Synonyms for Habitation:

n.

a roof over your head, occupier, town, occupant, address, the home front, environment. apartment, chalet, bunkhouse, protection, apartment building, boarding house, dig, adobe, billet. abode (noun)
occupancy.
habitation (noun)
inhabitation, dwelling house, home, dwelling, abode, inhabitancy, domicile.
house (noun)
chateau, hacienda, cottage, lodging, castle, house, quarters, abode, condominium, Casa, homestead, residence, villa, bungalow, home, dwelling, cabin, mansion, domicile.
living place (noun)
abode, residence.
occupancy (noun)
housing, squatting, Staying, Roosting, inhabitation, quartering, tenancy, colonization, occupation.

Other synonyms:

occupant, environment, town, occupier, the home front. address. Other relevant words:
address, occupancy, protection, occupier, apartment, inhabitancy, occupant, abode, dwelling house.

Usage examples for habitation

  1. Surrounding the habitation were very good gardens, and an open space on the north side, some hundred and twenty paces long and fifty or sixty wide. – The Makers of Canada: Champlain by N. E. Dionne
  2. Except two or three little cabins seen in the distance, this was the first habitation that had met our eyes since leaving the Mississippi. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  3. She studied natural history in order to be perfectly accurate in her symbolic representation of the habitation of each animal, and their enemies were also represented by blocks. – Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy. by Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann