Estill County, Kentucky

county in Kentucky, United States

Estill County is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,672.[1] Its county seat is Irvine[2]

Estill County
Estill County Courthouse in Irvine
Estill County Courthouse in Irvine
Map of Kentucky highlighting Estill County
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Map of the United States highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 37°41′N 83°58′W / 37.69°N 83.96°W / 37.69; -83.96
Country United States
State Kentucky
Named forJames Estill
Largest cityIrvine
 • Total256 sq mi (660 km2)
 • Land253 sq mi (660 km2)
 • Water2.5 sq mi (6 km2)  1.0%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density58/sq mi (22/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district6th


  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.