Where in Texas Is the Fort Hood Military Base Located?

Where in Texas Is the Fort Hood Military Base Located?

The Fort Hood Military Base is located in Fort Hood, Texas, just outside of the city of Killeen. On a map of Texas, it's possible to find the city of Fort Hood easily: it's located nearly halfway between the cities of Waco and Austin, approximately 60 miles from each.

The precise latitude and longitude location of Fort Hood is 31-15'17'' N, 097-42'33'' W. Fort Hood is primarily located in Bell County, Texas, with some portions of the post in Coryell County. Fort Hood has a total size of 214,968 acres and has been in use by the U.S. military since 1942.