What do Cracker Jacks, History & Shopping have in common? It's Spring & there are plenty of things to do in Augusta. 1. Augusta Green Jackets Minor League Baseball Team In Augusta, GA, It’s not unusual to hear your kids say or sing “take me out to the ballgame…” It's spring, and the GreenJackets are ready to play ball! Within the ballpark, there are plenty of things to do in Augusta. American Family Insurance hosts a Saturday Family Night with national entertainment acts suitable for children/families, giveaways and a baseball game every Saturday night during the season. On Sundays, all child... read more
Fort Gordon - On and Off Base Information
Fort Gordon (Ft.) Housing and Information:
Location: Fort Gordon is located just a few miles southwest of the city of Augusta, Georgia in Richmond County, GA. We are also 138 miles from the charm of Charleston, South Carolina, 211 miles from the beaches, entertainment, and golf courses of Myrtle Beach, and 122 miles from the historic streets of Savannah.
Fort Gordon is a large, multi-mission, multi-service military installation providing base services and support across a wide spectrum of training, operational and Soldier sustainment needs. The installation supports Army and Department of Defense organizations and activities performing regional and world-wide missions including communications training and operations, military intelligence, cyber operations, medical and dental care, force integration, and mobilization.
Cost of Living: Moderate compared to the U.S. average
Base Operator: 706-791-0110, 312-780-0110
Area Population: Fort Gordon lies in Richmond County, which has a population of 195,844. Neighboring Columbia County has a population of 110,627. Aiken County, just across the river in South Carolina, has a population of 160,099.
Housing: Fort Gordon has approximately 1000 family housing units. All family housing is privatized and operated by Balfour Beatty Communities. For more information call 706-772-7041.
307 Chamberlain Avenue
Fort Gordon, GA 30905
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