Leslie County, Kentucky

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Leslie County
Leslie County Courthouse in Hyden
Leslie County Courthouse in Hyden
Map of Kentucky highlighting Leslie County
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Map of the United States highlighting Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 37°05′N 83°23′W / 37.09°N 83.38°W / 37.09; -83.38
Country United States
State Kentucky
Founded1878
Named forPreston Leslie
SeatHyden
Largest cityHyden
Area
 • Total404 sq mi (1,050 km2)
 • Land401 sq mi (1,040 km2)
 • Water3.6 sq mi (9 km2)  0.9%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
10,143
 • Density28/sq mi (11/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district5th
Websitewww.lesliecounty.ky.gov

Leslie County is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,310.[1] Its county seat is Hyden.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 7, 2011. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.