Ballard County, Kentucky Basics:

Ballard County Kentucky - Government Site

Population: 8,328
Area: 247 square miles
County seat: Wickliffe
Area code(s) in use: 270
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 81.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
Median household income: $41,989
Persons in poverty: 13.2%
Home ownership rate: 80.6%
Mean travel time to work: 21.0 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Alexander (IL)  Carlisle  Graves  Massac (IL)  McCracken  Mississippi (MO)  Pulaski (IL)  

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Map of the Ballard County area

Our detail map of Ballard County shows the Ballard County, Kentucky boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Ballard County, Kentucky

  Bends     show all on map

Barlow Bottoms, Oscar Bottoms

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Ballard County Emergency Medical Services, Bandana Volunteer Fire Department, Barlow Fire Department, Barlow Rural Fire Department, Blandville Fire Department, Kevil Fire Department, La Center Fire Department, La Center Rural Fire Department, Lovelaceville Fire Department, Wickliffe Fire Department

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Cross Slough

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Barlow Cemetery, Blank Cemetery, Criswell Cemetery, Cross Cemetery, Henderson Cemetery, Hillcrest Cemetery, Hines Cemetery, Holman Cemetery, Hook Cemetery, Hook Cemetery, Jackson Cemetery, Jenkins Cemetery, Lockhart Cemetery, Martin Cemetery, Miles Cemetery, Newman Cemetery, Newton Cemetery, Northington Cemetery, O'Donely Cemetery, Old Hazelwood Cemetery, Pace Cemetery, Pollock Cemetery, Robinson Cemetery, Skinner Cemetery, Terrell Cemetery, Vance Cemetery, Watwood Cemetery, Wickliffe Cemetery

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Bandana Census Designated Place, Lovelaceville Census Designated Place

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Grand Chain

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Antioch Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Liberty Church, Mount Pleasant Church, New Hope Church, Oak Grove Church, Ohio Valley Church, Oscar Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Valley Church, Shady Grove Church

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Dam Number 3-A, Olmstead Locks and Dam (historical)

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Beaverdam Slough, Blango Slough, Humphrey Slough, Lake Slough, Minor Slough, Mud Slough, Shawnee Creek Slough

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Cache Island

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Axe Lake, Beaverdam Lake, Brushy Pond, Buck Lake, Burnt Pond, Burnt Slough Lake, Clear Lake, Clear Pond, Colvin Lake, Cross Slough, Cypress Slough, Deep Slough, First Lake, Fish Lake, Flat Lake, Flat Pond, Goose Pond, Grassy Lake, Hunters Pond, Little Brushy Pond, Little Colvin Lake, Little Turner Lake, Long Pond, Lost Pond, Minor Lake, Prairie Lake, Sandy Slough, Second Lake, Swan Pond, Tupelo Pond, Turner Lake, Twin Lake, Twin Ponds

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Fillmore, Terrel Landing

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Ballard State Waterfowl Management Area, Ballard Wildlife Management Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Bandana, Barlow, Blandville, Ceredo, East Cairo (historical), Gage, Hinkleville, Ingleside, Kevil, La Center, Lovelaceville, Monkeys Eyebrow, Needmore, New York, Oscar, Ross Crossing, Shiloh (historical), Slater, Turner Landing, Wickliffe

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Happy Hollow Lake, Oak Lake, Shelby Lake, Turkey Lake

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Ballard Memorial School

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Billington Creek, Bone Branch, Buckheart Creek, Buckler Creek, Buzzard Creek, Cane Creek, Clanton Creek, Gar Creek, Garner Branch, Granite Branch, Hanley Creek, Hazel Creek, Hinkle Creek, Humphrey Branch, Humphrey Creek, Kelly Branch, King Creek, Little Humphrey Creek, Little Shawnee Creek, Lucy Creek, Ohio River, Redstone Creek, Shawnee Creek, Shelton Creek, Sodom Creek, Stovall Creek, Sugar Creek, West Fork Mayfield Creek

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Beelers Hill, Twin Mounds

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Butler Lake, Castor Lake, Honey Lake, Mitchell Lake

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WBCE-AM (Wickliffe), WDKA-TV (Paducah), WGKY-FM (Wickliffe), WPSD-TV (Paducah),

Ballard County, Kentucky Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteBallard County White population 7,9037,903  
BlackBallard County Black population 242241
MixedBallard County Mixed population 142141
AsianBallard County Asian population 2524
American IndianBallard County American Indian population 1716
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderBallard County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
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