Jacksonville NAS - On and Off Base Information

Jacksonville NAS Housing Information

Naval Air Station Jacksonville Housing Information:

NAS Jacksonville & Mayport Housing Guide

Location:  Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville, is a multi-mission base hosting more than 100 tenant commands. Located in Duval County, along the west bank of the St. John's River in northeast Florida, it is a 20-minute ride to the heart of the City of Jacksonville. The Jacksonville metropolitan area consists of Duval, Clay, Nassau and St. Johns counties.

Cost of Living: Near the U.S. National Average

NAS jacksonville Base Information: Quarterdeck: 904-542-2338

Schools: Public schools for military families residing in government quarters on board NAS Jacksonville, are: Venetia Elementary, J.E.B. Stuart Middle School, and Robert E. Lee High School. Duval County Public Schools provides bus transportation.

NAS Jacksonville Housing: Government Family Housing is available on board NAS Jacksonville or in the Yellow Water housing complex located 30 minutes West of the base. Call the Housing Office 904-542-2996 / 904-542-2844, for availability.

Base Location

6801 Roosevelt Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32212

Blog Posts (See all 21 posts)

If you have orders to Jacksonville, Florida, this list of areas and neighborhood surrounding Jacksonville will help you get an broad understanding of the area. Below are 5 great neighborhoods in Jacksonville. Information below comes from an article by By Jennifer Nelson at FrontDoor.com NORTH Northside Once primarily an industrial area, residential development has taken hold here. Proximity to the airport, Jacksonville Zoo and Huguenot Park -- and the convenience to downtown -- have converted this sleepy section of town to desirable riverfront living in neighborhoods like Yellowbluff and Ocea... read more

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PSCing to a new military town always requires a lot of research, but the best advice comes from other military families. Here is a list of where to locate off base housing in Jacksonville and the Mayport area. Learn from other military families and read their advice on where to live. It can be very hard to research off base housing in Jacksonville from a computer when you are currently stationed in another state. In order to find where the best off base housing is located in Jacksonville or Mayport areas, you must look beyond the pretty home listing pictures and find out what surrounds the mi... read more

Top "Off Base" Neighborhoods (See all 15 locations)

# Name/Title City State Zip Overall Rating Distance Review
1 Spencers Plantation Orange Park FL 32073 6.9 mi Write a Review!
2 Fleming Island Plantation Orange Park FL 32003 9.7 mi Write a Review!
3 Highland Glen Jacksonville FL 32224 13 mi Write a Review!
4 Bartram Springs Jacksonville FL 32258 13.6 mi Write a Review!
5 Reed Island Jacksonville FL 32225 14.8 mi Write a Review!
6 Eagle Harbor Orange Park FL 32003 18 mi Write a Review!
7 Eagles Hammock Jacksonville FL 32226 19.8 mi Write a Review!
8 Waterleaf Jacksonville FL 32225 13.8 mi Write a Review!
9 Oakleaf Plantation Orange Park FL 9 mi Write a Review!
10 Eagle Landing Orange Park FL 32065 11.7 mi Write a Review!