Our Housing Service Center (HSC) is ready to assist all families assigned to Wallops Island to find suitable and affordable housing. The HSC will place you in Navy-owned housing or support you with finding a place to live in the community.
The Navy HSC will help you find off-base private sector rental housing in a community suitable and affordable within your basic allowance for housing (BAH. The Wallops Island HSC has a wide community housing network available to find your new home, so we are ready to work with you and your family.
Chincoteague Island is the closest town to Wallops Island (9 miles) and has been voted the #1 family beach town in America by AOL. The island hosts a wide variety of restaurants, shops, festivals and family activities year round. Pocomoke City, Maryland (MD), is approximately 15 minutes from the main base and has restaurants, a Wal-Mart Super Center, Lowes and more. The largest city closest to Wallops Island is Salisbury, MD, an approximate 40-minute drive. It offers many of the amenities and services of any large metropolitan city.
The HSC maintains the private sector rental housing information. We have direct access to a variety of rental listings. A representative sustains a range of rental listings which includes styles of homes, square footage and prices in the area.
Listings are available for viewing on Facebook at Navy Family Housing Wallops Island.