Welcome to KENTUCKY

Find Neighborhoods, Home Values, Schools, Demographics, Local Discussions, Maps, & much more.

logoSet Up Your Free Website

Connect Your Community Now!

Find Your Neighborhood or Organization

State Information: KENTUCKY

Welcome to Kentucky! Looking for local information? Take in hometown perspectives from individual neighborhood and HOA websites. Participate in community discussions, get instant real estate values, and view some great photos of Kentucky. Explore a map of Kentucky, learn about local schools, and review regional sex offender information. Find more resources with nearby cities and counties, and a list of Kentucky zip codes. Want to connect with your community? Set up a free HOA or neighborhood website now!

Kentucky Profile

Daniel Boone and other frontiersmen settled in Kentucky, the "Bluegrass State," in 1769. Its name comes from the Iroquois Indian word "Ken-tah-ten," or "land of tomorrow." Admitted into the Union in 1792, Kentucky is the 15th state and the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains. Today, Kentucky is associated with coal mines and horse farms and racing. America's most prestigious horse race, the Kentucky Derby, is held in Louisville annually. The state flower is the goldenrod, the cardinal is the state bird and Frankfort is the capital. ...Read more here: Kentucky - The Bluegrass State

Capital City:
Frankfort
Nickname:
Bluegrass State
Motto:
United we stand, divided we fall
Statehood:
June 1, 1792 (15th)
Origin of State's Name:
Based on the Iroquois Indian word "Ken-tah-ten," meaning "land of tomorrow." or "dark and bloody ground"
Largest City:
Louisville
Border States:
Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
Land Area:
39,732 sq. mi.; 36th largest
State Bird:
Cardinal
State Flower:
Goldenrod (solidago altissima)
State Tree:
Tulip Poplar
State Songs:
My Old Kentucky HomeBlue Moon of Kentucky (bluegrass song)

Featured Discussions

Start a New Discussion in Kentucky

0 replies

I am Lisa Wise.  I have lived in DHE since 1999.  The problem with my one neighbor started on day 1.  Instead of ... more

Posted In: Kentucky
Started: April 22nd, 07:48 AM
17 replies

Should the curfew be 9 pm for any child that is 18 and younger.They should be going to school and not allowed to stay out late... more

Started: September 6th 2010

LOCAL ELECTIONS UPDATE - There are a number of local special district board elections this spring. Metro, Water, Recreation,... more

Posted In: Politics
Started: March 22nd 2018

More Discussions...

Cities, Counties, and Zip Codes in Kentucky

All Cities in Kentucky

All Counties in Kentucky

All Zip Codes in Kentucky

Kentucky Schools

Find A School

Browse all 1491 Schools in Kentucky

Elementary Schools

Sturgis Elementary School
(270) 333-4088
1101 Grant St
Sturgis, KY 42459
Roundstone Elementary School
(606) 256-2235
Us Hwy 25 N
Mount Vernon, KY 40456

Middle Schools

Bowling Green Middle School
(270) 746-2290
900 Campbell Ln
Bowling Green, KY 42104
North Oldham Middle School
(502) 228-9998
1801 S Hwy 1793
Goshen, KY 40026

High Schools

Wolfe County High School
(606) 668-8202
113 N Johnson St
Campton, KY 41301
Henry County High School
(502) 845-8670
1120 Eminence Rd
New Castle, KY 40050

Sex Offender Information for Kentucky

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Kentucky, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://kspsor.state.ky.us. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

For more information check out the resources listed below:

Map of Kentucky

Kentucky Links

Zip Code Profiler

Neighborhoods, Home Values, Schools, City & State Data, Sex Offender Lists, more.

Thrifty Guide
Do You Qualify for an FHA Loan?
0403 What is an FHA loan, and who qualifies for one?
Using Grocery Coupons Effectively to Save Money
Couponthumb Learning how to use coupons effectively can save your family hundreds of dollars each year.
The 2009 Stimulus Package Explained
Moneythumb All the details on the 2009 Stimulus package and how to get your piece of the pie.
5 Tips For Improving Your Credit Score
Cc4thumb Understand how your credit score works along with 5 great tips for improving your credit score
More Articles...
Resource Guide
Funding Reserve Studies
Reserve1_thOverseeing how reserve funds should be set up and managed for an HOA
Should you rent or sell your home?
ForrentWhether you sell your home or rent it out depends on any number of factors
How to Obtain a Zoning Permit
ZoningMake sure you know everything about zoning permits before you remodel.
What is El Niņo?
ElninothumbEl Niņo refers to the irregular warming in the sea surface temperatures

More Articles...