Welcome Home to Christian County, Kentucky! We are excited to have you and your family move to our community. Christian County is home to Fort Campbell and very proud to have military families call us home. With lower property tax, housing costs 29% below the National average, and a high quality of life for residents we are sure you will find Christian County the perfect home to raise your family.
You’ve got orders-now what?
Now that you have orders to Fort Campbell, let us help you prepare for the move. Our goal is to help minimize the stress of moving somewhere new. Click here to request a free relocation packet which will give you a great overview of our community.
We know that higher educational opportunities are important to military families and Christian County is proud to host a variety of high quality institutions to help you reach your goals. Whether you are looking for a program to use your G I Bill or MYCAA we are sure you will find the perfect school that meets your educational needs.
Hopkinsville Community College
For many residents of western Kentucky and northern Tennessee, higher education begins at Hopkinsville Community College (HCC). As a true comprehensive community college, HCC provides academic and technical associate degrees; diploma and certificate programs in occupational fields; pre-baccalaureate education; adult, continuing, and developmental education; customized training for business and industry; and distance learning. At HCC, students receive quality instruction at an affordable price at a location close to home.
Murray State University
Murray State University offers a full-service office in Hopkinsville, Ky. for students enrolled in Murray State courses and programs. There are a variety of courses and programs available for students who do not have access to MSU’s Murray campus. Please feel free to contact us at any time. We have staff to provide services to all of our students, including program advising, registration and admissions.
Christian County School District
Welcome military families! Christian County Public Schools is a proud partner with Fort Campbell through the Military Child Education Coalition. As a partner, they strive to provide a quality education and a seamless transition for incoming and outgoing military students. They are proud to serve our soldiers’ children.
University Heights Academy
University Heights Academy is an independent, college preparatory school for students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. They offer many opportunities for students to achieve academically and to participate in sports and other extracurricular activities to help develop the whole child and prepare students for success in college and success in life.
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School operates a preschool program for four year olds and provides instruction for grades K-8. The school follows the religious and educational policies outlined in the Handbook for Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Owensboro. Additionally, the school complies with all regulations and accreditation requirements for the State of Kentucky. Separate classes for art, music/choir, library, computer, and physical education are also provided. Students have the opportunity to take private music lessons in piano, guitar, and violin/strings. All teachers are certified.
The mission of Heritage Christian Academy is to provide academic excellence based on Biblical principles while enhancing the Christ centered family and strengthening the local churches. They are committed to equip each student intellectually, socially, physically, and spiritually with excellence, and to educate caring, contributing members of the body of Christ and of society. Heritage serves students K3 through 12th grade.