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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 208-828-2781. Please keep in mind that there is a process involved in renting on base housing, including wait times. Military personnel are asked to check in at the housing office and fill out a DD Form 1746 to apply for on-post housing.
Off Base Single Family Rentals
You can choose to rent off base if you wish. Check our database for available single-family homes.
Apartments for Rent around the Mountain Home AFB area.
Cities around Mountain Home AFB (Purchase a Home)
The cities around this installation are Mountain Home, Grand View, Bruneau, Hammett, and Orchard.
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Mountain Home Air Force Base is home to the 366th Fighter Wing “Gunfighters”, which provides combat power and support capabilities to respond to contingency situations worldwide. The base is located about 40 miles from Boise, Idaho.
The Mountain Home Air Force Base Child Development Center offers childcare for school age children as well as preschool, in-home daycare and special needs children. All Air Force children from 6 weeks to 6 years of age are eligible to use the facility. The center is open Monday thru Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and can be reached at 208-828-2443 for more information. Schools in the area are run by the Mountain Home School District, and bus transportation is provided for children living a distance of 1.5 miles or more from the base. The Richard McKenna Alternative Center offers an alternative high school for students for at-risk students who may not graduate from a regular high school. Home schooling is also an option through the school district.
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