INFORMATION

Our MIlitary

Like the State of Texas, Fort Hood is big and boasts of being the largest active duty armored post in the United States Armed Forces.

Welcome

In Central Texas Welcome to the Lone Star State! Part of the Hill Country, Central Texas includes the communities of Killeen, Harker Heights, Belton, Coppera

Getting to & Around

Several highways easily link Fort Hood soldiers to the Interstate 35 corridor that connects Waco and Austin. Most travelers in the area choose to drive,

Housing & Real Estate

A low cost of living and dynamic cultural and recreational opportunities contribute to a high quality of life in Central Texas not often found i

Employment & Economy

Stretching from San Marcos to Waco along the Interstate 35 corridor that runs from Mexico to Canada, Central Texas is home to some of the

Health Care

There are many health care services in Central Texas for military, civilians and veterans, though implementation of the Affordable Care Act has changed established insurance

Family Resources

Picking up from one place and moving to another is always a hassle, especially when kids and pets are involved. Knowing whom to call or

Education & Academics

Finding the right schools and educational opportunities for each family member is an important part of any move. This chapter outlines Central Texas’ public school

Living

There is more to Texas than just BBQ, rodeos and country music. Sure, you’ll find that at the annual rodeo events held in Belton but

NEWS

Fort Hood Tax Center

The Tax Center is open Monday - Friday, from 0930-1700, with extended hours until 1900 on Thursdays. To make an appointment, call 254-288-7995 or 254-287-3294 .

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