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Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pennsylvania


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Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pennsylvania

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The Tobyhanna Army Depot Housing Division has 42 Government-owned, on-post family units of which 2 units are officers quarters. There are 34 townhouses with 3-4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There are 3 duplexes, with 6 units. The waiting list usually ranges from 60-90 days. Be prepared to have alternate housing when moving to Tobyhanna due to the waiting list.

Advance housing applicants must complete DD Form 1746, Application for Assignment to Housing and send to the Housing Office. Upon arrival report to Military Personnel and in process, then report to the Housing Office. At this time applicants will be placed on a priority list.

Single soldiers can stay in the single soldier barracks which has 4 40-person bays with privacy dividers between each bunk. Each bay has it's own refrigerator. Barracks has a mess hall, Dayroom has a TV/VCR and a microwave, Chargeable BEQ/BOQ are available at Tobyhanna by contacting the Community Recreation Office. All arrangements for BEQ/BOQ's must be made in advance due to high demand and limited availability. BEQ's consist of 2-3 bedrooms, full bath, fully equipped kitchen, dining area and living room. Towels, linens, cooking utensils, dishes, silverware, and glasses are provided. They are also air-conditioned and have cable TV.

There are two family housing units that are handicapped accessible at Tobyhanna.

The Pocono Mountains region is a vacation and resort area. Off-post housing and apartment rentals are expensive and availability is limited in the immediate area.

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