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Welcome to Aaron ...

Aaron is located in Clinton County<1>.

The location of Aaron has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Aaron is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Aaron lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Aaron (for example, toward Monticello), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Aaron is located in the (606) area code.

Adding Aaron to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aaron in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Aaron was on a map titled Map of Kentucky (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aaron on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Aaron ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Aaron: This one is located in Clinton County and the other is located in Letcher County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 8 communities that are also named Aaron - they are located in Georgia (2), Indiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, Utah and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aaron.

Communities near Aaron ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aaron.

  • Monticello [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
    • Monticello [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Aaron
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,988 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<5>
  • Thompsons Store [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompsons Store
    • Thompsons Store [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Aaron
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,180 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsons Store have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsons Store
  • Russell Springs [Russell County]
  • Albany [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
    • Albany [Clinton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Aaron
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,002 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jamestown [Russell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Russell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Aaron
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,791 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamestown<5>
    • Burkesville [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burkesville
      • Burkesville [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Aaron
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burkesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burkesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burkesville<5>
    • Byrdstown [Pickett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byrdstown
      • Byrdstown [Pickett County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Aaron
      • Estimated population in 2019: 783 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byrdstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byrdstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byrdstown<5>
    • Long Bottom [Russell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Bottom
      • Long Bottom [Russell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Aaron
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Bottom
    • Browns Crossroads [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browns Crossroads
      • Browns Crossroads [Clinton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Aaron
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browns Crossroads
    • Cumberland City [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland City
      • Cumberland City [Clinton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Aaron
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland City

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aaron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aaron.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aaron. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aaron.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aaron. See our Newspapers Page for Aaron.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aaron ...

Looking for more information about Aaron? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Aaron, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Aaron.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aaron. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Clinton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aaron - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aaron) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aaron. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8126, Longitude: -85.1808       In this case, the coordinates for Aaron have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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