Altus Air Force Base Area Apartment Housing(hide military information)
Altus Air Force Base was established in 1943 and is located roughly four miles northeast of Altus, Oklahoma. It is part of the Air Education and Training Command and the host unit is the 97th Air Mobility Wing.
Altus is a small town located roughly an hour west of Lawton. In addition to the Air Force Base, Altus is also home to Western Oklahoma State College. Altus was founded in 1886 and has steadily grown since then. The town is near Lake Altus-Lugert, a popular lake for swimming, fishing, and boating. Located in the Quartz Mountains, the lake area also includes campgrounds, picnic areas, hiking trails, and a golf course.
To find an apartment in the Altus Air Force Base area, look in the town of Altus. Other towns within commuting distance include Mangum, Hobart, and Frederick.