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Welcome to Clifty ...

Clifty is located in Carter County.

Clifty is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Clifty is located in the (606) area code.

Communities near Clifty ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Clifty and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Blaine   [Map]   47   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Denton   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Grahn   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Grayson   [Map]   3,999   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hitchins   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mount Savage   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Clifty.

Communities Also Named Clifty ...

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

Beyond Kentucky, there are 6 communities that are also named Clifty - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clifty. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clifty. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clifty.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Clifty:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clifty ...

Looking for more information about Clifty? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Clifty? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Clifty, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Clifty.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clifty. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kentucky: www.kentucky.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clifty - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Clifty. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Clifty) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clifty. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2214, Longitude: -83.0363     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clifty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clifty.

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