Fort Knox, KY Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Information 
    BAH - Basic Allowance For Housing
     is provided by the military to help active service members with housing costs, and can be used for either on- or off-post housing.

    The Housing Services Office (HSO) will be your first point of contact when you receive moving orders, and provides services that will help you with referrals, relocation assistance, guidance for entering a lease agreement and tenant-landlord disputes..

    • Fort Knox HSO can be reached at (502) 624-3669.
    Fort Knox On Post Housing  
    • Single and Unaccompanied Soldiers ranked E1-E5 are required to live on-post. Contact the Housing Division Office (502) 624-8093 / 8084 for more information.

    • On-post housing for Fort Knox is privatized. To check available housing for your pay grade and family size, contact Winn Companies (502) 378-3708. They offer 2-4 bedroom apartments with varying amenities, such as: washer/dyer hookup, central AC, all kitchen appliances and more. Community amenities include: basketball court, fitness center and kids park. 

    Fort Knox, KY Off Post Housing

    805 Upper Colesburg Rd. 4 Bed / 2 Bath / 2,600 Sq.Ft. / $227,000 | Home for Sale 12 miles from Wilson Gate

    Surrounding Areas
    The small city of Radcliff has a population of about 22,000 and is adjacent to Fort Knox. Off post housing can be found in Radcliff and smaller communities of Vine Grove, Flaherty, Brandenburg, or the larger city of Elizabethtown. The average commute in the area is about 20 minutes. Louisville is about 45 minutes north of Fort Knox and is Kentucky's largest city. It is perhaps best known for the Kentucky Derby horse race and a major manufacturer of bourbon. The cities close to Fort Knox are: Bardstown, West Point, Fairdale, Muldraugh, Irvington, Brooks, Lebanon Junction, Shepherdsville, Vine Grove, Elizabethtown, and Radcliff.
    About Fort Knox
    Fort Knox is home to the Army Human Resources Center of Excellence as well as the United States Army Cadet Command and the United States Army Accessions Command. The U.S. Army Armor School is used by both Army and Marines to train soldiers on the M1 Abrams main battle tank. Fort Knox is located near Louisville, Kentucky. The United States Department of the Treasury has maintained the Bullion Depository at Fort Knox since 1937. For more information click here