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Welcome to Antioch ...

Antioch is located in Harrison County<1>.

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

Antioch is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Antioch: (859)

Adding Antioch to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Antioch 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 Antioch was on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

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

Communities Also Named Antioch ...

While we believe that this Antioch is located in Harrison County, we know of another 4 Kentucky communities named Antioch. Those communities are located in the following counties: Anderson, Carter, Washington and Wolfe County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (6), California, Florida, Georgia (9), Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Tennessee (13), Texas (11), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Antioch ...

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

  • Cynthiana [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cynthiana
    • Cynthiana [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,337 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cynthiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cynthiana<5>
  • Williamstown [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamstown
    • Williamstown [Grant County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,909 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamstown<5>
  • Dry Ridge [Grant County]
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    • Dry Ridge [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,205 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dry Ridge<5>
  • Falmouth [Pendleton County]
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    • Falmouth [Pendleton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,103 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falmouth<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millersburg [Bourbon County]
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      • Millersburg [Bourbon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 780 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersburg<5>
    • Brooksville [Bracken County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooksville
      • Brooksville [Bracken County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 631 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooksville<5>
    • Butler [Pendleton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butler
      • Butler [Pendleton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 583 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<5>
    • Sadieville [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sadieville
      • Sadieville [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sadieville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sadieville
    • Mount Olivet [Robertson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Olivet
      • Mount Olivet [Robertson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Olivet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Olivet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Olivet<5>
    • Berry [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berry
      • Berry [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 260 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berry

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Kentucky

About Harrison County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antioch. 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 Harrison, 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 Antioch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Antioch) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antioch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5665, Longitude: -84.2927       In this case, the coordinates for Antioch 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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