Fort Knox, Kentucky

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Population in 2010: 10,124. Population change since 2000: -18.2%
Males: 6,108  (60.3%)
Females: 4,016  (39.7%)
Median resident age:  22.6 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40121.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,019 (it was $34,020 in 2000)
Fort Knox:

$51,019
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,087 (it was $12,410 in 2000)

Fort Knox CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $123,900 (it was $73,800 in 2000)
Fort Knox:

$123,900
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $167,119; Detached houses: $179,175; Townhouses or other attached units: $153,242; In 2-unit structures: $152,380; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,414; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,059; Mobile homes: $42,101

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,058.

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  • Races in Fort Knox, KY (2013)

    Fort Knox races chart
    • 6,32458.9%White alone
    • 2,07019.3%Black alone
    • 1,47713.8%Hispanic
    • 5094.7%Two or more races
    • 2882.7%Asian alone
    • 410.4%American Indian alone
    • 110.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

Races in Fort Knox detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fort Knox: 91.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (20.1%), Irish (10.1%), English (7.0%), United States (5.0%), Italian (4.4%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 20.9 square miles.

Population density: 484 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Knox, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Knox:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.9%
  • Unemployed: 16.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Knox CDP:

  • Never married: 36.0%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 0.2%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

544 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.3% Asia).

This place:

5.1%
Kentucky:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,981 (1.5%)

Fort Knox satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (26.3 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (287.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Flaherty, KY (1.7 miles ), Muldraugh, KY (1.8 miles ), Radcliff, KY (2.2 miles ), Vine Grove, KY (2.4 miles ), West Point, KY (2.6 miles ), Doe Valley, KY (3.0 miles ), Laconia, IN (3.4 miles) , Ekron, KY (3.4 miles) .

Latitude: 37.89 N, Longitude: 85.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +12,606 (+117.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 5,103 (96.3%)

Fort Knox household income distribution Fort Knox home values distribution

Fort Knox tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (47%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Business and financial operations occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Fort Knox: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fort Knox, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fort Knox-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Fort Knox place center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Knox-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 110.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 112.7 miles away from Fort Knox center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 121.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 109.5 miles away from Fort Knox center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 124.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hardin County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Knox topographic map

Birthplace of: Steve Jameson - Artist, Mike Doughty - Singer-songwriter, Becky Ann Baker - Actor, C. J. Mosley (defensive lineman) - Football defensive lineman, Cecil Collins (American football) - Player of football, Joey Sindelar - Professional golfer, John N. Abrams - Army General, Larry Gilbert - Professional golfer, Mykel Hawke - Actor, Randolph Bresnik - Astronaut.

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Knox:

  • DAVITA - RADCLIFF DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; RADCLIFF, KY)
  • NORTH HARDIN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RADCLIFF, KY)
  • LINCOLN TRAIL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM (Hospital, about 8 miles away; RADCLIFF, KY)
  • FMC - OF HARDIN COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • MEDCO CENTER OF BRANDENBURG (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BRANDENBURG, KY)
  • SURGICAL CENTER OF ELIZABETHTOWN (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)

Airports located in Fort Knox:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Knox:

  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 15 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,762)
  • University of Louisville (about 26 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Bellarmine University (about 27 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 28 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Sullivan University (about 28 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 30 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 33 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)

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Notable locations in Fort Knox: Tip Top Station (A), Tip Top (B), United States Bullion Depository (C), Golf Course (D), Anderson Golf Course (E), Fort Knox Fire Department (F), The Armor Center (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fort Knox include: Godman Chapel (A), Hilltop Chapel (B), Prichard Chapel (C), Eisenhower Chapel (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Calvin Cemetery (1), Hart Cemetery (2), Bleakley Cemetery (3), Stithon Cemetery (4), Sutherland Cemetery (5), Davis Cemetery (6), Montgomery Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Tobacco Leaf Lake (A), Dickerson Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gander Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Fort Knox include: Heard Park (1), Cornwell Field (2), Turret Field (3), Thorne Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Cavalry Armor Foundation (Historical Places & Services; 133 Gold Vault Road) (1), Gabby's Embss (Amusement & Theme Parks; 708 Spearhead Division A) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Economy Suites (230 Dixie Street) (1), Golden Manor Motel (324 North Dixie Highway) (2), Fort Knox Lodge Motel (518 Wilson Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hardin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 104. This is worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.440. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 7.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.50
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.59
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.7%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.1% for Black residents, 14.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  91.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
2,013 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
2,614 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000
158 people in military disciplinary barracks in 2000

Fort Knox compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Fort Knox (2011 data):

  • Armed Forces Bank, National Association: Community Center Branch, Armor School Branch, Fort Knox Px Branch. Info updated 2010/12/16: Bank assets: $1,839.7 mil, Deposits: $1,387.5 mil, headquarters in Fort Leavenworth, KS, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fort Knox, Kentucky:

  • Ihg Army Hotels - Steindam 2602, 2602 10th Armored Division Rd, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Craig 2449, 2449 Brave Rifles Regiment Ave, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Steindam 2605, 2605 10th Armored Division Rd, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Steindam 2604, 2604 10th Armored Division Rd, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Steindam 2603, 2603 10th Armored Division Rd, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Knierim 856, 856 Ireland Ave, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Steindam 2606, 2606 10th Armored Division Rd, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • Ihg Army Hotels - Steindam 2607, 2607 10th Armored Division Rd, Fort Knox, KY 40121 , Phone: (502) 943-1835, Fax: (502) 942-8752
  • 11 other hotels and motels
All 19 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fort Knox, Kentucky

