Tinker AFB, OK 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 to live on base. Your second option is to use your BAH to rent or buy a house off base.

    • The Housing Management Office (405) 734-7350. Contact the HMO 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. 

    Tinker AFB On Base Housing

    • Unaccompanied Housing (405) 734-4421 is reserved for single arimen ranked E1-E4 who have less than 3 years of service. You will be provided with private accomdations with basic necessities for comfort in the barracks.

    • Tinker on-base housing is privatized and provided by Balfour Beatty Communities  (405) 610-3637, which offers 2-4 bedroom homes based on rank and family size. Some amenities may include: central AC, fenced yards and washer/dryer hookups. Community features are: playgrounds, fitness center, picnic areas and athletic courts.

    Tinker AFB, OK Off Base Housing

    2424 Knox Drive 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,100 Sq.Ft. / $825 | Home for Rent 1.9 miles from Vance Gate

    12301 Long Lake Blvd 4 Bed / 3 Bath / 3,119 Sq.Ft. / $2,700 | Home for Rent 9.5 miles from Hope Gate

    10912 Bellview Dr. 4 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,516 Sq.Ft. / $1,200 | Home for Rent 2.9 miles from Hruskocy Gate

    1417 Magnolia Ln 3 Bed / 1 Bath / 977 Sq.Ft. / $900 | Home for Rent 1.3 miles from Eaker Gate

    3225 Songwood Drive 3 Bed / 3 Bath / 2,233 Sq.Ft. / $2,200 | Home for Rent 18.3 miles from Tinker Gate

    1513 Carlisle Ct 3 Bed / 1 Bath / 1,090 Sq.Ft. / $995 | Home for Rent 11.5 miles from Vance Gate

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    Surrounding Areas
    Tinker AFB is on the east side of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; the city has about 600,000 people, and the area has about 740,000. There are a few nearby small communities including Midwest City, Edmond, Del City, Moore, and Norman. Commuting from downtown Oklahoma City to Tinker takes about 17 minutes; most local housing communities are within half an hour of base. Oklahoma City is a large city both in terms of population and in area. "OK City" is near the center of the state, and within a three hour drive of most of the state. The area is warm and humid in summer, and cold and dry in winter, and is subject to thunderstorms and tornadoes in spring and summer.

    About the Base
    Tinker Air Force Base is home to the 72nd Air Force Wing which provides support for the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center. The Air Force Materiel Command's Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center also calls Tinker AFB home and manages a large number of engines, missiles, aircraft, and software components. The Tinker Aerospace Complex, a 2.5 million square foot facility, is used for C-17 engine and KC-46 tanker core work as well as private-public business ventures. The base is located near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.