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Pike County, Kentucky

41501, 41502

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The Kentucky state capital is Frankfort.
The population of Pikeville is approximately 6903 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,738 (1990), 2934 (2010).
The amount of land area in Pikeville is 33.739 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.014 sq kilometers.
The distance from Pikeville to Washington DC is 327 miles.
The distance to the Kentucky state capital is 142 miles. (as the crow flies)
Pikeville is positioned 37.47 degrees north of the equator and 82.51 degrees west of the prime meridian.


The Pikeville "Cut-Thru Project" is the largest engineering feat east of the Mississippi.

Pikeville was named the 20th best small town in America in Norm Crampton's "Small is Beautiful" article in the December 1-3, 1995 edition of USA Weekend.

Pikeville is the third largest financial center in the state.
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