NAS Patuxent River, MD Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information
    Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH) gives active service members two options for housing; living on post or finding a home off-post within the community.

    • Once you have orders to move, contact The Housing Management Office (301) 342-3846. They can answer all of your housing questions and provide services such as referrals, resolving tenant-landlord disputes, and guidance for entering lease agreements. 

    NAS Patuxent River On Base Housing 

    • Enlisted bachelors can contact the Unaccompanied Housing Office (301) 995-2754 for assistance with room assignment. 

    • On-base housing at NAS Patuxent River is privatized and operated by Lincoln Military Housing (844) 650-6202, which offers 749 single family homes for rent based upon rank and family size. Some of the amenities includes: swimming pool and fitness center. 

    NAS Patuxent River, MD Off Base Housing

    45132 Lighthouse rd 2 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,152 Sq.Ft. / $1,500 | Home for Rent 9.4 miles from Gate 2

    37920 Blue Crab Lane 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 2,056 Sq.Ft. / $339,000 | Home for Sale 17 miles from Gate 1

    48005 Mayflower Dr. 3 Bed / 3 Bath / 2,200 Sq.Ft. / $1,750 | Home for Rent 0.5 mile from Gate 3

    4090 Cortona Dr 4 Bed / 5 Bath / 3,526 Sq.Ft. / $565,000 | Home for Sale 14.8 miles from Gate 1

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    Surrounding Areas
    This is a quiet area out on a peninsula in southwestern Maryland, about 1.5 hours south of Washington D.C. Lexington Park is a medium-sized community of 11,600 residents. Nearby communities under a 30 minute commute to base include California, Leonardtown, Hollywood, and Solomons. Within a 45 minute commute are the towns of Avenue and Lusby. California and Lexington Park are adjacent to the air station. Solomons and Lusby are located across the Patuxent River on another peninsula; the bridge is known for heavy traffic from weekend visitors and rush hours. Washington D.C. is to the north and Richmond, Virginia's state capital, is a 2 hour drive south. Other nearby cities are Mechanicsville, Great Mills, Dowell, St, Marys City, and Ridge.  

    About the Installation 
    Naval Air Station Patuxent River is home to the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School, the Weapons Systems Test Division, and the Propulsion System Evaluation Facility. NAS Patuxent River has taken over many duties from other decommissioned bases incorporating testing and research facilities for both rotary and fixed-wing aircraft. Naval Air Station Patuxent is located in St. Mary's County, Maryland, near the mouth of the Patuxent River. For more information click here