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Census Data for Amos ...

As far as we can tell, Amos has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Amos, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Fountain Run [Monroe County]
  • Scottsville [Allen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Allen County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Amos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<2>
  • Lafayette [Macon County]
  • Westmoreland [Sumner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmoreland
    • Westmoreland [Sumner County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Amos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmoreland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westmoreland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westmoreland<2>
  • Red Boiling Springs [Macon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Boiling Springs
    • Red Boiling Springs [Macon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Amos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Boiling Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Boiling Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Boiling Springs<2>
  • Gamaliel [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gamaliel
    • Gamaliel [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Amos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gamaliel have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gamaliel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gamaliel<2>
  • Hartsville [Trousdale County]
  • Tompkinsville [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tompkinsville
    • Tompkinsville [Monroe County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Amos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tompkinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tompkinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tompkinsville<2>
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    • Portland [Sumner County]
    • Glasgow [Barren County]
    • Mitchellville [Sumner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitchellville
      • Mitchellville [Sumner County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the west of Amos
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mitchellville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchellville
    • Franklin [Simpson County]
    • Woodburn [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodburn
      • Woodburn [Warren County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Amos
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodburn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodburn
    • Gallatin [Sumner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallatin
      • Gallatin [Sumner County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Amos
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallatin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallatin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallatin<2>
    • Oakland [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakland
      • Oakland [Warren County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Amos
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland

Allen County ...

Amos is located in Allen County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Allen County.

Miscellaneous Information for Amos ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Allen County or the community of Amos:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Amos:
    • GNIS ID for Amos: 485927
    • GNIS ID for Allen County: 516848
    • GNIS ID for State of Kentucky: 1779786
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 21 (Kentucky)
    • County Code: 003 (Allen County)
    • Place Code: 01450 (Amos)
    • State & County Code: 21/003 (Kentucky / Allen County)
    • State & Place Code: 21/01450 (Kentucky / Amos)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Amos is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Amos.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kentucky

About Allen County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amos) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amos. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6525, Longitude: -86.0883       In this case, the coordinates for Amos have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Allen, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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