Naval Weapons Station Yorktown Real Estate

City: Yorktown
State: Virginia
Service: Navy
Zip: 23691

Are you ready to move near Naval Weapons Station Yorktown?  

Military Base Information

 Home to perhaps the largest military concentration in the world, the Hampton Roads Region includes Williamsburg, Newport News, Hampton, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, and Virginia Beach.

Rich in history, brimming with natural resources and full of economic, cultural and recreational opportunity, Hampton Roads is a diverse, friendly and easy to know area. It is one of the nation’s largest Metropolitan Areas.

Positioned in southeastern Virginia where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, Hampton Roads is divided between the “Southside”—Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Smithfield, Suffolk and Virginia Beach; and the “Peninsula” — Gloucester, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, Williamsburg, James City County and York County.

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown and Cheatham Annex are located on the Peninsula adjacent to the cities of Newport News and Williamsburg. The base covers approximately 20 square miles with much of the base along the York River shoreline. Known as one of the Navy’s “explosive corridors”, Naval Weapons Station Yorktown provides ordnance logistics, technical, supply and related services to the Atlantic Fleet.

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown is home to 37 tenant commands which include:  Naval Munitions Command, the Naval Ophthalmic Support and Training Activity, the Marine Corps Second Fleet Anti-Terrorism Security Team, Fleet Industrial Supply Center Detachment, Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Group, Naval Expeditionary Medical Support Command, and Navy Cargo Handling Battalion One.

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown Website
Links to commonly used military sites
Local Area Information


You will find many wonderful housing options available near Naval Weapons Station Yorktown/Cheatham Annex.  If you are searching for a home near Naval Weapons Station Yorktown, areas you may want to consider include Williamsburg, Newport News, Hampton, York County and Poquoson. If you would like to learn more about each of these cities, simply click on the links provided.

• Hampton, Virginia
• James City County, Virginia
• Newport News, Virginia
• Poquoson, Virginia
• Williamsburg, Virginia
• York County, Virginia

Understanding that information on area schools may be an important component of your home search, we have provided the following links so that you can explore what each school division has to offer:

• Comprehensive information regarding Virginia’s schools is available on the Department of Education website.
• If you wish to view a particular school’s report card, you can search by school division by following this link.
• Great information for military families who will have children attending a school in Virginia:

With an unemployment rate of 6.1%, Hampton Roads offers a wide variety of employment opportunities. Many employers will post career opportunities on,, and the Virginia Employment Commission website.

Major employers and the cities in which they are located are listed below:
Alcoa-Howmet (Hampton)
Amerigroup Corporation (Virginia Beach)
Anheuser-Bush/Inbev (Williamsburg)
BAE Systems (Norfolk)
Bank of America (Norfolk)
Bon Secours Health System (Norfolk)
Canon Virginia (Newport News)
Chesapeake Regional Medical Center (Chesapeake)
Colonial Williamsburg (Williamsburg)
College of William & Mary (Williamsburg)
Dollar Tree Stores (Chesapeake)
Dominion Enterprises (Chesapeake)
Eastern Virginia Medical School (Norfolk)
FHC Health Systems (Norfolk)
GEICO Direct (Virginia Beach)
Measurement Specialties Incorporated (Hampton)
NASA Langley Research Center (Hampton)
Newport News Shipbuilding (Newport News)
Old Dominion University (Norfolk)
Portfolio Recovery Associates (Norfolk)
QVC (Chesapeake & Suffolk)
Riverside Health System (Williamsburg/Newport News)
Smithfield Foods (Smithfield)
STIHL Inc. (Virginia Beach)
Tenneco Corporation (Chesapeake)

Click Here for a more complete listing of Hampton Roads Employers.

You will find many options available if you are traveling through the Hampton Roads Region. From a robust interstate system, to passenger trains and light rail, we have it all. For additional information on travel options throughout the region:

• Hampton Roads Transit
• Amtrak
• The Tide
• Hampton Roads Transportation – Airlines, Bus Routes, and More


There are many exciting things to see and do near the Naval Weapons Station Yorktown. Points of interest include:
• Busch Gardens
• Water Country USA
• Colonial Williamsburg
• Williamsburg Winery
• Ferguson Center for the Performing Arts
• Virginia Air and Space Museum
• Virginia Living Museum
• Yorktown Victory Center

Click here for a listing of current events.
Whether it is employment in the area, school information, housing options, or great things to see and do - let us help you explore what the Hampton Roads area has to offer.

