Meade County, Kentucky

Meade County: County in South Dakota, United States


Meade County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 28,602 and a population density of 3 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 28,616 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sturgis. The county was created 134 years ago in 1888.

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

Quick Facts about Meade County

Population : 28,616 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Meade County, Meade County
Area : 9020 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : George Meade
Altitude : 630 feet / 192 meters
Capital : Sturgis
Establishment : January 01, 1889
Time Zone : UTC−07:00
Local time : 00:53:40 (1st December 2023)
Density : 3 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.05% (2010-2020)
Weather : 53℉ Rain Showers 7-days weather
Black Hills National Cemetery image
Black Hills National Cemetery
Black Hills National Cemetery image


Meade County is located at 37°58'11"N 86°13'2"W (37.9698400, -86.2171800). It has 5 neighbors: Butte County, Lawrence County, Pennington County, Perkins County and Ziebach County.

Meade County map

The largest city of Meade County is Brandenburg with a population of 2,879. Other cities include, Muldraugh population 981 and Ekron population 149. See all Meade County cities & populated places.

Meade County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Meade County.

City Name Population Title
Brandenburg 2,879 City in Kentucky, USA
Muldraugh 981 City in Kentucky, United States of America
Ekron 149 Human settlement in Meade County, Kentucky, United States of America


Meade County forecast: Rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 100%. more

Meade County has 5 neighbours.

  • Sturgis


The population of Meade County increased by 0.05% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 28,602 - census
2011 29,643 3.51% estimation process
2012 29,255 -1.33% estimation process
2013 29,240 -0.05% estimation process
2014 29,086 -0.53% estimation process
2015 27,725 -4.91% estimation process
2016 27,959 0.84% estimation process
2017 28,033 0.26% estimation process
2018 28,623 2.06% estimation process
2019 28,572 -0.18% estimation process
2020 28,616 0.15% estimation process

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