JBLM Housing | Fort Lewis, Washington

Zip Code 98433 

Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM) is situated right in the middle between Tacoma (20 minutes) and Olympia (20 minutes). The closest and most popular cities for soldiers and airmen to live in are DuPont, Lacey, Steilacoom, Lakewood, Puyallup, Spanaway, Tacoma, Yelp and Roy.

Having lived here in the area for over 10 years, we can attest to how absolutely beautiful the area is. Many people are afraid of the weather having heard that it rains 9 months out of the year. Did you know that New York State actually receives more inches of water in rain than Washington State does? The grey skies can get to be a little long, but most of the time, the weather is not activity prohobitive. There is so much to do here in the Pacific Northwest! Check the weather averages for the area. Make the most of your duty tour here and check out the top 10 things to do in Washington!

If you're looking for information on housing, view the post housing, houses for rent, houses for sale and BAH information below.

JBLM | Fort Lewis Post Housing

There are a variety of newer and older properties for rent on post/base. Assignment into housing is based on priority and arrival. Click here to view photos of JBLM housing. Call for wait times and housing for your rank.

JBLM | Fort Lewis Houses for Rent

Depending on the time of year, inventory of housing can be in short supply. DuPont tends to be the highest in demand and conversely, the more expensive of the areas in which to live. Click here to view our available rentals or visit www.AHRN.com to view all rentals in the area.

JBLM | Fort Lewis Houses for Sale

We support DuPont, Lacey and Steilacoom home sales and property management. Because the average prices for homes change regularly, we have built the real time home sales trends reports for your review below. 

DuPont, Washington (5-10 minutes from post main gate)


Steilacoom, Washington (10-20 minutes from post, depending on the gate / traffic)


Lacey, Washington (15-20 minutes from post main gate)


BAH for JBLM | Fort Lewis, 98433

BAH ( basic allowance for housing ) for zip code 98433 are as follows: The zip code 98433 is located in Pierce County, Washington. 

2016 Joint Base Lewis-McChord BAH (Basic Allowance for Housing) 
Rank BAH w/o Dependent BAH w/ Dependent
E-1 $1125.00 $1500.00
E-2 $1125.00 $1500.00
E-3 $1125.00 $1500.00
E-4 $1125.00 $1500.00
E-5 $1281.00 $1635.00
E-6 $1383.00 $1743.00
E-7 $1509.00 $1815.00
E-8 $1659.00 $1893.00
E-9 $1686.00 $1989.00
W-1 $1452.00 $1746.00
W-2 $1656.00 $1848.00
W-3 $1692.00 $1944.00
W-4 $1755.00 $2007.00
W-5 $1830.00 $2082.00
O-1E $1635.00 $1827.00
O-2E $1683.00 $1929.00
O-3E $1737.00 $2019.00
O-1 $1365.00 $1650.00
O-2 $1593.00 $1740.00
O-3 $1701.00 $1941.00
O-4 $1815.00 $2109.00
O-5 $1860.00 $2232.00
O-6 $1938.00 $2253.00
O-7 $1980.00 $2274.00