Mercer County, Kentucky Basics:

Mercer County Kentucky - Government Site

Population: 21,336
Area: 249 square miles
County seat: Harrodsburg
Area code(s) in use: 859
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 83.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
Median household income: $44,431
Persons in poverty: 16.6%
Home ownership rate: 74.1%
Mean travel time to work: 24.9 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Anderson  Boyle  Garrard  Jessamine  Washington  Woodford  

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Map of the Mercer County area

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

Places in Mercer County, Kentucky

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Harold Reynolds Airport, Harrodsburg-Mercer County Airport

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Chapman Bend

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Brooklyn Bridge, Kissing Bridge

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Burgin Fire Department, Cornishville Fire Department, Dixville Volunteer Fire Department, Harrodsburg Fire Department, Mercer Central Fire Department, Mercer County Emergency Medical Services, Mercer County Fire Protection District Station 12 McAfee, Mercer County Fire Protection District Station 3 Cornishville Storage, Mercer County Fire Protection District Station 6 Burgin Storage, Salvisa Fire Department, Terrapin Fire Station

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Adkinson Cemetery, Berea Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Bethel Church Cemetery, Burgin Cemetery, Burgin Memorial Gardens, Carpenter Cemetery, Cog Hill Cemetery, Deep Creek Cemetery, Ebenezer Church Cemetery, Grapevine Cemetery, Hawkins Cemetery, Hopewell Church Cemetery, Kirkwood Cemetery, Mayo Church Cemetery, Mount Hebron Cemetery, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, New Providence Cemetery, Oakland Cemetery, Patterson Family Cemetery, Proctor Cemetery, Robinson Road Cemetery, Rose Grove Cemetery, Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Sallee Cemetery, Spring Hill Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Salvisa Census Designated Place

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Antioch United Methodist Church (historical), Benton Church, Berea Church, Bethel Church, Braxton Baptist Church (historical), Bruners Chapel, Calvary Church, Deep Creek Baptist Church, Ebenezer Church of Christ (historical), Grapevine Church, Hopewell Baptist Church, Joseph Chapel Methodist Church, Kirkwood Baptist Church, Laurel Hill Church (historical), Mount Hebron United Methodist Church, Mount Zion Church (historical), Mud Meetinghouse, New Providence Church, New Providence Presbyterian Church (historical), Oakland Methodist Church (historical), Petersburg Church (historical), Pioneer Church, Salem Church (historical), Shakertown Church, Shawnee Run Baptist Church, Soul Sleepers Church (historical), Unity Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Cogers Ferry (historical), Cummins Ferry (historical), Shaker Ferry (historical), Warwick Ferry (historical)

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Dix Dam, Lock Number 6

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James B Haggin Memorial Hospital

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Ashleys Camp, Barney V Brewer Mill (historical), Bradshaws Camp, Brewers Mill (historical), Burgin Railroad Station (historical), Cane Run Camp, Chimney Rock Camp, Curry Railroad Station (historical), Daniel Brewers Mill (historical), Forsythe Mill (historical), Hagers Camp, Harrodsburg Junction (historical), Jackson Railroad Station (historical), John W. Finnells Mill (historical), Judd Siding, Kingfish Camp, McAfee Railroad Station (historical), McAfee Station (historical), Mercer County Alms House (historical), Mercer County Fairgrounds, Mundys Ferry (historical), Rose Camp, Rose Hill, Salvisa Railroad Station (historical), Vanarsdell Railroad Station (historical), Verchamp Railroad Station (historical)

  Military     show all on map

National Guard Armory Harrodsburg

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Old Fort Harrod State Park, Salt River Park, Young Park

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Battle (historical), Bellevue (historical), Bohon, Bondville, Braxton, Bruners Chapel (historical), Burgin, Bushtown, Bushtown, Cane Hurst (historical), Cornishville, Cummins Ferry (historical), Curry (historical), Deep Creek, Dixville, Dugansville, Duncan, Dunnlora (historical), Ebenezer, Edgewood (historical), Fairview (historical), Grapevine (historical), Harrodsburg, Hickory Grove (historical), Hilltop (historical), Jackson, Kirkwood, Laurel Hill (historical), Liberty (historical), Lucto (historical), Lucton (historical), Lynnwood (historical), Maple Lawn (historical), Maplewood (historical), Mayo, McAfee, McGary Station (historical), Nevada, Oakland (historical), Oregon, Perryville Tollgate (historical), Riverview Estates, Salvisa, Shakertown, Shawnee Run (historical), Stewart, Stringtown, Talmage, Terrapin, Vanarsdell, Wilson Station (historical), Woodlawn (historical)

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Alford Post Office (historical), Bac Post Office (historical), Bestonia Post Office (historical), Bohon Post Office (historical), Bondville Post Office (historical), Braxton Post Office (historical), Cane Run Post Office (historical), Cornishville Post Office (historical), Counter Post Office (historical), Dix River Post Office (historical), Dugansville Post Office (historical), Duncan Post Office (historical), Ebenezer Post Office (historical), Floyd Post Office (historical), Kirkwood Post Office (historical), Mayo Post Office (historical), McAfee Post Office (historical), Nevada Post Office (historical), Pleasant Hill Post Office (historical), Rose Hill Post Office (historical), Stewart Post Office (historical), Talmage Post Office (historical), Vanarsdell Post Office (historical)

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Black School, Burgin Independent Schools, Cornishville School (historical), Fairview School (historical), McAfee School, Moores School (historical), Rose Hill High School, Salvisa School, Shakertown School

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Cove Spring, Fountaine Bleau, Shawnee Run Spring, Shawnee Springs, The Big Spring

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Cane Run, Carmichael Branch, Cedar Branch, Deep Creek, Dix River, Dry Fork, East Fork Town Creek, Fallis Run, Goose Creek, Grapevine Creek, Hayden Creek, Indian Creek, Johnsons Creek, Landing Run, Little Indian Creek, Lyons Branch, Phil Williams Run, Russell Branch, Shaker Creek, Shawnee Run, Spring Branch, Town Creek, Trace Branch, Walkers Branch, Wilson Creek

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Laurel Hill

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WHBN-AM (Harrodsburg), WHBN-FM (Harrodsburg),

Mercer County, Kentucky Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteMercer County White population 19,99219,991  
BlackMercer County Black population 811810
MixedMercer County Mixed population 363362
AsianMercer County Asian population 107106
American IndianMercer County American Indian population 6464
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderMercer County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 2121

Additional population tables :
State population table
Kentucky population by county