Mason County, Kentucky
Mason County: County in Kentucky, United States
Mason County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,490 and a population density of 27 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 17,035 inhabitants. Its county seat is Maysville. The county was created 234 years ago in 1788.
Quick Facts about Mason County
|Population :||17,035 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Kentucky (United States)|
|Different from :||Mason County, Mason County, Mason County, Mason County, Mason County|
|Area :||639 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||2.6%|
|Land as percent of area :||97.4%|
|Named for :||George Mason|
|Establishment :||November 11, 1788|
|Time Zone :||Eastern Time Zone|
|Local time :||07:19:41 (1st October 2023)|
|Density :||27 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-2.67% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||56℉ Patchy Fog 7-days weather|
Mason County map
Mason County Populated Places
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Mason County.
|Maysville||8,683||City in Mason County, Kentucky, United States|
|Dover||252||Home rule-class city in Mason County, Kentucky, United States|
|Sardis||97||Human settlement in Kentucky, United States of America|
Mason County forecast: Patchy fog. Clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 3 mph. more
- Official Website
Official website of Mason County
Mason County has 6 neighbours.
According to census records, the population of Mason County decreased by 2.67% in 10 years.
People born in Mason County (14)
- William McLean (American politician) he was born in 10/08/1794
- Joshua Bean (American mayor) he was born in 01/01/1818
- Alphonso Boone (American pioneer) he was born in 07/11/1796
- Carr B. White (Union Army officer) he was born in 08/02/1823
- John Robert Procter (United States geologist and civil service reformer) he was born in 16/03/1844
- Thomas Marshall (Brigadier General in the United States Army of the Mexican-American War) he was born in 13/04/1793
- William Y. Slack (Confederate Army general, lawyer and politician) he was born in 01/08/1816
- John William Showalter (United States federal judge) he was born in 08/02/1844
- John A. Brooks (American politician) he was born in 03/06/1836
- Carter B. Harlan he was born in 01/08/1806
- Elizabeth Bryant Johnston (American author, 1833-1907) she was born in 12/07/1833
Other places with the same name (6)
- Mason County , Washington county in the state of Washington, United States with a population of 68,224 people.
- Mason County , Michigan county in Michigan, United States with a population of 29,164 people.
- Mason County , West Virginia county in West Virginia, United States with a population of 26,335 people.
- Mason County , Illinois county in Illinois, United States with a population of 13,173 people.
- Mason County , Texas county in Texas, United States with a population of 4,344 people.
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