MCAS Cherry Point, NC Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information 
    Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH) is provided by the military to help active service members with housing costs, and can be used for either on- or off-post housing.

    The Military Housing Office will be your first point of contact when you receive moving orders, and provides services that will help you with referrals, relocation assistance, guidance for entering a lease agreement and tenant-landlord disputes.

    • For the main Military Housing Office (off-base referrals), contact (252) 466-2071/5563

    • For the Military Housing Office SNCO, Officers, Retirees & DOD Civilians (on-base office) contact (252) 466-3602
    • For E1-E5, contact (252) 466-4794
    Cherry Point On Base Housing
    • The Bachelor Housing Office (252) 466-2699/5744/2139 provides barracks housing for permanent party single marines and service members who do not qualify for BAH.

    • On-base housing for MCAS Cherry Point is privatized. Contact Winn Company - Atlantic Marine Corps Communities (888) 883-0980 to check available housing for your rank and family size. They offer 2-4 bedroom apartments and townhomes with varying amenities, such as: garage/carport, microwave, washer/dryer hook-ups and more. The community features 5 dog parks, 5 basketball courts, 15 playgrounds, a swimming pool and more. 

    MCAS Cherry Point, NC Off Base Housing

    4840 Wilcox Rd. 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 2,170 Sq.Ft. / $2,075 | Home for Rent 7 miles from Slocum Gate

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    Surrounding Areas
    MCAS Cherry Point is in the city limits of Havelock; a small city in central coastal North Carolina that's one of the longest settled and most historic areas of the eastern USA. Havelock has about 22,000 people; Craven County has about 105,000 people and the average commute is about 16 minutes. New Bern, Morehead City, Neuse Forest, and Trent Woods are all within 30 minutes commute under normal circumstances. The area has mild winters and hot humid summers, and is surrounded by the Croatan National Forest. The cities of Newport and Beaufort are also close by.


    About the Installation
    Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point is home to the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing as well as the Marine Aircraft Group 14, the Combat Logistics Company 21, and the Fleet Readiness Center (East). Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point is located in Havelock, North Carolina and is located about 20 miles from the Atlantic beaches. The major mission at Marine Corp Air Station Cherry Point is to support the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing to be ready to deploy at any time, to fight in combat anywhere, and when not in combat, to improve the quality of life for all service members. For more information click here