Allen County, Kentucky

county in Kentucky, United States

Allen County is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2020 census, the population was 20,588.[1] Its county seat is Scottsville.[2]

Allen County
Allen County Courthouse in Scottsville
Allen County Courthouse in Scottsville
Map of Kentucky highlighting Allen County
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Map of the United States highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°45′N 86°11′W / 36.75°N 86.19°W / 36.75; -86.19
Country United States
State Kentucky
Named forJohn Allen
Largest cityScottsville
 • Total352 sq mi (910 km2)
 • Land344 sq mi (890 km2)
 • Water7.5 sq mi (19 km2)  2.1%
 • Total20,588
 • Density58/sq mi (23/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district1st

References change

  1. "QuickFacts: Allen County, Kentucky". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 4, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 6, 2011.