Perry County, Kentucky Basics:

Perry County Kentucky - Government Site

Population: 28,283
Area: 340 square miles
County seat: Hazard
Area code(s) in use: 606
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 68.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
Median household income: $32,676
Persons in poverty: 25.8%
Home ownership rate: 72.8%
Mean travel time to work: 21.8 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Breathitt  Clay  Harlan  Knott  Leslie  Letcher  Owsley  

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Map of the Perry County area

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

Places in Perry County, Kentucky

  Airports     show all on map

Duff Airport, Wendell H Ford Airport

  Bends     show all on map

Campbell Bend, Combs Bend

  Bridges     show all on map

Chavies Bridge, Dakota Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Avawam Volunteer Fire Department, Buckhorn Volunteer Fire Department, Cornettsville Fire Department, Grapevine and Chavies Volunteer Fire Department, Hazard City Hall, Hazard Fire Department, Hazard Fire Department Station 2, Homeplace Community Center, Jakes Branch Volunteer Fire Department, Kentucky Division of Forestry Kentucky River District, Krypton Volunteer Fire and Rescue, Leatherwood Fire Department, Lost Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Open Door Childrens Home, Open Door Childrens Home, Perry County Ambulance Authority, Troublesome Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Vicco Sassafrass Volunteer Fire Department, Viper Fire and Rescue

  Capes     show all on map

Panther Fork

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Aims Cemetery, Allen Cemetery, Ary Cemetery, Campbell Cemetery, Campbell Cemetery, Caudill Cemetery, Chestnut Gap Cemetery, Cockerell Fork Cemetery, Deaton Cemetery, Englewood Cemetery, Hall Cemetery, Hays Cemetery, Johnson Cemetery, Loose Angel Cemetery, Napier Cemeteries, Noble Cemeteries, Red Hill Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Turner Cemetery, Williams Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Combs Census Designated Place, Diablock Census Designated Place, Jeff Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Berean Baptist Church, Berean Church, Bethanna Church, Bethel Church, Big Branch Church, Big Creek Church, Big Creek Church, Big Leatherwood Church, Briar Fork Church, Buckhorn Presbyterian Church, Buffalo Church, Calvary Bible Church, Campbell Creek Christian Church, Clear Fork Regular Baptist Church of Jesus Christ, Davidson Church, Dwarf Baptist Church, Fairview Chapel, Faith Gospel Witness Mission, Fourseam Church, Grapevine Church, Hickory Gap Church, Hilton Presbyterian Church, Holcom Church, Huff Island Baptist Church, Hunter Memorial Church, International Bible Church, Ira Combs Memorial Church, Jeff Missionary Church, Johnson Church, Kodak Church, Leatherwood Church, Lick Branch Church, Little Willard Church, Logwood Church, Lone Pine Church, Lost Creek Chapel (historical), Lost Creek Community Chapel (historical), Lothair Church, Lotts Creek Community Church, Louise Chapel, Macedonia Community Church, Middle Fork Church, Middle Squabble Church, Mount Olivet Baptist Church, Mount Olivet Church, New Life Church, New Mount Zion Church, Old Campbell Bend Church (historical), Orthodox Church, Poplar Grove Church, Poundmill Church, Red Hill Church, Riverside Church, Second Creek Missionary, Seng Fork Church, Sovereign Grace Church, Stony Fork Church, Town Mountain Baptist Church, Typo Chapel, Upper Second Creek Church, Walter Hull Presbyterian Church, Whitaker Church, Willow Fern Church

