Carlisle County, Kentucky

county in Kentucky, United States

Carlisle County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,104.[1] Its county seat is Bardwell.[2]

Carlisle County
Carlisle County Courthouse
Carlisle County Courthouse
Map of Kentucky highlighting Carlisle 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°51′N 88°59′W / 36.85°N 88.98°W / 36.85; -88.98
Country United States
State Kentucky
Named forJohn G. Carlisle
Largest cityBardwell
 • Total199 sq mi (520 km2)
 • Land189 sq mi (490 km2)
 • Water9.5 sq mi (25 km2)  4.8%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density27/sq mi (10/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district1st


  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 8, 2011. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.