NB Ventura County - Port Hueneme FAQ

Installation Info: Zip Code: 93042, Area Code: 805, DSN: 551

NBVC Port Hueneme is located on the vast Oxnard plain, northwest of Los Angeles. The coastal area of Ventura County boasts some of the finest weather available anywhere. The base itself covers more than 1,600 acres and has more than 29 miles of roads and streets and 10 miles of railroad track. Port Hueneme offers the Navys only deep water port, between San Diego and Washington. Continuing its mission today, Port Hueneme provides a homeport that furnishes training, administrative, and logistic support for Seabees in many ports around the world. The two sites are about nine miles apart.

The 1,615-acre complex 60 miles north of Los Angeles is in an area known as "The Gold Coast." The Naval Medical Clinic is available for active-duty and retired personnel and their dependants, with a wide range of services available.

We are very proud of the significant contribution of the Navy throughout more than 50-year history in Ventura County. NBVC looks ahead to the future, is proud to be at the cutting edge of the Navy s new era of shore station management, and is committed to support a diverse customer base with excellence and responsiveness.

Recreation activities on base include a bowling center, library, auto hobby center, golf, tennis, swimming and many other outdoor sports. A popular visitor attraction is the Seabee Museum, detailing the history of the Naval Construction Force. Throughout the local community there are many parks offering a wide range of activities. Oxnard State Beach Park, only four miles from the base, offers kite flying, jogging, volleyball, rollerblading and bicycling. For the sports enthusiasts, two major-league baseball stadiums -- Dodger Stadium and Edison Field -- are within driving distance, as are the arenas that are home to professional basketball and hockey teams.

As The Premier Military Relocation Network we hope you will find the information within our website comprehensive and that PCS America will be your one-stop resource for all your Port Hueneme PCS'ing needs.