Norfolk Naval Base - On and Off Base Information

Norfolk Naval Base Housing Information

Norfolk Naval Base (NOB) Housing and Information

Norfolk & Virginia Beach Housing Guide

Location: The Naval Station (NS) Norfolk is geographically located in the Southeastern corner of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Hampton Roads is a region including the cities of Williamsburg, Newport News, Hampton, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, and Suffolk. Naval Station Norfolk supports the operational readiness of the US Atlantic Fleet, providing facilities and services to enable mission accomplishment. 

Cost of Living: Higher than the U.S. National Average

Base Operator: 757-444-0000 or DSN 312-564-0000

Area Population: The Hampton Roads region has a combined population of 1,679,737.

Schools: Naval Station Norfolk is served by 5 public school districts. Placement is based on the location of your residence. A number of private schools are also available.

Fleet and Family Support Center: Visit the website for more information or call 757-444-2102, DSN 312-564-2102

Housing: The Hampton Roads region has several housing areas. There are 18 enlisted housing areas with a total 3902 units, 6 officer housing areas with a total of 226 units and 37 flag officer units. Wait time can be as little as 0-3 months, or as long as 18-24 months. 

Base Location

9079 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk Naval Base, VA 23505

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Photos of Neighborhoods in Norfolk, VA Whether you are stationed atNorfolk Naval Base (NOB),Portsmouth Naval Hospital,NAS Oceana, orPortsmouth Shipyards, there are a lot of fun areas to visit while living in Hampton Roads. If you are PCSing to Hampton Roads soon, you might want to check out these different areas when house hunting. Lots of military families who live off base in Norfolk live near these great landmarks. Photos of Lafayette Shores, Winona, Ghent, W. Ghent, Freemason, Colonial Place, Larchmont, Riverpoint, Talbot Park, and East Beach. -> click here to view photosof Norfolk ... read more

Photos of Neighborhoods in Virginia Beach 23451& 23452 These two zip codes include some fantastic neighborhoods that are centrally located to NAS Oceana, Norfolk Naval Base, and other surrounding bases. Some of the best schools in Virginia Beach are aligned to these zip codes. If you want to live close to the Oceanfront then Shadowlawn & Salt Marsh Point are great neighborhoods. One of my favorite neighborhoods, which is like a hidden secret only the locals know about, is Kings Grant neighborhood. It's located off Little Neck Road and the area is known as Little Neck. Most military families w... read more

The Hampton Roads area (now starting to be called Coastal Virginia Area ) consists of nine independent cities including Chesapeake, Norfolk , Portsmouth , Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Hampton, Newport News , Poquoson , and Williamsburg. Cities Surrounding Hampton Roads, VA (Coastal Virginia) South Hampton Roads Norfolk Virginia Beach Chesapeake Suffolk Portsmouth North Hampton Roads aka "The Peninsula" Hampton Newport News Poquoson/Yorktown Williamsburg Things to Know Before Moving To Hampton Roads Area: The area is called 'Hampton Roads', but it may be referred to as 'Coastal Virginia'. Another ... read more

Top "Off Base" Neighborhoods (See all 100 locations)

# Name/Title City State Zip Overall Rating Distance Review
1 Wexford Terrace/Colony Point Norfolk VA 23505 1.3 mi Write a Review!
2 Bel Aire/South Bayview Norfolk VA 23518 3 mi Write a Review!
3 Riverview Norfolk VA 23504 3.4 mi Write a Review!
4 Lafayette Shores Norfolk VA 23509 3.4 mi Write a Review!
5 Cypress Point Virginia Beach VA 23455 8 mi Write a Review!
6 Residences at Hampton Roads Crossing Suffolk VA 8.1 mi Write a Review!
7 Ridgely Manor Virginia Beach VA 23455 8.3 mi Write a Review!
8 Lake Smith Terrace Virginia Beach VA 8.4 mi Write a Review!
9 Wellington Chesapeake VA 23321 9.5 mi Write a Review!
10 Thoroughgood Virginia Beach VA 23455 9.6 mi Write a Review!