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 719-556-4777 or 719-597-7200. Please keep in mind that there is a process involved in renting on base housing, including wait times.
Nearby communities of Stratmoor, Monument, and Colorado Springs offer off post homes for rent and for sale. Due to the shortage of on base housing, most military personnel choose to live off base.
Cities around Peterson AFB (Purchase a Home)
The cities around this installation are Colorado Springs, Fountain, Security, Widefield, Monument, Peyton, Woodland Park, and Black Forest. Take note of these cities to help narrow your search.
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Peterson Air Force Base is home to the 302nd Airlift Wing which conducts military flight operations and is located near Colorado Springs, Colorado. Other units at the base include the 21st Space Wing, the 821st Security Forces Squadron, and the U.S. Army 1st Space Brigade.
For information on typical rental rates, local attractions, history of the base, rental opportunities, and lots more, check out the Information links on the left of this page. For needed services, check out the service providers on the right side.
This is a website dedicated to our men and women serving at Peterson AFB, CO. Its purpose is to provide military personnel the information necessary for their move to the area. This information is for both on-post/base and off-post/base at Peterson AFB, CO. This is not an official military website.