  Dams     show all on map

Buckhorn Dam

  Gaps     show all on map

Deep Gap, Ivy Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center

  Locales     show all on map

Acup Railroad Station (historical), Alloway Railroad Station (historical), Backburg Railroad Station (historical), Boat, Bonnyman Railroad Station (historical), Brashears Salt Works (historical), Buffen Railroad Station (historical), Bulan Number One Railroad Station (historical), Bulan Post Office (historical), Burlingham Railroad Station (historical), Candy Coal Railroad Station (historical), Chavies Railroad Station (historical), Cogross Railroad Station (historical), Combs Railroad Station (historical), Conda Railroad Station (historical), Coneva Railroad Station (historical), Cornettsville Railroad Station (historical), Dacon Railroad Station (historical), Dakota Railroad Station (historical), Darfork Railroad Station (historical), Defiance Railroad Station (historical), Dent Railroad Station (historical), Dent Railroad Yard (historical), Diamond Railroad Station (historical), Diota Railroad Station, Dowlais Railroad Station (historical), Downing Railroad Station (historical), Duane Railroad Station (historical), Dunraven Railroad Station (historical), Edjouet Railroad Station (historical), Fuson Railroad Station (historical), Glomawr Railroad Station (historical), Gorman Railroad Station (historical), Green Ridge Railroad Station (historical), Hamdin Railroad Station (historical), Happy Railroad Station (historical), Hayslen Railroad Station (historical), Heiner Railroad Station (historical), Hilton Railroad Station (historical), Hombre Railroad Station (historical), Jewell Ridge Railroad Station (historical), Jim Hill Railroad Station (historical), Karles Railroad Station (historical), Katy Railroad Station (historical), Kenmot Railroad Station (historical), Klenco Railroad Station (historical), Krypton Railroad Station (historical), Laurel Point, Leatherwood Boat Ramps, Leatherwood Railroad Station (historical), Leonard Railroad Station (historical), Lothair Railroad Station (historical), Mosstown Railroad Station (historical), Napfor Railroad Station (historical), Newsite Railroad Station (historical), Otter Creek, Perling Railroad Station (historical), Perritt Railroad Station (historical), Perrone Railroad Station (historical), Reekie Railroad Station (historical), Roan Railroad Station (historical), Scuddy Railroad Station (historical), Stacy Branch Spur Line (historical), Tauber Railroad Station (historical), Tenmile, Tilford Post Office (historical), Tribbey Railroad Station (historical), Tunnel Mill Point, Twin Rocks Camp, Typo Railroad Station (historical), Vicco Railroad Station (historical), Walter Railroad Station (historical), Whitsett Railroad Station (historical), Yerkes Railroad Station (historical)

  Mines     show all on map

Candy Coal Mine, ECCO Coal Mine, Sunfire Mine

  Parks     show all on map

Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park, Neace Gorman Park, Perry County Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Acup (historical), Airport Gardens, Allais, Allock, Ary, Avawam, Beech Fork (historical), Beehive (historical), Big Branch (historical), Big Hill (historical), Blue Diamond, Bonnyman, Bowlingtown (historical), Browns Fork, Buckhorn, Bulan, Busy, Butterfly, Campbell (historical), Campbell (historical), Chavies, Christopher, Clemons, Combs, Cornettsville, Curly Fork (historical), Daisy, Darfork, Defiance, Delphia, Diablock, Dice, Doorway, Dow, Dunraven, Dwarf, Engle, Eversole (historical), Farler, Fourseam, Fuson (historical), Fusonia, Gays Creek, Glomawr, Grigsby, Happy, Happy Valley (historical), Hardburly, Harveyton, Hazard, Hilton, Hiner, Hurricane (historical), Jeff, Johnson (historical), Jones (historical), Kodak, Krypton, Lamont, Lead Branch (historical), Leatherwood, Lick Branch (historical), Little Beech (historical), Lothair, Lower Leatherwood (historical), Lower Second (historical), Lynn Fork (historical), Manuel, Middle Fork (historical), Middle Squabble (historical), Miller (historical), Mudlick (historical), Napfor, Olivers (historical), Red Hill (historical), Rock Fork (historical), Saul, Scuddy, Sixteen (historical), Slemp, Stacy, Tilford, Tribbey, Typo, Upper Pidgeonroost (historical), Upper Squabble (historical), Vicco, Viper, Walkertown, Wentz, Whitaker (historical), Whitsett (historical), Woodland Park, Yerkes

