Woodford County , Kentucky

Woodford County: County in Kentucky, United States


Woodford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,939 and a population density of 50 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 26,765 inhabitants. Its county seat is Versailles. The county was created 233 years ago in 1788.

Woodford County Quick Facts

Population : 26,765 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Area : 497 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.6%
Land as percent of area : 99.4%
Named for : William Woodford
Capital : Versailles
Establishment : November 11, 1788
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 20:48:05 (28th September 2022)
Density : 54 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.82% (2010-2020)
Woodford County locator map
Location of Woodford County on Kentucky map.
Woodford county courthouse kentucky image
Woodford county courthouse kentucky
Woodford county courthouse kentucky image


Woodford County is located at 38°2'33"N 84°44'37"W (38.0423900, -84.7435900). It has 5 neighbors: Anderson County, Franklin County, Jessamine County, Mercer County and Scott County.

Woodford County map

The largest city of Woodford County is Versailles with a population of 9,308. . See all Woodford County cities & populated places.

Woodford County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Versailles 9,308 City in Woodford County, Kentucky, United States

Woodford County has 5 neighbours.


The population of Woodford County increased by 6.82% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 24,939 - census
2011 24,944 0.02% estimation process
2012 25,117 0.69% estimation process
2013 25,345 0.9% estimation process
2014 25,586 0.94% estimation process
2015 25,860 1.06% estimation process
2016 26,118 0.99% estimation process
2017 26,385 1.01% estimation process
2018 26,491 0.4% estimation process
2019 26,734 0.91% estimation process
2020 26,765 0.12% estimation process

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People born in Woodford County (24)

People born in Woodford County, including Confederate Army general Abraham Buford II, politician William A. Trimble, physician and governor of Kentucky Luke Pryor Blackburn, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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