Mason County, Kentucky

county in Kentucky, United States

Mason County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2020 census, the population was 17,120.[1] Its county seat is Maysville.[2]

Mason County
The Mason County courthouse in Maysville
The Mason County courthouse in Maysville
Map of Kentucky highlighting Mason County
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Map of the United States highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 38°36′N 83°50′W / 38.6°N 83.83°W / 38.6; -83.83
Country United States
State Kentucky
Named forGeorge Mason
Largest cityMaysville
 • Total246 sq mi (640 km2)
 • Land240 sq mi (600 km2)
 • Water6.3 sq mi (16 km2)  2.6%
 • Total17,120
 • Density70/sq mi (27/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district4th

References change

  1. "QuickFacts: Mason County, Kentucky". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 4, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.