Fort Leavenworth, KS 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 living on post. Your second option is using your BAH to rent or buy a home off post. We provide you with military friendly information to help you maximize your BAH.

    • The Housing Services Office (913) 684-5673 offers relocation assistance and housing referrals to all service members and DoD civilians. 
    Fort Leavenworth On Post Housing  
    • To contact the Single Solider Quarters call (913) 684-4465.

    •  Fort Leavenworth on-post housing is privatized and operated by The Michaels Organization (913) 682-6300, which offers 2-5 bedroom single family residences, duplexs and townhomes based on pay grade and family size. 


    Fort Leavenworth, KS Off Post Housing

    846 Ashley Street 2 Bed / 1 Bath / 800 Sq.Ft. / $1,150 | Home for Rent 6 miles from Hancock (West) Gate

    313 Pine St. 2 Bed / 1 Bath / 800 Sq.Ft. / $750 | Home for Rent 1.5 miles from Sherman (East) Gate

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    Surrounding Areas
    Directly around the fort, Leavenworth is one of the only populated areas. It is Kansas' largest city with a population of 35,250. Housing in the area is not hard to find and there are a few other small communities within a 30-40 minute drive of post including Lansing, Atchison, Tonganoxie, Bonner Springs, and Basehor. Kansas City, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri, are 45 minutes away on the border of the two states. The cities near Fort Leavenworth are: Lawrence, Leawood, Olathe, and Tonganoxie, Kansas; Liberty, Independence, and Raytown, Missouri.

    About Fort Leavenworth
    Fort Leavenworth is the oldest active United States Army post west of Washington D.C. It is known as the "Intellectual Center of the Army". Fort Leavenworth is home to the Military Corrections Complex which includes the United States Disciplinary Barracks, the Department of Defense's only maximum security prison, and the Midwest Regional Correctional Facility. Fort Leavenworth is located in Leavenworth County, Kansas. For more information click here