Bell County is located in Central Texas in the region known as the Texas Hill Country. The region combines natural beauty with a small town charm and culture. The population of Bell County is 310,325 according to the 2010 Census making it one of the larger counties in the state.
Ford Hood is located in Bell County which has the capacity for 50,000 troops. It is one of the larger bases in the country.
Bell County is conveniently located on the I-35 corridor. In addition to Ford Hood, it is home to many other industries and businesses including railroads, world class medical facilities and several colleges.
Killeen, Texas is the largest city in Bell County and is the adjacent city to Fort Hood. As such, its economy is quite dependent on Fort Hood and the soldiers/families stationed there.