Clark County , Kentucky

Clark County: County in Kentucky, United States

Clark County locator map
Location of Clark County on Kentucky map.


Clark County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 35,613 and a population density of 54 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 36,263 inhabitants. Its county seat is Winchester. The county was created 228 years ago in 1792.


Clark County is located at 37°58'15"N 84°8'51"W (37.9708500, -84.1474000). It has 3 neighbors: Estill County, Madison County and Montgomery County.

Clark County  Kentucky courthouse image
Clark County Kentucky courthouse

The largest city of Clark County is Winchester with a population of 18,548. .

Clark County map

Clark County Quick Facts

Population : 36,263 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County, Clark County
Area : 661 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.1%
Land as percent of area : 98.9%
Named for : George Rogers Clark
Capital : Winchester
Establishment : December 12, 1792
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:39:39 (14th May 2021)
Density : 55 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.79% (2010-2019)

Clark County has 3 neighbors .


The population of Clark County increased by 1.79% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 35,613 - census
2011 35,434 -0.51% estimation process
2012 35,685 0.7% estimation process
2013 35,550 -0.38% estimation process
2014 35,622 0.2% estimation process
2015 35,660 0.11% estimation process
2016 35,851 0.53% estimation process
2017 35,899 0.13% estimation process
2018 36,180 0.78% estimation process
2019 36,263 0.23% estimation process

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People born in Clark County (12)

People born in Clark County, including politician Francis Bristow, politician and Confederate States Army general in the Civil War James Fleming Fagan, jockey Isaac Burns Murphy, you can see a list of people who born in Clark County.

  • James W. McMillan (Union Army general during the American Civil War)
  • Joel Tanner Hart (American sculptor and poet)
  • John Rose (American politician from Kentucky)
  • Roger Hanson (American General in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War)
  • Isaac Funk (American politician)
  • Julia A. Tevis (American educator)
  • Leslie Combs
  • James H. Baker (of Kentucky; missionary, merchant, and farmer (1835-1912))
  • Salllie Ann Baker (of Kentucky (1842-1924))

Other places with the same name (11)

Clark County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Clark County.

City Name Population Title
Winchester 18,548 City in and the county seat of Clark County, Kentucky, United States

Kentucky Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Kentucky 4,467,673 State of the United States of America
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Lexington-Fayette 314,488 Consolidated city-county in Kentucky, United States
Kenton County 166,998 County in Kentucky, United States
Boone County 133,581 County in Kentucky, United States
Warren County 132,896 County in Kentucky, United States
Hardin County 110,958 County in Tennessee, United States
Daviess County 101,511 County in Kentucky, United States
Campbell County 93,584 County in northeastern Wyoming, United States
Madison County 92,987 County in Kentucky, United States
Bullitt County 81,676 County in Kentucky, United States
Bowling Green 70,543 City in Kentucky
Christian County 70,461 County in Missouri, United States
Oldham County 66,799 County in Texas, United States
Clark County  Kentucky courthouse image

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