By Sarah Jaudon


MCRD Parris Island is located within Beaufort County, South Carolina, and is just a few miles from Shell Point and Beaufort. Beaufort is the second-oldest city in the state, featuring a historic downtown and waterfront businesses with reflecting architecture. Military personnel are welcome in this laid-back community, and finding the perfect MCRD Parris Island base housing will be a breeze with the help of our list below. So, keep reading to explore on-base MCRD Parris Island base housing options with nearby amenities and the latest BAH rates to help you transition.

MCRD Parris Island BAH Rates

Follow this link to look up your Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) for MCRD Parris Island. Plug your zip code and rank into the search bar for a detailed breakdown of the Parris Island housing BAH rates. BAH considers the local housing costs and can be used for renting or purchasing a home. There is so much to consider when moving, so keep reading to find suitable MCRD Parris Island base housing for you and your family.

MCRD Parris Island Barracks

Single service members with ranks from E1 to E5 will stay at the Marine Barracks Parris Island. Unaccompanied personnel E6 and above will have the opportunity to choose between living in the barracks or receiving Parris Island BAH and living in town. For questions regarding barracks living, contact the MCRD Parris Island Housing Office.

MCRD Parris Island Base Housing

When looking for on-base housing, Parris Island makes it a breeze with their on-base housing office. The housing office personnel will be your point of contact once you receive your PCS orders. They will answer all of your Parris Island housing questions and assist you in your search for a new home. The office provides services for resolving tenant-landlord disputes, referrals, and reviewing lease agreements.

Parris Island Housing Office

Depot Housing Office

402 Blvd. de France Parris Island, SC 29905


: 1 (843) 228-2853

On-Base Housing: Parris Island, SC, Neighborhoods

 Parris Island, SC, Neighborhoods MCRD Parris Island housing is managed and operated by Tri-Command Communities. Tri-Command is a gated, pet-friendly community with newly remodeled homes, two playgrounds, a 24-hour fitness facility, pools, tennis courts, and a dog park. Check their website for available floorplans and apply for housing online, as there may be a waitlist for your specific housing needs.

1. Wake Village

  • Beds

    : 2–4
  • Baths

    : 1–2.5
  • Eligibility

    : E1–E5
Parris Island base housing Wake Village offers homes with one-car garages, screened-in porches, and fenced-in backyards. The neighborhood offers a community center, fitness facility, and a swimming pool.

2. Weapons Sounds

  • Beds

    : 2–4
  • Baths

    : 1.5–2.5
  • Eligibility

    : E6–E9
The homes in Weapons Sounds feature a garage, fireplace, granite countertops, and large living rooms for family gatherings. The neighborhood is close to the soccer fields and volleyball courts and has many walking trails.

3. Marsh Landing

  • Beds

    : 4
  • Baths

    : 2.5
  • Eligibility

    : O4–O6
Marsh Landing is a premier neighborhood with beautiful views of downtown Beaufort featuring two-car garages, screened-in porches, new Pergo flooring, and easy access to all base amenities.


Parris Island base housing is a paradise community with all of the premium amenities to keep you and your family living in comfort. The proximity to Beaufort offers excellent views of downtown and makes traveling to nearby cities easy for weekend getaways. The history and waterfront access of Parris Island make this duty station a breath of fresh air for those wanting a laid-back lifestyle.

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