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FACTS ON FORT BRAGG

Established in 1918, Fort Bragg is the largest US Army base by population.

Includes 10% of the US Army’s active component forces

Home of the 82nd Airborne Division, the US Army Special Operation Command, and the US Reserve Command

Located just 30 minutes from COMtech Business Park

Base covers 161,047 acres

Military Population comprises almost 60,000 officers and enlisted men and women

The civilian workforce on post is over 21,000

The region has over 75,000 family members of active duty military along with 95,000 military retirees and their family members.

Annual payroll is 3.5 billion

$641 million awarded annually in government contract

$10.9 billion direct and indirect annual impact on the 11 county area around Fort Bragg