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Naval Weapons Station Yorktown

Provides a weapons and ammunition storage and loading facility for ships of the US Atlantic Fleet
Yorktown, Virginia 23690

On Base Housing

NWS Yorktown has several housing areas. There are 3 enlisted housing areas with a total of 430 units, 2 junior/senior officer-housing areas with a total of 14 units and 1 flag officer unit. The housing assignment is predicated upon your needs and availability. Wait time can be as little as 0-3 months, or as long as 18-24 months.

Off Base Neighborhoods


5.6 miles from base

Nice and private neighborhood with minimal traffic. It’s a spacious location with plenty of privacy. There’s also a beautiful wooded scenery to enjoy. It has a good country ranch feel to it. 


5.9 miles from base

Nice quiet neighborhood close to a park, gold course, and area schools. Very safe area and kid friendly. 

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