Ellsworth AFB, SD Housing and Relocation Information
Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH)
Your BAH can be used either to rent on base or to live off base. If you live off base, you can either rent or buy. Click the link above for current BAH rates.
On Base Housing ( Rent On Base )
You can contact the housing office at 605-385-2570. Please keep in mind that there is a process involved in renting on base housing including wait times.
You can choose to rent off base if you wish. Check our database for available single-family homes.
Apartments for Rent around the Ellsworth AFB area
The cities around this installation are Box Elder, Ashland Heights, Rapid City, Black Hawk, Colonial Pine Hills, and Green Valley.
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Ellsworth Air Force Base is home to the 28th Bomb Wing, which flies the B1 "Bone" bomber and is one of two B-1B Lancer strategic bomber bases in the country. It is named for Brig. General Richard E. Ellsworth, a RB-36 Peacemaker pilot who crashed in Newfoundland after having flown over 400 missions during World War II, and is located near Rapid City, South Dakota.