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Welcome to Apex ...

Apex is located in Christian County<1>.

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

Apex is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Apex: (270)

Communities Also Named Apex ...

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

Beyond Kentucky, there are 15 communities that are also named Apex - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2) and Oregon.

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

Communities near Apex ...

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

  • Hopkinsville [Christian County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopkinsville
    • Hopkinsville [Christian County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2018: 31,026 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopkinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopkinsville<5>
  • Madisonville [Hopkins County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonville
    • Madisonville [Hopkins County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2018: 18,833 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madisonville<5>
  • Central City [Muhlenberg County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
    • Central City [Muhlenberg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,754 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central City<5>
  • Greenville [Muhlenberg County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Muhlenberg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Apex
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,252 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dawson Springs [Hopkins County]
    • Earlington [Hopkins County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Earlington
      • Earlington [Hopkins County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earlington<5>
    • Nortonville [Hopkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nortonville
      • Nortonville [Hopkins County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,158 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nortonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nortonville<5>
    • White Plains [Hopkins County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
      • White Plains [Hopkins County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2018: 901 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<5>
    • Mortons Gap [Hopkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mortons Gap
      • Mortons Gap [Hopkins County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2018: 830 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mortons Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mortons Gap<5>
    • Powderly [Muhlenberg County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powderly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powderly
      • Powderly [Muhlenberg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Apex
      • Estimated population in 2018: 741 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powderly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powderly<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apex ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Kentucky

About Christian County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apex. 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 Christian, 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 Apex - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Apex) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apex. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0975, Longitude: -87.3411       In this case, the coordinates for Apex 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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