Floyd County, Kentucky

county in Kentucky, United States

Floyd County is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 39,451.[1] Its county seat is Prestonsburg.[2]

Floyd County
Floyd County Courthouse in Prestonsburg
Floyd County Courthouse in Prestonsburg
Map of Kentucky highlighting Floyd 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°34′N 82°45′W / 37.56°N 82.75°W / 37.56; -82.75
Country United States
State Kentucky
Founded1800
Named forJohn Floyd
SeatPrestonsburg
Largest cityPrestonsburg
Area
 • Total396 sq mi (1,030 km2)
 • Land393 sq mi (1,020 km2)
 • Water2.4 sq mi (6 km2)  0.6%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
35,845
 • Density100/sq mi (40/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district5th
Websitewww.floydcountykentucky.com

ReferencesEdit

  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 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.