FORT GORDON HOUSING: 6 ON-POST OPTIONS
By Tracy Fuga
IntroductionAre you ready to be a part of something great in the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence at Fort Gordon, Georgia? Now that you’ve received your PCS orders, you may be concerned about finding a place to live. House hunting under any conditions can be overwhelming but it’s amplified when you’re moving somewhere you’ve probably never been before and you don’t have a lot of time to do research for yourself. Don’t worry, we’ve put together this useful guide to help you find everything you need to know about the Fort Gordon housing options available on post.
Suggested Read: Fort Gordon: In-Depth Welcome Center
Fort Gordon BAHYou can follow this link to look up your Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) for your rank and zip code. This will help you create your budget and guide your home search. To learn more about what goes into your military BAH rate, visit our in-depth guide here.
Fort Gordon BarracksAll single Soldiers must first report to the Darling Hall for inprocessing on Fort Gordon. Soldiers will be assigned temporary barracks for the duration of inprocessing requirements. Barracks are distributed once a soldier is assigned to a unit. Single soldiers are eligible to stay in the barracks. There are no unaccompanied personnel housing units for officers or senior enlisted personnel available on the installation. To determine eligibility, contact Darling Hall at 1 (706) 791-3579.
Darling HallBldg 33720, Room 172 Fort Gordon, Georgia 30905
Phone:1 (706) 791-3579
Fort Gordon Housing OfficeThe Housing Services Office should be your first stop. This office offers relocation services and information on new duty stations (worldwide) for soldiers and their families as they get settled into their new surroundings.
Fort Gordon Housing Services OfficePersonnel Support Center Darling Hall, Bldg. 33720, Room 129 307 Chamberlain Ave. Fort Gordon, GA 30905
Phone: 1 (706) 791-5116, 1 (706) 791-9658
Fort Gordon Housing Services Office Hours
Monday through Wednesday and Friday- 0730 to 1600
Thursday- 1000 to 1600
Fort Gordon Housing Options
Benefits of Living on the Installation
- No commute or wait at the gate.
- Move-in ready homes.
- Convenient access to the commissary, exchange, and recreation facilities.
- No security deposit.
- No credit check.
Features of Fort Gordon Neighborhoods
- Six pet-friendly neighborhoods.
- Kitchens with all major appliances.
- Washer and dryer connections.
- 24-hour emergency maintenance service.
- Modern and conveniently located community center with a fitness center.
- Playgrounds and tot lots.
Fort Gordon Family HomesFort Gordon Family Homes is a residential community just west of Augusta, on post at Fort Gordon. The community is managed by Balfour Beatty Communities and has single-family homes from two to five bedrooms. On-post housing boasts six pet-friendly neighborhoods with amenities like a community center, playgrounds, fitness centers, tennis courts, basketball courts, and more. Residents in Fort Gordon Family Homes can enjoy the convenience of on-site management and maintenance, business centers, and a calendar full of resident activities and events. School-age children living in Fort Gordon Family Homes can enroll and attend Freedom Park School, part of the Richmond County School System, or a school in other nearby districts: Columbia County School District in Georgia and the Aiken County Public School District in South Carolina. On-post child care centers are available for residents of Fort Gordon Family Homes. For more information on schools at and around Fort Gordon, check out our in-depth guide here. Applying for on-post housing is easy, but don’t hesitate to call 1 (706) 440-7041 if you have questions.
Fort Gordon Family Homes155 Third Ave. Fort Gordon, GA 30905
Phone:1 (706) 772-7041
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday- 0800 to 1700
Wednesday- 0800 to 1900
Saturday- 1000 to 1600
Sunday- 1200 to 1600
1. Boardman Lake
Ranks:O7-O9 The Boardman Lake neighborhood offers four-bedroom homes and is conveniently located near the Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center and McKinney Gate 1. Features in these homes include a two or three-car garage, laundry room with utility sink, master suite, covered patio, and fenced-in backyard. Residents in Boardman Lake are also just steps from playgrounds, tennis courts and a basketball court.
2. Gordon Terrace
Ranks:All ranks; military retirees, DOD civilian employees, and general public The Gordon Terrace neighborhood offers two, three, four, and five-bedroom homes featuring ample storage space, a master suite, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio. Residents in this neighborhood enjoy their own playground and are conveniently located near the shoppette, Freedom Park School, Fort Gordon dog park, and the commissary.
3. Lakeview Terrace
Ranks:E7-9; O1-O6; W1-W5 In Lakeview Terrace you will find three and four-bedroom homes featuring exterior storage, a master suite, a covered patio, and a fenced-in backyard. This neighborhood offers a playground and basketball court and is conveniently located near the Fort Gordon Outdoor Pool and Spray Park, Fort Gordon dog park, and the commissary.
4. Maglin Terrace
Ranks:O1-O9; W1-W5 The Maglin Terrace neighborhood is conveniently located near Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center and McKinney Gate 1. Maglin Terrace offers three and four-bedroom homes with ample closets and storage, a fully equipped kitchen, master suite, and carport. This neighborhood also includes playgrounds, tennis courts, and a basketball court.
5. McNair Terrace
Ranks:All ranks; military retirees, DOD civilian employees, and general public McNair Terrace offers three and four-bedroom floor plans that include such features as exterior storage, central heating, and air conditioning, and a master suite. This neighborhood is conveniently located near Freedom Park School, the Fort Gordon Teen Center, and Fort Gordon dog park. Amenities in this neighborhood include multiple playgrounds and tennis courts.
6. Olive Terrace
Ranks:All ranks; military retirees, DOD civilian employees, and general public Located within walking distance of Freedom Park School and the community center, the Olive Terrace neighborhood includes three, four, and five-bedroom homes featuring a garage, exterior storage, covered patio, and fenced-in backyard. Amenities in this neighborhood include a playground and basketball court.
ConclusionWhile moving to a new place can be challenging, there are so many great housing options to be found on-post at Fort Gordon. Depending on your rank and family’s needs, there’s sure to be the perfect home for you. Housing is at a premium, so start looking as soon as possible. Check availability based on rank and add your name to any applicable waiting lists through the above information or by contacting the Fort Gordon Housing Services Office. We hope you enjoy your new home!
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