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Kentucky average:

12.3

Fort Knox travel time to work - commute Fort Knox mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fort Knox CDP (based on Hardin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant36,503114
Catholic6,9866
Mainline Protestant4,99326
Other1,3634
Black Protestant4393
None55,259-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Hardin County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Hardin County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Hardin County:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 57
Here:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Hardin County:

30.3%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.6%
State:

15.9%

10.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.90%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,975 average AGI)
Hardin County:

0.42%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, KY  0.72% ($30,227 average AGI)
from Meade County, KY  0.45% ($31,017)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.41% ($88,686)


11.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.33%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

0.40% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,551 average AGI)
Hardin County:

0.40%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, KY  1.17% ($33,234 average AGI)
to Meade County, KY  0.69% ($35,356)
to Larue County, KY  0.41% ($29,150)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Knox:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLCR (1470 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: LCR PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIEL (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Knox:

  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLVK (105.5 FM; FORT KNOX, KY; Owner: BIG CAT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WULF (94.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS - 94.3, LLC)
  • WMMG-FM (93.5 FM; BRANDENBURG, KY; Owner: MEADE COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRZI (101.5 FM; VINE GROVE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTHX (107.3 FM; LEBANON JUNCTION, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WKMO (106.3 FM; HODGENVILLE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Knox:

  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Fort Knox fatal accident list:

Feb 20, 1993 02:30 AM, Bullion, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 7, 1992 11:40 PM, Bullion Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 27, 1985 12:45 AM, Hellonwhee, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1984 03:10 AM, 7th Armor, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 1983 10:35 PM, 7th Armor, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 21, 1983 09:45 AM, Main Range, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 125m410ftTotal length
  • $5,565,000Total costs
  • 87,109Total average daily traffic
  • 4,598Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 91970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fort Knox, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fort Knox)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 37.894722 Lon: -85.956444, Call Sign: WQHA865
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/14/2007, Expiration Date: 06/14/2017, Certifier: Richard Riccardi
    Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. Seventeenth Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (202) 828-5700, Fax: (703) 812-0468, Email:
  • Lat: 37.894722 Lon: -85.956444, Call Sign: WQML264
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/10/2010, Expiration Date: 09/10/2020, Certifier: Richard Riccardi
    Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. Seventeenth Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (202) 828-5700, Fax: (703) 812-0468, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Snow Mountain, On Snow Mountain, 4 Km W Of (Lat: 37.899167 Lon: -86.000944), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WPQZ587
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.306 MHz, 941.306 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2010, Expiration Date: 12/18/2020, Certifier: Vincent J Heuser
    Registrant: Nolin Recc, 411 Ring Road, Elizabethtown, KY 42701, Phone: (270) 765-6153, Email:
  • Lebanon Junction, Yano Range (Lat: 37.815833 Lon: -85.780278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 126.5 m, Call Sign: WQNU938
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6615.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/03/2011, Expiration Date: 06/03/2021, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive, Ms:a-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:
  • Garrett, State Road 44 (092010 / Fort Knox) (Lat: 37.854278 Lon: -86.100889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.4 m, Call Sign: WQOB959
    Assigned Frequencies: 11645.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/08/2011, Expiration Date: 08/08/2021, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:
  • Fort Knox, 7561 Dixie Street (Lat: 37.883000 Lon: -85.942528), Type: Tank, Structure height: 46.6 m, Overall height: 47.9 m, Call Sign: WQOD355
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2011, Expiration Date: 08/18/2021, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:
  • Fort Knox II, 120 Fisher Court (Lat: 37.887722 Lon: -85.978111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 47.6 m, Overall height: 52.8 m, Call Sign: WQOD356
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2011, Expiration Date: 08/18/2021, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:
  • Fort Knox III, 7101 South Carolina Street (Lat: 37.900278 Lon: -85.925972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQOD357
    Assigned Frequencies: 11525.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2011, Expiration Date: 08/18/2021, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:
  • Fort Knox IV, 5899 Jamison Street (Lat: 37.908889 Lon: -85.990556), Type: Tank, Structure height: 31.4 m, Overall height: 37.2 m, Call Sign: WQOD359
    Assigned Frequencies: 11605.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2011, Expiration Date: 08/18/2021, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Knox)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CONSOLIDATED VULTEE SNV-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: P&W WJR-B-S-T (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55853 , Serial Number: 79626, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): Donald B Persons, Armored School, Fort Knox, KY 40121

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$55,170
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.00
Most common first names in Fort Knox, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James562.6 years
Robert562.8 years
William560.4 years
Henry361.6 years
Paul374.7 years
Richard345.3 years
Vernon373.3 years
Donald253.0 years
Donna264.0 years
Frances258.5 years
Most common last names in Fort Knox, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown261.1 years
Harris252.0 years
Bradford292.9 years
Collins246.0 years
Holt238.0 years
Caywood280.5 years
Edwards259.1 years
Encina293.0 years
Mayfield273.0 years
Mcdaniel255.5 years
Businesses in Fort Knox, KY
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1GNC1
Burger King2Tim Hortons1
FedEx1UPS2

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