Whitley County, Kentucky Basics:

Whitley County Kentucky - Government Site

Population: 35,617
Area: 438 square miles
County seat: Williamsburg
Area code(s) in use: 606
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 72.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%
Median household income: $29,876
Persons in poverty: 26.3%
Home ownership rate: 68.0%
Mean travel time to work: 20.1 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bell  Campbell (TN)  Claiborne (TN)  Knox  Laurel  McCreary  

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Map of the Whitley County area

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

Places in Whitley County, Kentucky

  Airports     show all on map

Carr Airport, Williamsburg-Whitley County Airport

  Bars     show all on map

Bee Shoals, Crow Shoals, Summer Shoals

  Benches     show all on map

The Steps

  Bends     show all on map

Boyd Bend, Croley Bend, Horseshoe Bend, Maiden Bend, McKee Bend, Prewitt Bend

  Bridges     show all on map

Dry Land Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Adkins Grocery (historical), Combling Falls Resort (historical), Cooks Store (historical), Corbin Fire Department Station 1, Corbin Fire Department Station 2, Emlyn Fire Department, Galilean Childrens Home, Moonbow Inn (historical), Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Department, Patterson Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Pleasant View Fire Department, Reynolds Store (historical), Rockholds Fire Department, Roses Store (historical), South Whitley Volunteer Fire Department, Three Point Fire and Rescue Department, Whitley County Emergency Medical Services, Williamsburg Fire Department, Woodbine Fire and Rescue Department Station 1, Woodbine Fire and Rescue Department Station 3

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Bays Cemetery, Bennett Cemetery, Bingham Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Corinth Cemetery, Croley Cemetery, Davis Cemetery, Doolin Cemetery, Floyd Cemetery, Goins Cemetery, Hart Cemetery, Hart Cemetery, Highland Cemetery, Jones Cemetery, King Cemetery, King Cemetery, Lawson Cemetery, Lawson Cemetery, McFarland Cemetery, McFarland Cemetery, McFarland Cemetery, McKiddy Cemetery, McNeil Cemetery, Owens Cemetery, Partin Cemetery, Perkins Cemetery, Powers Cemetery, Rains Cemetery, Ridener Cemetery, Ryan Cemetery, Sharp Cemetery, Sharp Cemetery, Siler Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Stanfield Cemetery, Stanfill-Oaklawn Cemetery, Steely Cemetery, Sutton Cemetery, Thomas Cemetery, Tuggle Cemetery, Walters Cemetery, Wells Cemetery, Whitley County Cemetery, Whitley Memorial Gardens, Youngs Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Emlyn Census Designated Place, Mountain Ash Census Designated Place, Pleasant View Census Designated Place, Rockholds Census Designated Place, Woodbine Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Alsile Church, Bacon Creek Baptist Church, Barton Chapel Church of God, Beech Bottom Church, Bethlehem Church, Black Oak Church, Bobtown Church, Boston Church, Bridge Church, Brummett Church, Canada Town Holiness Church, Cane Creek Church, Chestnut Chapel, Clear Fork Church, Concord Church, Corinth Baptist Church, Corn Creek Baptist Church, Crig Chapel, Frankford Baptist Church, Freewill Church, Fuson Church, Greenland Baptist Church, Hanging Rock Church, Hightop Church, Jellico Creek Church, Kensee Church, Lawson Chapel, Locust Grove Church, Log Cabin Church, Lower Laurel Fork Church, Mauney Chapel, Maynes Chapel, Meadow Creek Church, Meadow Grove Church, Mossy Gap Church, Mount Pisgah Church, Mulberry Church, New Mount Zion Church, New Zion Baptist Church, New Zion Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Ridge Church, Peace Memorial Church, Pine Grove Church, Piney Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Poplar Creek Church, Ryans Creek Church, Shiner Church, Steele Chapel, Sulphur Spring Church, Tidal Wave Church, White Oak Church, Wolf Creek Church, Youngs Chapel Baptist Church, Youngs Creek Church

  Falls     show all on map

Amos Falls, Dog Slaughter Falls

  Flats     show all on map

Sandy Flats

  Gaps     show all on map

Bird Holt Gap, Buffalo Gap, Cane Gap, Cedar Gap, Ellison Gap, Gravely Gap, Henry Bowlin Gap, Jane Gap, Mossy Gap, Mud Creek Gap, Prewitt Gap, Ridner Gap, Tar Kiln Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Baptist Regional Medical Center