  Post Offices     show all on map

Airport Gardens Post Office (historical), Allais Post Office (historical), Allock Post Office (historical), Ary Post Office, Ary Post Office (historical), Avawam Post Office, Baker Post Office (historical), Barridge Post Office (historical), Blue Diamond Post Office (historical), Boat Post Office (historical), Bowlingtown Post Office (historical), Brashearville Post Office (historical), Browns Fork Post Office (historical), Busy Post Office (historical), Butterfly Post Office (historical), Chavies Post Office, Christopher Post Office (historical), Clemons Post Office (historical), Combs Post Office, Cornettsville Post Office, Crow Post Office (historical), Daisy Post Office (historical), Dakota Post Office (historical), Darfork Post Office, Dedman Post Office (historical), Delphia Post Office, Diablock Post Office (historical), Dice Post Office, Domino Post Office (historical), Doorway Post Office (historical), Dow Post Office (historical), Dunraven Post Office (historical), Engle Post Office (historical), Farler Post Office (historical), Fort Branch Post Office (historical), Fusonia Post Office (historical), Gays Creek Post Office (historical), Glenn Post Office (historical), Glomawr Post Office (historical), Grapevine Post Office (historical), Grigsby Post Office (historical), Hanging Rock Post Office (historical), Happy Post Office, Hardburly Post Office, Harveyton Post Office (historical), Hazard Post Office, Heiner Post Office (historical), Hiltonian Post Office (historical), Holiday Post Office (historical), Jeff Post Office, Jesse Post Office (historical), Jessie Post Office (historical), Kirby Post Office (historical), Kodak Post Office (historical), Lamont Post Office (historical), Leatherwood Post Office (historical), Lennut Post Office (historical), Lois Post Office (historical), Lothair Post Office (historical), Manuel Post Office (historical), McClure Post Office (historical), Mona's Post Office (historical), Napfor Post Office (historical), Road Fork, Rowdy Post Office, Saul Post Office (historical), Scuddy Post Office (historical), Slemp Post Office (historical), Stacy Post Office (historical), Storm King Post Office (historical), Tribbey Post Office (historical), Troublesome Post Office (historical), Tub Post Office (historical), Typo Post Office (historical), Viper Post Office (historical), Wentz Post Office (historical), Wharton Post Office (historical), Yerkes Post Office (historical)

  Ridges     show all on map

Jewell Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

A B Combs Elementary School, Acup School (historical), Avawam School, Ball School, Balls Fork School, Barrett School, Beech Fork School, Beehive School, Big Branch School (historical), Big Creek Elementary School, Big Willard School, Bluegrass School Number Three (historical), Bowlingtown School (historical), Briar Fork School, Broadway School, Browns Fork School, Buckhorn Home For Children, Buckhorn Post Office (historical), Butterfly School (historical), Campbell Bend School (historical), Campbell Creek School, Catur Post Office (historical), Chavies Elementary School, Chestnut Point School, Clear Fork School (historical), Cockerell Fork School, Cornett School (historical), Daisy School, Davidson School (historical), Delphia School (historical), Dilce Combs High School, Dixie School (historical), Dunraven School (historical), Engle School (historical), Eversole School, Eversole School Number Eleven (historical), First Creek School (historical), Flat Gap School (historical), Forked Mouth School (historical), Fort Branch School, Georges Branch School (historical), Grigsby School (historical), Hazard Christian Academy, Hazard Community College, Hazard High School, Heiner School (historical), Holcomb School, Huff School, Hull School (historical), Ivy Gap School (historical), Jones School (historical), Klenco School, Leatherwood School, Leatherwood School, Leatherwood School, Little Willard School (historical), Livingston School, Lost Creek School, Meadow Branch School (historical), Middle Fork School (historical), Middle Squabble School, Miller School, Miniard School (historical), Mudlick School (historical), Napfor School (historical), Napier High School, Napier School (historical), New Tribes Mission Institute, Otter Creek School, Owens Branch School, Pigeonroost School (historical), Pigeonroost School (historical), Robert W Combs School, Robinson School, Rock Fork School (historical), Rodgers School (historical), School Number Five (historical), School Number Four (historical), School Number Six (historical), Scuddy School (historical), Sixteen School (historical), Sonia School, Stacy School (historical), Stony Fork School, Stratton School, Sulphur Springs School, Tenmile School (historical), Toms Branch School, Town Mountain School, Two Notch School (historical), Typo School (historical), Upper Second Creek School (historical), Viper School, Walker Branch School (historical), Walkertown School (historical), Whitaker School (historical), Willard Elementary School, Williams Branch School, Woodland School (historical), Wooton School

