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Welcome to Camargo ...

The city of Camargo is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Camargo has a population of 1,144 people<3> (see below for details).

Camargo is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Camargo, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Camargo: (859)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Camargo had an population of 1,144 people. This is an increase of 5.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Camargo had a population of 1,081 people. This makes Camargo the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Camargo represents 0.02% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 197th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,081 people, the population of Camargo increased 17.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 923 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Camargo.

Communities Also Named Camargo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Camargo - they are located in Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Camargo ...

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

  • Winchester [Clark County]
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    • Winchester [Clark County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Camargo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,548 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<6>
  • Mount Sterling [Montgomery County]
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    • Mount Sterling [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Camargo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,231 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Sterling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Sterling<6>
  • Stanton [Powell County]
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    • Stanton [Powell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Camargo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,713 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanton<6>
  • Jeffersonville [Montgomery County]
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    • Jeffersonville [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Camargo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jeffersonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeffersonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeffersonville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Owingsville [Bath County]
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      • Owingsville [Bath County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Camargo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,573 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owingsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owingsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owingsville<6>
    • Clay City [Powell County]
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      • Clay City [Powell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Camargo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clay City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay City<6>
    • North Middletown [Bourbon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Middletown
      • North Middletown [Bourbon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Camargo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 646 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Middletown
    • Frenchburg [Menifee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchburg
      • Frenchburg [Menifee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Camargo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 545 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frenchburg<6>
    • Sharpsburg [Bath County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharpsburg
      • Sharpsburg [Bath County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Camargo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 338 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharpsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsburg
    • Salt Lick [Bath County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Lick
      • Salt Lick [Bath County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Camargo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 327 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salt Lick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salt Lick<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Camargo ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Camargo. 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 Montgomery, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Camargo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Camargo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Camargo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Camargo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Camargo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Camargo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9972, Longitude: -83.8923       In this case, the coordinates for Camargo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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