.Ft. / $500,000 | Home for Sale 28.9 miles from Gate 5 (Llewellyn Ave)

    2014 Crosbyside Ct 3 Bed / 3 Bath / 1,609 Sq.Ft. / $1,700 | Home for Rent 1.3 miles from Gate 3 (Reece Rd)

    9322 Canterbury Riding 1 Bed / 1 Bath / $825 | Home for Rent 4.2 miles from Gate 7 (Mapes-RT 32)

    7930 Citadel Dr 1 Bed / 1 Bath / $570 | Home for Rent 1.1 miles from Gate 5 (Llewellyn Ave)

    8600 Roaming Ridge Way #302 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,900 Sq.Ft. / $327,000 | Home for Sale 100 miles from

    9640M Homestead Court 3 Bed / 1 Bath / 920 Sq.Ft. / $1,650 | Home for Rent 4.1 miles from Gate 7 (Mapes-RT 32)

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    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