Bath County, Kentucky

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Bath County
Bath County Courthouse in Owingsville
Bath County Courthouse in Owingsville
Map of Kentucky highlighting Bath 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°08′N 83°44′W / 38.14°N 83.74°W / 38.14; -83.74
Country United States
State Kentucky
Founded1811
Named forMedicinal springs located within the county
SeatOwingsville
Largest cityOwingsville
Area
 • Total284 sq mi (740 km2)
 • Land279 sq mi (720 km2)
 • Water5.2 sq mi (13 km2)  1.8%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
12,383
 • Density42/sq mi (16/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district6th
Websitebathcounty.ky.gov

Bath County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,591.[1] Its county seat is Owingsville.[2] The county was formed in 1811.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 5, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2012-07-12. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. "Bath County". Kyenc.org. Retrieved June 3, 2013.