Ft. McCoy Army Base
The Mission of Fort McCoy is to Underpin Readiness of the Force by Serving as a Training Center and a Support Site for Power Projection Missions. Fort McCoy has a rich history in Monroe County, being established in the early 1900's. Fort McCoy's economic impact in 2011 was $1.31 Billion, based on a Gross Multiplier Index (GMI) of 3.2 was used to calculate this estimate. The GMI reflects how many times a dollar turns over within this region.
134,645 personnel trained at Fort McCoy in FY 2011. This number includes training conducted throughout the year by all branches of the service – active and reserve component – and troops processing for mobilization/demobilization through the installation. Fort McCoy is located on 60,000 acres. GO>>>