MCAS Miramar, CA 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 base. Your second option is using your BAH to rent or buy a home off base. We provide you with military friendly information to help you maximize your BAH.

    • The Housing Service Center is handled by the Naval Base San Diego (619) 556-8443. They provide all personnel with the latest information on local housing as well as referral services and relocation assistance. They offer counseling and guidance before entering into a lease agreement and help resolve tenant-landlord disputes.
    MCAS Miramar On Base Housing
    • Unaccompanied Housing for Marine Bachelors is also handled by Naval Base San Diego (619) 556-1077

    • MCAS Miramar on-base housing is privatized and operated by Lincoln Military Housing (858) 397-1012, which offers single family residences and townhomes based upon rank and family size. 

    MCAS Miramar, CA Off Base Housing

    44480 Cayenne trail 3 Bed / 2 Bath / 1,200 Sq.Ft. / $1,950 | Home for Rent 40.8 miles from North (Housing) Gate

    13080 Caminito Bautizo 3 Bed / 3 Bath / 1,859 Sq.Ft. / $3,400 | Home for Rent 6.2 miles from West Gate

    1718 Tecalote Unit 14 3 Bed / 3 Bath / 1,710 Sq.Ft. / $479,500 | Home for Sale 32.7 miles from North (Housing) Gate

    4316 5th Avenue 1 Bed / 1 Bath / 640 Sq.Ft. / $365,000 | Home for Sale 8.6 miles from West Gate

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    Surrounding Areas
    San Diego, California, in the north county area. San Diego city and county is a major metropolitan area, with over 1.3 million people, spread out over much of the county. San Diego is the second largest city in California and one of the ten largest in the USA. The area has a strong local economy, generally pleasant climate, many local parks, a natural deep water harbor, many beaches, a busy downtown with global ties, and many world-class museums and cultural locations. The area has a moderate, dry climate, with mild winters and hot summers. Other nearby cities include Mira Mesa, Santee, La Jolla, Miramar, Tierrasanta, Poway, Clairemont, Kearny Mesa, Rancho Penasquitos, and La Mesa.

    About the Installation
    Marine Corps Air Station Miramar is home to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing which is part of the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force. Marine Corps Air Station Miramar was the former home to the TOPGUN pilot training program and the movie of the same name. The school was relocated in 1996 to the National Air Station Fallon in western Nevada and is now part of the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center. The primary mission of the station is to provide services and support for its host wing and other tenant commands. Marine Corps Air Station Miramar is located in Miramar, San Diego, California, just north of downtown San Diego. For more information click here