Daviess County , Kentucky
Daviess County: County in Kentucky, United States
Daviess County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 96,656 and a population density of 78 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 101,978 inhabitants. Its county seat is Owensboro. The county was created 206 years ago in 1815.
Daviess County is located at 37°43'54"N 87°5'14"W (37.7317700, -87.0872300). It has 6 neighbors: Spencer County, Warrick County, Hancock County, Henderson County, McLean County and Ohio County.
Daviess County map
The largest city of Daviess County is Owensboro with a population of 60,344. Other cities include, Masonville population 1,014 and Whitesville population 552. See all Daviess County cities & populated places.
Daviess County Quick Facts
|Population :||101,978 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Kentucky (United States)|
|Different from :||Davis County, Davis County, Davison County, Daviess County, Daviess County|
|Twitter username :||daviessfiscalco|
|Area :||1234 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||3.8%|
|Land as percent of area :||96.2%|
|Named for :||Joseph Hamilton Daveiss|
|Altitude :||381 feet / 116 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1815|
|Time Zone :||Central Time Zone|
|Local time :||09:34:10 (24th October 2021)|
|Density :||83 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||5.22% (2010-2020)|
Daviess County has 6 neighbours.
The population of Daviess County increased by 5.22% in 10 years.
People born in Daviess County (4)
Other places with the same name (3)
Daviess County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Daviess County.
|Owensboro||60,344||County seat of Daviess County, Kentucky, United States|
|Knottsville||6,270||Township in Daviess County, Kentucky|
|Masonville||1,014||City in Delaware County, Iowa, United States of America|
|Whitesville||552||Human settlement in Daviess County, Kentucky, United States of America|
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