Tags: NWS Yorktown

Brokers Serving this base

Howard Hanna William E. Wood (VA-NC)

Proudly serving Southeastern VA military families since 1972

Military Markets Served:
Chesapeake, VA

Naval Weapons Station Yorktown Homes for Sale

Find homes in Yorktown, Virginia

Search Homes Now

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Brokers cover 254 bases. Click here for a full list of military installations.

Largest US Military Bases:   Camp Lejeune Military Move | Camp Mabry Military Move | Charles Melvin Price Support Center Military Move | Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station Military Move | Corry Station Military Move | Creech Air Force Base Military Move | Davis Monthan AFB Military Move | Eglin AFB Military Move | Fort Benning Military Move | Fort Carson Military Move | Fort Drum Military Move | Fort Huachuca Military Move | Fort Jackson Military Move | Fort Lee Military Move | Great Lakes Naval Training Center Military Move | Hanscom AFB Military Move | Hunter Army Airfield Military Move | Hurlburt Field Military Move | Joint Base Cape Cod Military Move | Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam Military Move | Lee County VA Healthcare Center Military Move | Lemoore NAS Military Move | Luke AFB Military Move | Macdill AFB Military Move | Mayport Naval Station Military Move | MCAS Cherry Point Military Move | MCBH Kaneohe Bay Camp H.M. Smith Military Move | McEntire Joint National Guard Base Military Move | NAS Pensacola Military Move | NAS Whiting Field Military Move | Natick Soldier Systems Command Military Move | National Ground Intelligence Center Military Move | Naval Shipyard Portsmouth Military Move | Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay Military Move | Nellis AFB Military Move | Pensacola Naval Hospital Military Move | Peterson AFB Military Move | Robins AFB Military Move | Schofield Barracks Fort Shafter Military Move | Schriever AFB Military Move | Scott AFB Military Move | Shaw AFB Military Move | Travis AFB Military Move | Tripler Army Medical Center Military Move | US Air Force Academy Military Move | US Army JAG Legal Center and School Military Move | White Sands Missile Range Military Move | Wright Patterson AFB Military Move |

Military on the Move® Members:   Alfa Realty | ARC Realty | Arizona Best Real Estate | Baird & Warner | Beiser Realty, LLC | Beverly-Hanks & Associates | Blanchard & Calhoun Real Estate | Bluewater Real Estate | Cloud Real Estate | Coco, Early, and Associates | Crossroads Realty, Inc. | Crowne Realty, LLC | CRYE-LEIKE, Realtors of Arkansas, Inc. | Dale Sorensen Real Estate- Indialantic | Fickling & Company, Inc. - Warner Robins Branch | Foxfire Realty, Inc. | GARDNER, REALTORS | Howard Hanna Real Estate Services (OH-MI) | Howard Hanna Real Estate Services (PA-NY-WV-MD) | Howard Hanna William E. Wood (VA-NC) | Huff Realty | J.P. Weigand & Sons, Inc. | Jack Conway & Co. Inc. | JBGoodwin, REALTORS | Jim Maloof Realtor | Lawrence-Arendall-Humphries Real Estate, Inc. | Levin and Rinke Resort Realty | Lewith & Freeman Real Estate | Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. | McEnearney Associates, Inc. | Montague, Miller & Co. Realtors | Nancy Chandler Associates | National Realty of Brevard Inc. | Neuse Realty | Northwood Realty Services | Perry and Co. | Realty USA Central New York | Residential Properties Ltd. | Roberts Brothers Inc. | Semonin Realtors | Steinborn & Associates Real Estate | Stovall Realtors | Strano & Associates | The Premier Property Group | Tina Bilazarian Inc. | Townsend Real Estate | VIP Realty Group, Inc. | Watson Realty Corp. | Weichert Realtors, Coastal Properties | Weichert REALTORS- The Space Place | Weichert, REALTORS® - Yates & Associates | Weidel REALTORS |

Directory:  Sitemap | Disclaimer | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy