Robertson County, Kentucky
Robertson County Courthouse in Mount Olivet
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
|Largest city||Mount Olivet|
|• Total||100 sq mi (300 km2)|
|• Land||100 sq mi (300 km2)|
|• Water||0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2) 0.2%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||23/sq mi (8.8/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
Robertson County is a county located in the U.S. Commonwealth of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,282. Its county seat is Mount Olivet. The county was formed on February 11, 1867 and is named after George Robertson, a Kentucky Congressman from 1817 to 1821. It is Kentucky's smallest county by total area and the least populous.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- The Register of the Kentucky State Historical Society, Volume 1. Kentucky State Historical Society. 1903. pp. 36.