Web Sites and Link
1990 Census Tract Maps for Kentucky CountiesDisplays tract boundaries and major highways.
Essay - The Landscape of the New Republic: Kentucky County NamesOrigins of the names of early Kentucky counties. Author: Benjamin H. Irvin
Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer - County General Highway MapsThe following maps, covering about three fourths of Kentucky's counties, are available. The dates of the maps range from 1990 to 1998 and are indicated. The files are GIF images ranging in size from about 256 kilobytes up to a little more than a megabyte. The names of virtually all of the places and roads marked on the maps are indexed in the Gazetteer.
Kentucky Counties - Alphabetical TableGives county seat, parent county, the dates of any disasters and whether county records were destroyed, and links to the county web sites.
Kentucky County HistorySummaries by county of formation history and disasters that destroyed records.
Kentucky County CourthousesLists counties alphabetically. Includes founding dates, order, county seats, parent counties and any disasters that have happened to county facilities.
Kentucky Economic Development Information SystemProvides profiles, demographics, and special development programs and projects.
National Association of Counties (NACo) - Kentucky CountiesProvides a list of counties with 2000 census details and size. Includes a list of cities.