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Fort Knox is a United States Army post in Kentucky south of Louisville and north of Elizabethtown. It is also the site of the United States Bullion Depository, which is used to house a large portion of the United States' official gold reserves. The 109,000 acre (170 sq mi, 441 km²) base covers parts of Bullitt, Hardin, and Meade counties. It currently holds the Army Human Resources Center of Excellence to include the Army Human Resources Command. For 60 years, Fort Knox was the home of the U.S. Army Armor Center and the U.S. Army Armor School (now moved to Fort Benning), and was used by both the Army and the Marine Corps to train crews on the M1 Abrams main battle tank. The history of the U.S. Army's Cavalry and Armored forces, and of General George S. Patton's career, is located at the General George Patton Museum on the grounds of Fort Knox.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Fort Knox in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Fort Knox like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Bloomington also deserves a visit. Add Bloomington to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Louisville Mega Cavern, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, Kentucky Derby Museum. To reach Fort Knox, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Monroe County Airport. Tour packages of Fort Knox are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Fort Knox*

  • Pollution Statistics in Fort Knox

    Know the pollution level of Fort Knox before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Fort Knox - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Fort Knox

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Fort Knox

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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