Nicholas County, Kentucky Basics:

Nicholas County Kentucky - Government Site

Population: 7,034
Area: 195 square miles
County seat: Carlisle
Area code(s) in use: 859
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 76.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
Median household income: $41,832
Persons in poverty: 16.3%
Home ownership rate: 77.6%
Mean travel time to work: 31.1 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bath  Bourbon  Fleming  Harrison  Robertson  

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Map of the Nicholas County area

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

Places in Nicholas County, Kentucky

  Bends     show all on map

The Bend of Licking

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Fishback Bridge, Jackstown Bridge, Licking River Bridge

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Carlisle City Fire Department, Nicholas County Volunteer Fire Department

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Bethlehem Cemetery, Bramelett Cemetery, Carter Cemetery, Concord Church Cemetery, East Union Cemetery, Hayden Young Cemetery, Henryville Cemetery, Herndon Cemetery, Jewell Cemetery, Locust Grove Church Cemetery, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Needmore Church Cemetery, Rankin Cemetery, Rose Hill Church Cemetery, Salt Well Cemetery, Standiford Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Ball Hill Church, Concord Church (historical), Daton Chapel, Hildreth Church, Ishmael Church, Locust Grove Church, Mount Zion Church, Needmore Church, Oakland Mills Church, Parrish Chapel, Rose Hill Church, Stony Creek Church

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Parks Ferry (historical)

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Nicholas County Hospital

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Abners Mill (historical), Blue Licks Spring, Bowden Railroad Station (historical), Carlisle Railroad Station (historical), Cassidys Crick Mill (historical), Forest Retreat (historical), Hinkston Creek Mill (historical), Hogjaws, Lower Blue Licks, Millers Railroad Station (historical), Millers Station (historical), Myers Railroad Station (historical), North Central District 4-H Camp, Parks Mill (historical), Parks Mill Railroad Station (historical), Plummers Landing (historical), Salt Well, The Old Wash Place (historical), Tuckers Mill (historical)

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Blue Licks Battlefield State Park, Clay Wildlife Management Area

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Barefoot, Barterville, Carlisle, East Union, Ellisville, Headquarters, Hickory Ridge (historical), Hooktown, Milltown, Moorefield, Morning Glory, Myers, Pleasant Valley, Sprout, Upper Blue Licks, Weston

  Post Offices     show all on map

Abner Post Office (historical), Barefoot Post Office (historical), Barterville Post Office (historical), Blackhawk Post Office (historical), Carters Store Post Office (historical), Cassidys Crick Post Office (historical), Chapel Post Office (historical), Crayton Post Office (historical), East Union Post Office (historical), Flora Post Office (historical), Forest Retreat Post Office (historical), Headquarters Post Office (historical), Licking Post Office (historical), Marengo Post Office (historical), Miranda Post Office (historical), Moorefield Post Office (historical), Morning Glory Post Office (historical), Myersville Post Office (historical), Oakland Mills Post Office (historical), Salt Well Post Office (historical), Sprout Post Office (historical), Weston Post Office (historical)

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Lake Cannigo

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Hickory Ridge, Irish Ridge

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Banta School (historical), Barbie View School (historical), Barefoot School (historical), Barterville School (historical), Bell School (historical), Locust Grove School (historical), Moorefield School (historical), Myers School (historical), Parks School, Rose Hill School (historical), Small School (historical), Taylors Creek School (historical), Whites School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Pleasant Springs (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Big Branch, Brushy Creek, Brushy Fork, Buchanan Creek, Cane Run, Cassidy Creek, Crooked Creek, East Branch Painter Creek, East Branch Sugar Creek, East Fork Somerset Creek, Fishtrap Creek, Fleming Creek, Goose Creek, Hooktown Branch, Little Beaver Creek, Long Branch, McBrides Run, Mint Creek, North Fork Somerset Creek, Painter Creek, Plank Run, Sap Branch, Scrubgrass Creek, Somerset Creek, South Goose Creek, Stony Creek, Taylors Creek, West Branch Painter Creek, West Branch Sugar Creek, Wilbur Run

  Summits     show all on map

Gallows Hill, Poke Wagoner Hill, Rose Hill,

Nicholas County, Kentucky Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteNicholas County White population 6,9076,907  
MixedNicholas County Mixed population 5656
BlackNicholas County Black population 4949
AsianNicholas County Asian population 1414
American IndianNicholas County American Indian population 77
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderNicholas County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Kentucky population by county