Fort Knox, Kentucky 

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Population

9,092

-23.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$50,988

Median Home Price

$158,300

Best Places to Live in Fort Knox, Kentucky

Small town - West-central Kentucky, 45 miles south of Louisville. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Fort Knox, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Central location
-Low crime rates
Cons
-Entertainment
-Educational attainment
-Economic cycles


What Bert Has To Say About Elizabethtown-Fort Knox Metro Area

Elizabethtown, or “E-town”, is a small transportation and commercial/industrial center located at the junction of the north-south I-65 and east-west Western Kentucky Parkway, a short drive south of Louisville. There is a notable historic district in the small, mostly nondescript downtown.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Fort Knox
Zip Codes: 40121
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 708 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fort Knox is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fort Knox jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Knox's cost of living is 15.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fort Knox's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Fort Knox, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Hardin county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fort Knox's population is 9,092 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 23.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 11.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fort Knox is $158,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Fort Knox public schools spend $9,628 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Fort Knox. More Education


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Housing Market in Fort Knox

It's a good time to buy in Fort Knox. Home Appreciation is up 5.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Fort Knox Real Estate

The median home price in Fort Knox is $158,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Fort Knox   1 Reviews
What is there to do? - 7/22/2009
There is actually a lot to do, especially if you have kids! Just outside one gate you can find go-karts and mini-golf, movie theaters and plenty of restaurants to tame... Read More

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