Greenup County, Kentucky
Greenup County Courthouse in Greenup
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
|Founded||December 12, 1803|
|Named for||Christopher Greenup|
|• Total||354 sq mi (920 km2)|
|• Land||344 sq mi (890 km2)|
|• Water||10 sq mi (30 km2) 2.8%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||107/sq mi (41/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
Greenup County is a county located along the Ohio River in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,910. Its county seat is Greenup. The county was formed on December 12, 1803 and named in honor of Christopher Greenup.
References[change | change source]