NSF Dahlgren, VA Housing and Relocation Information
The military provides two options for the use of your BAH. 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 Unaccompanied Housing (540) 653-2307 is available for all single enlisted members who are permanent party personnel at Naval Support Activity South Potomac and its tenant commands. Barracks consists of two buildings with 222 rooms.
The Family & Community Housing Service Center (540) 663-2190 provides assistance in all areas of finding a home.
NSF Dahlgren on base housing is privatized and operated by Lincoln Military Housing (540) 635-7040.Lincoln Military Housing - Dahlgren offers several communities with great amenities such as: Hardwood floors, granite counter-tops and stainless steel appliances.
Off Base Housing
For those who are not ready to buy a home, and are looking to rent, check our database of rentals in the NSWC Dahlgren area.
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The warfare center is located along the Potomac River, across from Maryland, in an isolated region of central Virginia. Though Dahlgren is just about 40 minutes east of Fredericksburg and Falmouth, there are very few towns in the immediate area.
About NSWC Dahlgren
The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division is home to the United States Naval Weapons Laboratory and the Joint Warfare Analysis Center. Dahlgren Division does basic research for all system-related areas such as biotechnology, mathematics, laser and computer technology and computer science among others. Many historical projects came out of the facility including the triggering device on the atomic bomb, the B-17 Flying Fortress, and the B-29 Superfortress. Current research projects include the development of railgun technology. For more information click here.