  Locales     show all on map

Bark Camp, Bark Camp Shelter Campground, Bartons Mill (historical), Bisco Railroad Station (historical), Bon Hollow Picnic Area, Brummett Railroad Station (historical), Burke Hollow Railroad Station (historical), Coalmont Railroad Station (historical), Corbin Speedway, Croley Railroad Station (historical), Dal Railroad Station (historical), Darway Railroad Station (historical), Dry Bridge Overlook, Evans Mill (historical), Faber Railroad Station (historical), Gatiffi State Fish Hatchery, Grove Boat-in Camp, Grove Recreation Area, Hightop Boatramp, Hill Chapel, Hope Railroad Station (historical), Jones Switch (historical), Katinka Railroad Station (historical), Kelsey Switch (historical), Kensee Railroad Station (historical), Keswick Railroad Station (historical), Little Marina, Lovers Leap Overlook, Low Ash Railroad Station (historical), Lucky Railroad Station (historical), Lynn Camp Railroad Station (historical), Mammoth Railroad Station (historical), Mattox Railroad Station (historical), Maxie Railroad Switch (historical), McKee Mill (historical), Mouth of Laurel Boat Ramp, Nevisdale Railroad Station (historical), Nola Railroad Station (historical), Packard Railroad Station (historical), Pocono Railroad Station (historical), Polly Camp, Savoy Railroad Station (historical), Sawyer Campsite, Saxton Railroad Station (historical), Shelly Knob Lookout, Star Creek Shelter Campground, Stateline Railroad Station (historical), Verne Railroad Station (historical), Watts Creek Railroad Station (historical), Wilton Junction (historical), Wofford Railroad Station (historical), Yaden Railroad Station (historical)

  Mines     show all on map

Kensee Coal Mine (historical)

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Aunt Julia Marcum Historical Marker, Civilian Conservation Corps Historical Marker, Clyde V and Patricia Bennett Building Historical Marker, Cumberland College Historical Marker, Cumberland Falls Moonbow Historical Marker, Cumberland Falls State Park, Doctor Thomas Walker Historical Marker, Gillespie Hall Historical Marker, John Sharpe Historical Marker, Kiwanis Trail Historical Marker, Mahan Hall Historical Marker, Pioneer Hero-Heroine Historical Marker, Roburn Hall Historical Marker, Roy Martis Chappell Historical Marker, Scotts Raid Historical Marker, The Big Oak, Whitley County Historical Marker

  Populated Places     show all on map

Ayers, Balltown, Bon, Carpenter, Chestnut Grove (historical), Clio, Corbin, Dal, Dixie, Dogtown, Duckrun, Emlyn, Faber, Fairview, Gatliff, Gausdale, Goins, Goldbug, Grove, Highland Park, Jellico Creek, Julip, Liberty, Lot, Louden, Louden Coal Camp (historical), Lucky, Mountain Ash, Nevisdale, Packard, Pearl, Perkins, Pleasant View, Rain, Red Ash, Red Ash Coal Camp (historical), Redbird, Rockholds, Savoy, Saxton, Scuffletown, Shelly Knob Camp (historical), Siler, Suttons Mill (historical), Verne, Walden, Watts Creek Jellico Coal Company (historical), Williamsburg, Wofford, Woodbine, Woodland Estates, Yaden, Youngs Creek

  Post Offices     show all on map

Legal Post Office (historical)

  Ridges     show all on map

Curd Garden Ridge, Dink Ridge, Joe Ridge, Locust Ridge, Maple Ridge, Middle Ridge, Pond Ridge, Rose Ridge, Sand Rock Ridge, Sandy Poplar Ridge, Trace Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Barton School Number 1, Barton School Number 2, Beech Bottom School, Berry School, Black Oak School, Bobtown School, Boston School, Bridge School, Brummett School, Buffalo Creek School, Carroll School Number 2, Cedar Gap School, Central School, Coalstone School, Coffee School, Corinth School, Cumberland College, Eatontown School, Fairview School, Frankford School Number 1, Franklin School Number 2, Hart School, Hightop School, Holley Marsh School, Jacks Fork School, Jellico Creek Elementary School, Kentucky Youth Ranch, Lower Whetstone School, Maple Creek School, Midsprings School, Morton School, Nevisdale Elementary School, Oak Grove School, Poplar Creek School, Rocky Point School, Ryans Creek School, Sand Hill School, South Ward School, Trace Branch School, Tye Town School, Upper Whetstone School, White Oak School, Whitley County High School, Zion Hill School

