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Fort Benning is a United States Army base straddling the Alabama-Georgia border next to Columbus, Georgia. Fort Benning supports more than 120,000 active-duty military, family members, reserve component soldiers, retirees, and civilian employees on a daily basis. It is a power projection platform, and possesses the capability to deploy combat-ready forces by air, rail, and highway. Fort Benning is the home of the United States Army Maneuver Center of Excellence, the United States Army Armor School, United States Army Infantry School, the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (formerly known as the School of the Americas), elements of the 75th Ranger Regiment, 3rd Brigade Ð 3rd Infantry Division, and many other additional tenant units.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.
Check Out These Schools In Your Area!
Private or Public? Distance or Quality? Will it be safe? Will the bus pick them up?
Muscogee Youth Development Center
|KG - 12||7700 Chattsworth Rd Midland, GA 31820||Public|
New Mountain Hill Elementary School
|PK - 4||33 Mountain Hill Rd Fortson, GA 31808||Public|
Blackmon Road Middle School
|6 - 8||7251 Blackmon Rd Columbus, GA 31909||Public|
Shaw High School
|9 - 12||7579 Raider Way Columbus, GA 31909||Public|
Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy
|PK - 5||1400 1st Ave Columbus, GA 31901||Public|
Marshall Middle School
|6 - 8||1830 Shepherd Dr Columbus, GA 31906||Public|
Fort Middle School
|6 - 8||2900 Woodruff Farm Rd Columbus, GA 31907||Public|
Hardaway High School
|9 - 12||2901 College Dr Columbus, GA 31906||Public|
Double Churches Elementary School
|PK - 5||1213 Double Churches Rd Columbus, GA 31904||Public|
Rothschild Middle School
|6 - 8||1136 Hunt Ave Columbus, GA 31907||Public|
Richards Middle School
|6 - 8||2892 Edgewood Rd Columbus, GA 31906||Public|
Muscogee Elementary School
|PK - 5||3900 Baker Plaza Dr Columbus, GA 31903||Public|
Military Banking Locations
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Navy Federal Credit Union Columbus5550 Whittlesey Blvd Ste 820
Columbus, GA 31909
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Cities Near Fort Benning
Not everyone wants to live as close to base as possible, check out these surrounding cities.
|City||Distance||Population||Avg. Home Price||Avg. Monthly Rent|
|Cusseta-Chattahoochee County||12.5 miles||11,846||$66,400||$1,212|
|Phenix City||9.4 miles||35,753||$124,100||$733|
|Smiths Station||12.9 miles||5,095||$134,500||$809|
|Waverly Hall||14.6 miles||1,032||$120,800||$955|
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