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Welcome to Chenowee ...

Chenowee is located in Breathitt County<1>.

Chenowee is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Chenowee is located in the (606) area code.

Communities near Chenowee ...

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

  • Jackson [Breathitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Breathitt County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Chenowee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,917 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<4>
  • Beattyville [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beattyville
    • Beattyville [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Chenowee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,461 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beattyville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beattyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beattyville<4>
  • Campton [Wolfe County]
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    • Campton [Wolfe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Chenowee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 417 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campton<4>
  • Booneville [Owsley County]
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    • Booneville [Owsley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Chenowee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booneville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buckhorn [Perry County]
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      • Buckhorn [Perry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Chenowee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buckhorn have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckhorn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhorn<4>
    • Athol [Lee County]
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      • Athol [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Chenowee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athol have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athol
    • Wolverine [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolverine
      • Wolverine [Breathitt County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Chenowee
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    • Lone [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lone
      • Lone [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Chenowee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lone
    • Tallega [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallega
      • Tallega [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Chenowee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallega
    • Vancleve [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vancleve
      • Vancleve [Breathitt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Chenowee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vancleve have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vancleve

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chenowee ...

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

Adding Chenowee to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Chenowee 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 Chenowee was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chenowee. 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 Breathitt, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chenowee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Chenowee) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chenowee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChenoweeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chenowee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5437, Longitude: -83.4799    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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