  Streams     show all on map

Ace Branch, Adams Branch, Amos Falls Branch, Archers Creek, Bacon Creek, Bailey Branch, Bark Camp Creek, Bear Branch, Becks Creek, Bee Shoals Creek, Ben Rose Branch, Bennett Branch, Bennetts Branch, Bingham Branch, Blake Fork, Bradford Branch, Brier Creek, Browns Creek, Bryant Branch, Buck Creek, Buck Creek, Buckeye Branch, Bucks Branch, Buffalo Creek, Bunch Branch, Bunch Creek, Bunches Creek, Buzzard Creek, Calf Pen Fork, Campbell Branch, Cane Creek, Cane Creek, Cane Creek, Caney Branch, Cantrel Creek, Carr Creek, Carr Creek, Catfish Creek, Charlie Branch, Clear Fork, Coalstone Branch, Conoe Creek, Corn Bread Branch, Corn Creek, Cotton Creek, Cotton Creek, Cow Creek, Cripple Creek, Criscillis Branch, Crow Creek, Darbs Branch, Davenport Branch, Deep Branch, Devil Creek, Dix Branch, Dog Slaughter Creek, Doolin Branch, East Fork Lynn Camp Creek, Eaton Branch, Elk Creek, Fishing Creek, Frozen Camp Creek, Goldens Creek, Grassy Branch, Griffith Branch, Gulf Branch, Hall Branch, Harpes Creek, Hogbed Branch, Hominy Creek, Idiot Branch, Indian Creek, Indian Creek, Jackie Branch, Jacks Creek, Jacks Fork, Jackson Creek, Jellico Creek, Joe Branch, Jordan Branch, Laurel Fork, Laurel River, Lick Fork, Limestone Branch, Line Creek, Little Bunches Creek, Little Cane Creek, Little Cane Creek, Little Dog Slaughter Creek, Little Patterson Creek, Little Spruce Creek, Little Wolf Creek, Long Branch, Long Fork, Long Rocky Branch, Longfield Branch, Lynn Camp Creek, Maple Creek, Martins Fork, Meadow Creek, Middle Fork Sanders Creek, Miller Branch, Mud Creek, Mulberry Branch, Mulberry Creek, North Fork Dog Slaughter Creek, North Fork Indian Creek, Opossum Creek, Owens Branch, Paint Creek, Parks Branch, Parks Branch, Patterson Creek, Perry Branch, Peter Branch, Phoebe Fork, Pigeon Roost Creek, Pleasant Run, Pond Branch, Poplar Creek, Powers Branch, Puncheon Branch, Rattail Branch, Reese Creek, Ridner Branch, Rocky Fork, Rose Creek, Ross Branch, Rough Shoals Creek, Ryan Branch, Saltpeter Branch, Sanders Creek, Sandy Branch, Sarah Sparks Branch, Seminary Branch, Seng Branch, Sheep Creek, Shop Branch, Slick Shoals Branch, South Fork Dog Slaughter Creek, South Fork Indian Creek, Spice Mortar Branch, Spruce Creek, Stillhouse Branch, Stoles Fork, Tackett Creek, Thomas Branch, Tiny Branch, Trace Branch, Turkey Creek, Tyes Fork, Walker Branch, Watts Creek, Whetstone Creek, Whippoorwill Creek, White Oak Creek, Whitman Branch, Wolf Creek, Youngs Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Bald Knob, Bear Wallow Mountain, Bon Jellico Mountain, Boston Hill, Bowling Mountain, Brushy Mountain, Bunch Mountain, Bunkers Hill, Chestnut Oak Mountain, Fate Lee Mountain, Goldens Mountain, Grassy Mountain, Halifax Mountain, Hog Jowl Mountain, Jellico Mountain, Jones Peak, King Mountain, King Mountain, Lawson High Top, Lawson Mountain, Little Round Mountain, Liza Mountain, Lundy Mountain, Mount Morgan, Patterson Mountain, Peak Mountain, Perry High Top, Poll Top, Powers Mountain, Round Knob, Round Mountain, Sawyer Mountain, Taylor Mountain, Vanderpool Mountain, Wolf Knob, Wood Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

Gatliff Lookout Tower, Pinnacle Lookout Tower, WEKC-AM (Williamsburg), WEZJ-AM (Williamsburg), WEZJ-FM (Williamsburg)

  Trails     show all on map

Bark Camp Trail, Cumberland Falls Trail Number Two, Sheltowee Trace Trail

  Valleys     show all on map

Bays Hollow, Berry Hollow, Birdeye Hollow, Carpenter Hollow, Coal Bank Hollow, Colonel Hollow, Cooper Hollow, Cox Hollow, Dead Man Hollow, Deadening Hollow, Egnar Hollow, Happy Hollow, Hill Hollow, Hill Hollow, Hurricane Hollow, Imperial Hollow, Johnson Hollow, Jones Hollow, Jonny Hollow, Kensee Hollow, Logan Hollow, Lucy Lay Hollow, McNeil Hollow, Meadors Hollow, Melt Hollow, Morgan Hollow, Mount Morgan Hollow, Nine Right Hollow, Osborn Hollow, Perkins Hollow, Perkins Hollow, Polly Hollow, Powers Hollow, Proctor Hollow, Queener Hollow, Rainey Hollow, Rellford Hollow, Sawmill Hollow, Sawyer Hollow, Shelly Hollow, Siler Hollow, Simp Hollow, Sims Hollow, Slaughter Pen Hollow, Smith Hollow, Staniford Hollow, Steel Hollow, Sugar Betty Hollow, Sukey Siler Hollow, Talley Hollow,

Whitley County, Kentucky Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteWhitley County White population 34,65534,655  
MixedWhitley County Mixed population 427427
BlackWhitley County Black population 285284
AsianWhitley County Asian population 142142
American IndianWhitley County American Indian population 107106
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderWhitley County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Kentucky population by county