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Welcome to Atkinstown ...

Atkinstown is located in Jackson County<1>.

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

Atkinstown is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Atkinstown: (606)

Communities near Atkinstown ...

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

  • London [Laurel County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for London have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for London
    • London [Laurel County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Atkinstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,068 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for London<5>
  • Manchester [Clay County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Atkinstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<5>
  • Beattyville [Lee County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beattyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beattyville
    • Beattyville [Lee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Atkinstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,221 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beattyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beattyville<5>
  • McKee [Jackson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKee
    • McKee [Jackson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Atkinstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 779 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKee<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Annville [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annville
      • Annville [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Atkinstown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annville<5>
    • Livingston [Rockcastle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livingston
      • Livingston [Rockcastle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Atkinstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 215 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<5>
    • Booneville [Owsley County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booneville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Booneville
      • Booneville [Owsley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atkinstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 158 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booneville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<5>
    • Dabolt [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dabolt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dabolt
      • Dabolt [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Atkinstown
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    • Tyner [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyner
      • Tyner [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Atkinstown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyner
    • Waneta [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waneta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waneta
      • Waneta [Jackson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Atkinstown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waneta

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkinstown ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atkinstown. 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 Jackson, 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 Atkinstown - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atkinstown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkinstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3831, Longitude: -83.9627       In this case, the coordinates for Atkinstown 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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