Kenton County, Kentucky

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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.
Founded 1840
Named for Simon Kenton
Seat Covington and Independence
Largest city Covington
 • Total 164 sq mi (425 km2)
 • Land 160 sq mi (414 km2)
 • Water 4.1 sq mi (11 km2), 2.5%
 • (2010) 159,720
 • Density 997/sq mi (385/km2)
Congressional district 4th
Time zone Eastern: UTC−5/−4

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.

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