  Streams     show all on map

Abes Branch, Abner Fork, Acup Branch, Anderson Branch, Anderson Branch, Andy Camp Branch, Ax Handle Branch, Bailey Branch, Baker Branch, Ball Branch, Balls Fork, Barkcamp Branch, Bear Branch, Bear Branch, Bear Branch, Bear Fork, Beech Branch, Beech Fork, Beech Oak Branch, Beech Rock Branch, Beehive Branch, Beetree Fork, Beetree Fork, Bens Branch, Bent Branch, Big Branch, Big Branch, Big Branch, Big Branch, Big Branch, Big Creek, Big Willard Creek, Blair Fork, Boar Branch, Bobbin Branch, Bowling Branch, Briar Fork, Broadtree Branch, Browns Fork, Brushy Branch, Brushy Fork, Bubbyroot Branch, Buck Branch, Buck Branch, Buck Fork, Buckeye Creek, Buffalo Creek, Buffalo Fork, Bull Creek, Bull Fork, Buzzard Branch, Cam Johnson Branch, Camp Branch, Campbell Branch, Campbell Branch, Campbell Creek, Cane Branch, Carr Fork, Cary Branch, Clear Fork, Clover Fork, Coal Harbor Branch, Coalstone Branch, Coates Branch, Cockrell Fork, Colwell Fork, Combs Branch, Combs Branch, Combs Branch, Couch Fork, Courthouse Fork, Cow Branch, Crawford Branch, Curly Fork, Darb Fork, Davidson Branch, Deephole Branch, Dike Branch, Dixon Branch, Doty Branch, Downey Branch, Durg Branch, Dusty Fork, Dykes Branch, Elk Branch, Elk Branch, Elm Lick Fork, Elm Shoal Branch, Engle Branch, Engle Fork, Enoch Fork, Eversole Branch, Eversole Creek, Feb Fork, Field Branch, Field Fork, Fields Fork, Fifteenmile Creek, Firescald Branch, First Creek, Fish Trap Branch, Fishtrap Branch, Flat Gap Branch, Forked Mouth Creek, Fort Branch, Four Seam Branch, Francis Branch, Francis Branch, Garman Branch, Gays Creek, George Branch, Godsy Creek, Grapevine Creek, Grave Branch, Gregory Branch, Grigsby Branch, Ground Hog Branch, Groundhog Fork, Gunner Branch, Haddock Fork, Harris Branch, Hensley Branch, Hicks Branch, Hiram Fork, Hogpen Branch, Hollybush Branch, Hollythicket Branch, Homing Mill Branch, Horn Branch, Hurricane Branch, Hurricane Branch, Hurt Fork, Indian Grave Branch, Ivy Gap Fork, Jacks Branch, Jackson Fork, Jackson Fork, Jake Branch, Jake Campbell Branch, Jerrys Fork, Jim Polly Branch, John Fork, Kelly Fork, Kitchen Fork, Ladder Branch, Laurel Branch, Laurel Fork, Laurel Fork, Laurel Fork, Laurel Lick Branch, Lead Branch, Leatherwood Creek, Leatherwood Creek, Left Fork Beehive Branch, Left Fork Campbell Creek, Left Fork Maces Creek, Left Fork Upper Second Creek, Lick Branch, Lick Branch, Lick Branch, Lick Branch, Lick Fork, Lige Lick Branch, Linx Creek, Little Branch, Little Leatherwood Creek, Little Willard Creek, Little Wolf Pen Branch, Lois Branch, Long Branch, Long Branch, Long Fork, Long Prong Branch, Lost Creek, Lost Fork, Lotts Creek, Low Gap Branch, Low Gap Branch, Lower Beaverdam Branch, Lower Branch, Lower Laurel Branch, Lower Second Creek, Lower Twin Branch, Lynn Branch, Lynn Creek, Lynn Fork, Mac and Nellie Branch, Maces Creek, McGilton Branch, Meadow Branch, Meadow Branch, Meadow Fork, Meetinghouse Branch, Messer Branch, Middle Fork Maces Creek, Mill Branch, Minyard Branch, Montgomery Creek, Mud Lick, Mudlick Branch, Mudlick Branch, Mudlick Fork, Mullins Branch, Napier Branch, Napier Branch, Nats Branch, Negro Branch, Newberry Fork, Noble Branch, Old Field Branch, Old Rock Branch, Oldhouse Branch, Oldhouse Branch, Oliver Branch, Orchard Branch, Otter Creek, Owens Branch, Pads Branch, Pads Fork, Peedee Branch, Peter Fork, Peters Cave Branch, Pig Pen Fork, Pigeon Roost Branch, Pigeonroost Branch, Pigeonroost Branch, Pine Fork, Pine Stump Branch, Plumford Branch, Polly Johnson Branch, Poundmill Branch, Pratt Fork, Puncheoncamp Branch, Puncheoncamp Branch, Raccoon Creek, Right Fork Beehive Branch, Right Fork Big Creek, Right Fork Buffalo Fork, Right Fork Clover Fork, Right Fork Hicks Branch, Right Fork Leatherwood Creek, Right Fork Maces Creek, Right Fork Montgomery Creek, Right Fork Owens Branch, Right Fork Rockhouse Fork, Right Fork Spencer Creek, Right Fork Stony Fork, Right Fork Upper Second Creek, Riley Branch, Road Branch, Road Fork, Road Fork, Rock Branch, Rock Fork, Rockhouse Branch, Rockhouse Fork, Rockhouse Fork, Rocklick Branch, Rogers Branch, Roseanne Branch, Rowdy Branch, Rube Fork, Rye Branch, Saddle Fork, Sam Campbell Branch, Saw Branch, Saw Branch, Scalem Branch, Scalf Branch, Schoolhouse Branch, Schoolhouse Branch, Scuddy Branch, Seng Branch, Seng Fork, Setty Fuel Branch, Shinglepen Branch, Shop Branch, Short Branch, Sixteenmile Creek, Smith Branch, Snatch Creek, Spencer Creek, Spicer Fork, Spruce Pine Fork, Squabble Creek, Stable Branch, Stable Fork, Stacy Branch, Stacy Branch, Steepfield Fork, Steve Branch, Steve Napier Branch, Still House Branch, Stonecoal Branch, Stony Fork, Straight Fork, Stratton Fork, Strong Branch, Sucks Fork, Sugar Camp Branch, Sweden Fork, Sweet Anise Branch, Tackett Creek, Tenmile Creek, Toms Branch, Trace Branch, Trace Branch, Trace Branch, Trace Fork, Turkey Branch, Two Notch Branch, Upper Beaverdam Branch, Upper Second Creek, Upper Twin Branch, Walker Branch, Water Branch, Wells Fork, Whitaker Fork, White Oak Branch, Wicks Branch, Wiley Miller Branch, Williams Branch, Wolf Branch, Wolf Fork, Wolf Pen Branch, Wolfpen Branch, Wooly Fork, Wooten Branch, Wooton Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Cinder Knob, Crawford Mountain, Dixon Knob, Halls Mountain, Langdon Knob, Lost Mountain, Middleridge Hill, Peters Peak

