NAS JRB NEW ORLEANS HOUSING: ON BASE OPTIONS
By Chris Walker
IntroductionWelcome to Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans! Located just south of historic and exciting New Orleans, this station is right along the mighty Mississippi River and not far from the Gulf Coast making it a great place to live, though you might want some bug spray in the summer. Moving is usually tough at the best of times and if you’re not from the area it can be even harder. Here you’ll find some NAS JRB New Orleans on base options for housing which should make your transition a little easier.
New Orleans BAHBasic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is provided for you based on your rank and location. BAH is given if housing on Base is not available and you are looking at living in the surrounding area. The calculator below will help you figure out your BAH based on your rank, time in service, and duty station. You 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.
NAS JRB New Orleans BarracksBachelors quarters are available aboard the NAS for permanent members as well as the Navy Lodge for those transiting through. Contact the Unaccompanied Personnel Housing Office below for reservations.
Unaccompanied Personnel Housing400 Russell Ave NAS JRB New Orleans, LA 70134
Phone:1 (504) 678-7054 or 1 (504) 678-3840
Navy Lodge400 Russell Dr Bldg 465 NAS JRB New Orleans, LA 70037
Phone:1 (504) 366--3266 or 1 (877) 628-9233
- Check in time: 1500
- Check out time: 1100
- E1-E4 shared room/bath.
- E5-E6 private room/shared bath.
- E7-E9 private room/shared or private bath.
- O1 and above private room/private bath, suites.
NAS JRB New Orleans Housing OfficeWait times for on base vary so your first stop should be to the Housing Service Center and check the wait times here. Active duty, reservists, single Sailors, geographical bachelors, DoD employees, and retired military are all eligible to live aboard the base. To apply for housing first contact the Housing Office who will determine your eligibility. Then, you’ll need to complete an Application for Housing (DD Form 1746), and submit a copy of your orders, Record of Emergency Eata (RED, page 2/dependent record)
Housing Service Center301 Russell Dr Belle Chasse, LA 70037
Phone:1 (504) 678-3280
Hours:Monday through Friday: 0700-1600
NAS JRB New Orleans Housing OptionsHousing on base is a public private partnership with Patrician Management and is responsible for the management, repair, leasing, and upkeep of housing. Details on houses, floor plans, and amenities can be found here. On base housing consists of a single neighborhood called Chasse Village with two, three, and four bedroom homes in townhouse configurations. There are multiple floor plans available and plenty of amenities both within the Chasse Village neighborhood and on the surrounding base.
- Pay Rent Online
- On-Site Management
- 2 Picnic Areas
- 2 Overflow Lots
- 2 Boat/Trailer Parking Lots
- 9 Playgrounds with Shade Covers
- 2 Basketballs Courts
- On-Site Maintenance
- Dog Park
- Skate Park
- Multipurpose Playing Field
- Additional StorageAir
- Conditioning Central
- Cable Ready
- Ceiling Fan
- Heat (Gas)
- Large Closets
- Range (*Gas in Select units)
- Washer/Dryer Hookup (*Gas in select units)
- Microwave (*select homes)
- UVERSE & Internet 1000 Now Available through AT&T
ConclusionThe Housing Office should be your first stop whether you are arriving with a family or on your own. The professionals there can help answer any questions for you or point you in the right direction. New Orleans is a fun and exciting place with vibrant arts and cultural life, rich history, and plenty of opportunity to party. We hope you get settled and have fun exploring your new home.
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