Metcalfe County, Kentucky

Metcalfe County: County in Kentucky, United States


Metcalfe County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,099 and a population density of 13 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 10,058 inhabitants. Its county seat is Edmonton. The county was created 163 years ago in 1860.

Quick Facts about Metcalfe County

Population : 10,058 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Area : 754 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Thomas Metcalfe
Altitude : 794 feet / 242 meters
Capital : Edmonton
Establishment : February 02, 1860
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 17:33:13 (5th February 2023)
Density : 13 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.41% (2010-2020)
Metcalfe County locator map
Location of Metcalfe County on Kentucky map.
Map of Kentucky highlighting Metcalfe County locator map image
Map of Kentucky highlighting Metcalfe County
Map of Kentucky highlighting Metcalfe County locator map image


Metcalfe County is located at 36°59'26"N 85°37'45"W (36.9905400, -85.6292500). It has 6 neighbors: Hart County, Adair County, Barren County, Cumberland County, Green County and Monroe County.

Metcalfe County map

The largest city of Metcalfe County is Edmonton with a population of 1,597. . See all Metcalfe County cities & populated places.

Metcalfe County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Metcalfe County.

City Name Population Title
Edmonton 1,597 City in Kentucky, U.

Metcalfe County has 6 neighbours.

  • Edmonton


According to census records, the population of Metcalfe County decreased by 0.41% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,099 - census
2011 10,070 -0.29% estimation process
2012 9,983 -0.87% estimation process
2013 9,960 -0.23% estimation process
2014 9,997 0.37% estimation process
2015 9,925 -0.73% estimation process
2016 10,020 0.95% estimation process
2017 10,093 0.72% estimation process
2018 10,070 -0.23% estimation process
2019 10,071 0.01% estimation process
2020 10,058 -0.13% estimation process

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