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Naval Station Norfolk

Naval Station Norfolk Relocation Information

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Aerial view of Naval Station Norfolk. 

Welcome to Naval Station Norfolk!

Follow the Eastern Seaboard 200 miles south from Washington D.C., and you’ll land in the metropolitan area of Hampton Roads, Virginia, where Naval Station Norfolk is located. Naval Station Norfolk is the largest Navy base in the world, and the military presence in Hampton Roads is the largest concentration of military personnel outside the Pentagon.

You’ll also note the presence of the Army, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. This melting pot of military members creates a one-of-a-kind joint forces atmosphere.

Military Bases in the Hampton Roads Area

Hampton Roads Area

 

Base Location

Naval Station Norfolk is located north of the city of Norfolk, Virginia, on the peninsula known as Sewell's Point Hampton Roads. Nearby cities include Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, and Chesapeake, VA.

Official Site: Naval Station Norfolk

Arrival Lodging

Base lodging and local hotels for initial lodging needs –Navy Gateway Inns & Suites - Norfolk
 
Comprehensive Hampton Roads Guide
 

Naval Station Norfolk Housing

Military housing at Naval Station Norfolk is privatized. Housing consists of 4053 units within 37 residential communities and is provided by Lincoln Military Housing.
 
Lincoln Military Housing phone numbers:
 
  • Norfolk Pointe District  (757) 416-7220
  • Norfolk Crossing District (757) 282-6666
  • Whitehurst District Office (757) 962-3866
  • Willoughby Bay District Office (757) 965-8327
  • Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads Housing Service Center (800) 628-7510

Naval Station Norfolk Off-Base Housing

View homes for sale and houses for rent near Naval Station Norfolk.

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Norfolk Skyline

With 13 military installations in the region, there are nearly endless options for housing, whether you’re looking for rural living or a city center. Some areas popular with military families include Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Newport News, and Chesapeake. The HRBT system (Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel) is an important factor for commutes. Traffic regularly backs up at the many bridges and tunnels of this coastal region. Be sure to factor in extra time if you’re making the trek across the bridge/tunnel system.

Area Weather

If you enjoy four distinct seasons, you’re in luck with an assignment to the Hampton Roads area! Hot and humid during the summer months, the area also may get snowfall during winter, so keep your winter gear handy. Outdoor lovers will enjoy the area's many parks, nature trails, and beaches.

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Virginia Beach, just minutes from Norfolk.

Norfolk Area Schools

It’s no secret that Virginia takes pride in ranking high on the list of the best schools in the nation. Each individual city and county administers its own K-12 program. See below for area counties. 

Families interested in private school options should refer to the Virginia Council for Private Education website. To find out which private schools are favorite choices in your new area, take a look at Private School Review

Homeschoolers should follow the guidelines from the Virginia Department of Education handbook. There are many groups for home educators, including the Virginia Homeschoolers organization. For more information about schooling options, including a list of area school districts, download MilitaryByOwner's free Military Family Guide to Hampton Roads.

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Map via Hampton Roads Chamber.

Support for Military and Families

There are numerous higher education opportunities in the area, along with a strong job market for spouses. Key industries in Hampton Roads include financial and corporate services, maritime, manufacturing, and much more. If you're looking for resume assistance and info on local job openings, stop by the Norfolk Fleet and Family Support Center. Some helpful links:

Naval Station Norfolk MWR

Navy Spouse Connection: Norfolk

Hampton Roads Chamber

Hampton Military, Family, & Veteran Resources

USO of Hampton Roads and Central Virginia

MOAA Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads Moms

More Area Info

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Base Address:

9079 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk Naval Base , 23505

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