Webster County, Kentucky
Webster County Courthouse in Dixon
Location within the U.S. state of Kentucky
Kentucky's location within the U.S.
|Named for||Daniel Webster|
|• Total||336 sq mi (870 km2)|
|• Land||332 sq mi (860 km2)|
|• Water||3.7 sq mi (10 km2) 1.1%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||41/sq mi (16/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
Webster County is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,621. Its county seat is Dixon. The county was formed in 1860 and named for American statesman Daniel Webster (1782-1852). It is the southernmost county in the Evansville, IN–KY Metropolitan Statistical Area.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 22, 2011. 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. 37.