Washington County, Kentucky
Washington County is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2020 census, the population was 12,027. Its county seat is Springfield. The county is named for George Washington, the first President of the United States (1789–1797). The county was formed in 1792.
|Named for||George Washington|
|• Total||301 sq mi (780 km2)|
|• Land||297 sq mi (770 km2)|
|• Water||3.9 sq mi (10 km2) 1.3%|
|• Density||40/sq mi (15/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
|Congressional districts||1st, 2nd|
- "QuickFacts: Washington County, Kentucky". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 4, 2023.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- The Register of the Kentucky State Historical Society, Volume 1. Kentucky State Historical Society. 1903. p. 37.
- Kentucky County Formation Chart Archived 2020-04-24 at the Wayback Machine, Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, accessed June 2018.