Kenton County, Kentucky

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kenton County, Kentucky
Kenton county courthouse.jpg
Kenton County Courthouse in Independence
Map of Kentucky highlighting Kenton County
Location in the U.S. state of Kentucky
Map of the United States highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location in the U.S.
Founded1840
Named forSimon Kenton
SeatCovington and Independence
Largest cityCovington
Area
 • Total164 sq mi (425 km2)
 • Land160 sq mi (414 km2)
 • Water4.1 sq mi (11 km2), 2.5%
Population
 • (2010)159,720
 • Density997/sq mi (385/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneEastern: UTC−5/−4
Websitewww.kentoncounty.org

Kenton County is a county in Kentucky. Its county seats are Covington and Independence.[1]

Kenton County is included in the Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Communities[change | change source]

Cities[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2016-02-19.