Bluegrass Army Depot

Richmond, Kentucky

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Blue Grass Army Depot (BGAD) is a U.S. Army storage facility for conventional munitions and chemical weapons. The facility is located in east central Kentucky, southeast of the cities of Lexington and Richmond, Kentucky. The 14,494-acre site, composed mainly of open fields and wooded areas, is used for munitions storage, repair of general supplies, and the disposal of munitions. The installation is used for the storage of conventional explosive munitions as well as assembled chemical weapons. The depot primarily is involved in industrial and related activities associated with the storage and maintenance of conventional and chemical munitions.

Population
211,063
Military Population
284
Avg. Home Price
$195,000
Avg. Monthly Rent
$893
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Richmond Juvenile Detention Home
1700 North 17th St RICHMOND, VA 23219
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Maggie L. Walker Gov. Sch.
1000 North Lombardy St RICHMOND, VA 23220
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Richmond Day Reporting Cntr
3018 West Clay St RICHMOND, VA 23230
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
Metro Richmond Alternative Ed
C/o Richmond City Public Schls RICHMOND, VA 23219
Grade
KG - 12
School Type
Public
J.e.b. Stuart Elem.
3101 Fendall Ave RICHMOND, VA 23222
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Chandler Middle
201 East Brookland Pk Blvd RICHMOND, VA 23222
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Albert Hill Middle
3400 Patterson Ave RICHMOND, VA 23221
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Amelia Street Sp. Ed.
1821 Amelia St RICHMOND, VA 23220
Grade
PK - 12
School Type
Public
Binford Middle
1701 Floyd Ave RICHMOND, VA 23220
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Blackwell Elem.
1600 Everett St RICHMOND, VA 23224
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Chimborazo Elem.
3000 East Marshall St RICHMOND, VA 23223
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Clark Springs Elem.
1101 Dance St RICHMOND, VA 23220
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
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Navy Federal Credit Union Richmond

5445 Glenside Dr
Richmond, VA 23228

Navy Federal Credit Union Colonial Heights

1082 Temple Ave
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

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Richmond, KY
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Richmond, KY
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Richmond, KY
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Cities Near Bluegrass Army Depot

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Hopewell
19.1 miles
Distance
19.1 miles
Population
22,375
Avg. Home Price
$139,400
Avg. Rent
$820
Chester
12.4 miles
Distance
12.4 miles
Population
21,355
Avg. Home Price
$211,900
Avg. Rent
$928
Colonial Heights
18.7 miles
Distance
18.7 miles
Population
17,542
Avg. Home Price
$181,300
Avg. Rent
$881
Mechanicsville
9.4 miles
Distance
9.4 miles
Population
36,991
Avg. Home Price
$229,600
Avg. Rent
$1,065
Laurel
7.6 miles
Distance
7.6 miles
Population
16,123
Avg. Home Price
$189,100
Avg. Rent
$1,002
Bon Air
5.3 miles
Distance
5.3 miles
Population
16,857
Avg. Home Price
$217,900
Avg. Rent
$1,115
Meadowbrook
6.8 miles
Distance
6.8 miles
Population
19,263
Avg. Home Price
$180,800
Avg. Rent
$936
Short Pump
11.7 miles
Distance
11.7 miles
Population
27,034
Avg. Home Price
$362,200
Avg. Rent
$1,260
Ettrick
19.9 miles
Distance
19.9 miles
Population
5,660
Avg. Home Price
$148,400
Avg. Rent
$851
Distance
5.9 miles
Population
14,235
Avg. Home Price
$144,300
Avg. Rent
$922
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