Neighborhoods & Directions

Maintain your military lifestyle and sense of community in one of Fort Polk’s three distinct neighborhoods. With convenience, value and amenities found in upscale residential neighborhoods, our leasing team is sure to find the right housing option for you.

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    Palmetto Terrace

    Palmetto Terrace

    Palmetto Terrace is the perfect example of how family housing and Fort Polk are constantly improving. New homes have a sleek design and have all the amenities the modern Army family needs. The older homes were built in the mid 1970s and have since been through extensive renovations. Two, three, four and five bedroom homes are available for JENL, SNCO and CGO rank bands. Residents of Palmetto Terrace are lucky to have one of the two Neighborhood Centers at Fort Polk right down the street. In addition, Palmetto Terrace is conveniently located near South Polk Elementary School, the library, the commissary, PX and walking trails.


    Dogwood Terrace

    Dogwood Terrace

    Dogwood Terrace’s two, three, four and five bedroom family homes for JENL, SNCO, CGO and FGO rank bands all lie within rolling terrain with large natural areas alongside creeks flowing throughout the neighborhood, supporting the abundant wildlife. Dogwood Terrace fully supports the active lifestyle, with two large recreational parks and several smaller parks within the neighborhood. As of March 2010, Dogwood Terrace has its very own Neighborhood Center, ripe with entertainment. Residents of Dogwood Terrace also enjoy a recently completed dog park. New CGO, SNCO and JENL homes are being constructed on existing slabs within Dogwood Terrace.

    Maple Terrace Home

    Maple Terrace

    Located on North Fort, Maple Terrace’s two and three bedroom homes for JENL, CGO and FGO rank bands range in size from 1074 – 1,583 square feet. These homes are currently receiving moderate renovations to modernize the interiors. Fort Polk’s second community center opened in May 2009 in Maple Terrace. The Acadian style luxury facility is open to all Army families living on post at Fort Polk, offering numerous amenities for Army families, including a club room, multi-purpose room, media room, Wii game room, fitness room, computer lab, laundry facility, Olympic size swimming pool and even a kiddie pool and playground. And to keep the little ones happy and active, Maple Terrace now has 15 new playgrounds, so there’s plenty of fun to go around!