NSF Indian Head, MD Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information 
    Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH)
     is provided by the military to help active service members with housing costs, and can be used for either on- or off-post housing.

    • The Housing Servies Office (HSO)  (301) 744-4317 will be your first point of contact when you receive moving orders, and provides services that will help you with referrals, relocation assistance, guidance for entering a lease agreement and tenant-landlord disputes.

    NSF Indian Head On Base Housing

    • Unaccompanied Housing is processed through the HSO at (301) 744-4317

    • On-base housing at NSF Indian Head is privatized. Contact Lincoln Military Housing (844) 650-6214 to check available housing for your rank and family size. They have 151 homes within two communities, whose amenities include: pool, dog park and basketball court. 

    NSF Indian Head, MD Off Base Housing

    5 Heather Lane 5 Bed / 3 Bath / $1,700 | Home for Rent 0.7 mile from Main Gate

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    Surrounding Areas 
    Indian Head is a small town of under 4,000 people in southwestern Maryland on Occoquan Bay in the Potomac River. The location of base is slightly remote but within a short commute of residential areas such as Waldorf, Bennsville, White Plains, St. Charles, La Plata, and Bryans Road. The nation's capital and major metro area of Alexandria, Virginia, and Bethesda, Maryland, is just a 45-60 minute drive north of Indian Head. Potomac Heights and Marbury are also nearby.

    About the Installation
    Naval Support Facility Indian Head is home to many research and development activities as well as operational support programs. Indian Head is considered a "center of excellence" in the Navy where a collection of the experts in certain fields are gathered to focus on new technologies, rockets and missiles, and explosive process development engineering. Naval Support Facility Indian Head is home to the Indian Head Naval Surface Warfare Center. This installation was once the main producer of smokeless powder for the Navy. Indian Head is located in Charles County, Maryland. For more information click here