Naval Station Everett
Carrier Strike Group 11, Destroyer Squadron 9
2000 West Marine View Drive, Everett, WA 98207
In Everett, the summers are short, warm, and partly cloudy and the winters are very cold, wet, and mostly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 36°F to 77°F and is rarely below 26°F or above 87°F.
The warm season lasts for 2.8 months, from June 22 to September 16, with an average daily high temperature above 71°F. The hottest day of the year is August 3, with an average high of 77°F and low of 56°F. The cool season lasts for 3.3 months, from November 13 to February 24, with an average daily high temperature below 52°F. The coldest day of the year is December 23, with an average low of 36°F and high of 45°F.
The wetter season lasts 6.7 months, from October 10 to April 30, with a greater than 35% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 60% on November 18. The drier season lasts 5.4 months, from April 30 to October 10. The smallest chance of a wet day is 10% on August 1.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living index in the Naval Station Everett community is 129, which is 12% higher than the Washington average and 29% higher than the national average. The cost of living index is created from the following categories: goods/services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). As you can see, goods/services and housing make up the majority of the overall cost of living index. Everyday goods and services can be a good indicator of the general cost of goods in a given city. In this case, the goods and services in the Naval Station Everett community are 27% higher than the Washington average and 35% higher than the national average.
Getting to Know the Area
The Naval Station Everett community is located in Everett, Washington, the largest city in Snohomish County. Snohomish County links easily to other parts of Washington, Oregon and Canada via several major roadways and a ferry system. Most people traveling in the area choose to drive, either taking the direct path of the north-south-running Interstate 5 or the smaller and more scenic state highways.
Naval Station Everett is located 30 miles north of Seattle and nestled between the sparkling blue waters of Puget Sound and the rugged, snow-capped peaks of the Cascades. Ideally situated for exploring the entire Pacific Northwest, a little under 100 miles south of Vancouver, Canada, and a short ferry ride from the San Juan Islands or Olympic Peninsula. This area has some of the most spectacularly beautiful scenery, forests, and mountain wildlife sanctuaries in the United States with unlimited opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Naval Station Everett’s close proximity to Seattle offers service members and their families an opportunity to visit Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, and the world-famous Seattle Space Needle.
Eleven miles north of NSE is the Navy Support Complex in Smokey Point where you will find the Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), Child Development Center, Commissary, Navy Exchange, Navy Federal Credit Union, Navy Marine Corps Relief Society, Navy Gateway Inn and Suites, and the Navy Lodge. Contact the base quarterdeck at 425-304-3366 for phone numbers.