Naval Air Station Everett

Updated: August 22, 2023
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    Naval Air Station Everett, Washington

    Located in Everett, Washington, 25 miles north of Seattle, Naval Station Everett’s primary role is to support U.S. Naval and Coast Guard forces, prioritizing the well-being of sailors, civilians, and their families.

    Base Operator:

    2000 W Marine View Drive
    Everett, WA 98201

    What Kind of Base is Naval Air Station Everett?

    Naval Station Everett is a homeport for a US Navy carrier strike group and sits strategically on the city’s waterfront at Puget Sound’s northeastern end. It houses seven guided-missile destroyers, a Coast Guard Keeper-class cutter, and a USCG Marine Protector-class patrol boat. Approximately 6,000 sailors and civil service personnel call this base home. The base also oversees the Navy Support Complex in Smokey Point, which offers services like a commissary, Navy Exchange, and a college.

    Naval Air Station Everett History

    Introduced under the Strategic Homeport concept, Naval Station Everett became operational on April 8, 1994, taking over from the former Naval Station Puget Sound. The USS Ingraham and USS Ford were the first ships stationed here in 1994, followed by several destroyers over the next two years. In June 2021, the Navy designated Naval Station Everett as the upcoming base for 12 Constellation-class frigates, with the USS Constellation set for delivery in 2026.

    Naval Air Station Everett Housing

    The military base offers a variety of housing options. Hunt Military Communities manages on-base housing, which includes Constitution Park in Lake Stevens accommodating  141 homes. To explore on-base housing, call the Housing Services Center at 425-304-3402.

    Off-base housing is also available in the surrounding areas, providing additional options for thosewho prefer to live outside the base.

    How to Apply For Housing

    Submit the completed D.D. Form 1746, along with your current orders, Emergency Data Record, and other requisite forms. Send these materials and visit the local HSC within 30 days of your arrival to activate your application.

    PCS and TDY Lodging

    Navy Lodge, at 14320 45th Avenue NE, offers accommodations for TDY and PCS personnel. To book, call 800-628-9466 or 360-653-6390.

    Considerations for your stay include:

    – The Navy Lodge operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, ensuring availability for all personnel.
    – Pet-friendly rooms are available, but it’s advisable to confirm this when booking as there may be limitations.
    – Other amenities and services can be found on their website,

    What is the BAH for Naval Air Station Everett?

    Check to see what the Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is in Washington.


    Military Housing Area: WA307

    Grade With Dependents Without Dependents
    E01 $2,349 $1,809
    E02 $2,349 $1,809
    E03 $2,349 $1,809
    E04 $2,349 $1,809
    E05 $2,505 $2,055
    E06 $2,799 $2,205
    E07 $2,958 $2,352
    E08 $3,129 $2,568
    E09 $3,300 $2,649
    W01 $2,820 $2,307
    W02 $3,030 $2,565
    W03 $3,240 $2,658
    W04 $3,327 $2,835
    W05 $3,429 $2,994
    O01E $2,988 $2,499
    O02E $3,207 $2,631
    O03E $3,339 $2,790
    O01 $2,547 $2,190
    O02 $2,796 $2,454
    O03 $3,234 $2,691
    O04 $3,462 $2,964
    O05 $3,624 $3,066
    O06 $3,654 $3,225
    O07 $3,684 $3,276

    For more information, look at BAH rates by state or calculate your exact BAH rate.

    Naval Air Station Everett Surrounding Area

    Nestled between Puget Sound and the Cascades, Naval Station Everett offers stunning views and outdoor activities. Seattle, a roughly 45 minute drive away, boasts cultural sites like Pike Place Market and the Space Needle. Additionally, ferries connect to the San Juan Islands and Olympic Peninsula, known for their natural wonders.


    David R. Ray Branch Medical Clinic in Everett caters to on-post medical needs from Monday to Friday. For emergencies, seek care off-base in local hospitals.


    The Naval Station Everett offers two  Child Development Center centers. Below are the two facilities:

    • Everett Family Child Care Program offers full-day care, 24/7 care, and extended care for infant, pre-toddler, preschool and toddler aged children.
    • Everett Child Development Center offers full-day care for infant, pre-toddler, preschool and toddler aged children.Special programs:

    Please note that care is based on a different priority levels.


    To determine your child’s school, reach out to the School Liaison Officer at 425-304-3688. Schools are part of the Snohomish County School District, which covers several nearby cities, including Everett. For registration, you’ll typically need proof of residency, immunization records, and past school records. For further details, contact the School Liaison Program.

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