Robertson County, Kentucky

Robertson County: County in Kentucky, United States


Robertson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,282 and a population density of 9 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,136 inhabitants. Its county seat is Mount Olivet. The county was created 157 years ago in 1867.

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

Quick Facts about Robertson County

Population : 2,136 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Robertson County, Robertson County, Robeson County
Area : 259 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : George Robertson
Capital : Mount Olivet
Establishment : February 02, 1867
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 16:11:37 (12th April 2024)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.84% (2010-2020)
Robertson county kentucky courthouse image
Robertson county kentucky courthouse
Robertson county kentucky courthouse image


Robertson County is located at 38°31'8"N 84°3'7"W (38.5188200, -84.0520300). It has 5 neighbors: Bracken County, Fleming County, Harrison County, Mason County and Nicholas County.

Robertson County map

The largest city of Robertson County is Mount Olivet with a population of 334. . See all Robertson County cities & populated places.

Robertson County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Mount Olivet 334 City in and county seat of Robertson County, Kentucky, United States

Robertson County has 5 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Robertson County decreased by 6.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,282 - census
2011 2,290 0.35% estimation process
2012 2,214 -3.43% estimation process
2013 2,214 0% estimation process
2014 2,185 -1.33% estimation process
2015 2,134 -2.39% estimation process
2016 2,125 -0.42% estimation process
2017 2,120 -0.24% estimation process
2018 2,130 0.47% estimation process
2019 2,108 -1.04% estimation process
2020 2,136 1.31% estimation process

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