  Towers     show all on map

Lost Mountain Lookout Tower, WEKH-FM (Hazard), WJMD-FM (Hazard), WKHA-TV (Hazard), WKHA-TV Tower, WKIC Radio Tower, WKIC-AM (Hazard), WQXY-AM (Hazard), WSGS-FM (Hazard), WYMT-TV (Hazard)

  Tunnels     show all on map

Campbell Tunnel, Typo Tunnel, Yerkes Tunnel

  Valleys     show all on map

Big Rock Hollow, Blue John Hollow, Blueford Hollow, Bucklick Hollow, Cat Hollow, Coal Hollow, Happy Hollow, Hogtrough Hollow, Holiness Hollow, Jack Lot Hollow, Joe Hollow, Last Chance Hollow, Lonesome Hollow, Lower Violet Hollow, McIntire Hollow, Meadowbrook Hollow, Mill Hollow, Poplar Hollow, Sheep Hollow, Smoky Hollow, Still House Hollow, Stillhouse Hollow, Talp Hollow, Twin Hollow, Upper Violet Hollow,

Perry County, Kentucky Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhitePerry County White population 27,32127,321  
BlackPerry County Black population 453452
MixedPerry County Mixed population 283282
AsianPerry County Asian population 141141
American IndianPerry County American Indian population 5756
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderPerry County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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