Jenkins Letcher County, Kentucky
Jenkins: City in Kentucky
Jenkins is a city located in the county of Letcher in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,203 and a population density of 93 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,895 inhabitants.
The city was created 109 years ago in 1911.
Jenkins is located at 37°10'24"N 82°37'52"W (37.1734400, -82.6309900).
Jenkins forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind around 5 mph. more
Jenkins Quick Facts
|Population :||1,895 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Kentucky (United States)|
|County :||Letcher County|
|Postal code :||41537|
|Phone Area Codes :||606|
|Area :||23.68 km2|
|Altitude :||1,539 feet / 469 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1912 (109 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||14:16:54 (22nd October 2021)|
|Density :||80 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-16.25% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||57℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather|
According to census records, the population of Jenkins decreased by 16.25% in 10 years.
People born in Jenkins (9)
People born in Jenkins, including pilot shot down flying a U-2 spy plane over the Soviet Union Francis Gary Powers, singer Gary Stewart, football player, coach, and college athletics administrator Clay Stapleton, you can see a list of people who born in Jenkins.
- Darwin K. Kyle (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 01/06/1918
- George Burpo (American baseball player) he was born in 19/06/1922
- William Miller Drennen (American judge) he was born in 01/03/1914
- Milt Ticco (American basketball and baseball player) he was born in 22/09/1922
- Matt Figger
- Inez Painter McLain she was born in 14/03/1919
Schools in Jenkins
College & universities near Jenkins, KY
|248192||Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology||Whitesburg (KY)||41858|
Post offices near Jenkins
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Jenkin Post Office||Jenkins (KY)||41537|
Other places with the same name (2)
- Jenkins , Minnesota city in Minnesota with a population of 375 people.
Other cities in Letcher County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Letcher County , KY.
|Whitesburg||1,813||City in Letcher County, Kentucky, United States of America|
|Fleming-Neon||610||City in Letcher County, Kentucky|
|Blackey||141||Human settlement in Letcher County, Kentucky, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Jenkins distances to largest Kentucky cities