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Welcome to Acup ...

Acup is located in Perry County<1>.

Time Zone: Acup lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Acup is within the boundaries of the (606) area code.

Communities Also Named Acup ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Acup - it's located in West Virginia.

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

Communities near Acup ...

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

  • Hazard [Perry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazard
    • Hazard [Perry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Acup
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,785 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazard have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazard<4>
  • Cumberland [Harlan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
    • Cumberland [Harlan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the south of Acup
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,854 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland<4>
  • Whitesburg [Letcher County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitesburg
    • Whitesburg [Letcher County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Acup
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,813 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitesburg<4>
  • Hindman [Knott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hindman
    • Hindman [Knott County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northeast of Acup
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 663 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hindman have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hindman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hindman<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pippa Passes [Knott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pippa Passes
      • Pippa Passes [Knott County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Acup
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 606 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pippa Passes have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pippa Passes
    • Benham [Harlan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benham
      • Benham [Harlan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Acup
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 417 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benham<4>
    • Hyden [Leslie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyden
      • Hyden [Leslie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Acup
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 323 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyden<4>
    • Blackey [Letcher County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackey
      • Blackey [Letcher County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Acup
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackey have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackey
    • Hardburly [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardburly
      • Hardburly [Perry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Acup
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardburly
    • Tribbey [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tribbey
      • Tribbey [Perry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Acup
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tribbey

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 Acup. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acup.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acup. 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 Acup.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acup ...

Looking for more information about Acup? 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 Acup, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acup.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Kentucky

About Perry County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acup. 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 Perry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acup) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Acup. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AcupOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acup. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2228, Longitude: -83.1023    
<3>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.
<4>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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