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Welcome to Glencoe ...

The city of Glencoe is located in Gallatin County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Glencoe has a population of 370 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Glencoe.

Glencoe is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Glencoe is within the boundaries of the (859) area code.

The ZIP code for Glencoe: 41046<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glencoe had an population of 370 people. This is an increase of 2.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 47.41% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Glencoe had a population of 360 people. This makes Glencoe the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 360 people, the population of Glencoe increased 43.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 251 people).

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

Communities Also Named Glencoe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Glencoe - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Glencoe ...

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

  • Union [Boone County]
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    • Union [Boone County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,116 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<7>
  • Walton [Boone County]
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    • Walton [Boone County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,111 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walton<7>
  • Williamstown [Grant County]
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    • