London Laurel County, Kentucky

London: City in Kentucky, United States

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Location of London on Kentucky map.

About

London is a city located in the county of Laurel in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,993 and a population density of 294 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,072 inhabitants.

The city was created 185 years ago in 1836.

Downtown London KY image
Downtown London KY
Downtown London KY image

Geography

London is located at 37°7'44"N 84°4'60"W (37.1289800, -84.0832600).

London map

Weather

London forecast: A chance of rain showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%. more

London Quick Facts

Population : 8,072 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Laurel County
Postal code : 40741–40745
Phone Area Codes : 606
Area : 27.16 km2
Altitude : 1,240 feet / 378 meters
Capital city : London is capital of Laurel County
Establishment : February 02, 1836 (185 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:38:48 (27th October 2021)
Density : 297 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.98% (2010-2020)
Weather : 70℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of London increased by 0.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,993 - census
2011 8,033 0.5% estimation process
2012 8,043 0.12% estimation process
2013 8,039 -0.05% estimation process
2014 8,051 0.15% estimation process
2015 8,028 -0.29% estimation process
2016 8,041 0.16% estimation process
2017 8,052 0.14% estimation process
2018 8,073 0.26% estimation process
2019 8,068 -0.06% estimation process
2020 8,072 0.05% estimation process

London zip code is 40741. County name: Laurel, County fips: 21125

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People born in London (10)

People born in London, including musician Darrell Scott, model Chera-Lyn Cook, Professional basketball player Charlie Parsley, you can see a list of people who born in London.

  • Nan Phelps (American artist (1904-1990)) she was born in 25/08/1904
  • Robert Stivers (American politician) he was born in 24/12/1961
  • Roy L. Gilbert (American jockey) he was born in 01/01/1938
  • Teel Bruner (American football player) he was born in 16/02/1964
  • Jim Jones (American baseball player) he was born in 25/12/1876
  • Richie Riley he was born in 08/01/1983
  • Jamie Mosley (American auto racing driver) he was born in 07/12/1969

Schools in London

College & universities near London, KY

Code Name City ZIP
157863 Union College Barbourville (KY) 40906-1499

Post offices near London

Post Office Name City ZIP
London Post Office London (KY) 40741

Other places with the same name (5)

  • London , Ohio city in Madison County, Ohio, United States with a population of 10,316 people.
  • London , Michigan township in Monroe County, Michigan with a population of 2,919 people.
  • London , Arkansas city in Pope County, Arkansas, United States with a population of 1,063 people.
  • London , Minnesota human settlement in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 307 people.

Other cities in Laurel County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Laurel County , KY.

City Name Population Title
North Corbin 1,773 City in Kentucky, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

London distances to largest Kentucky cities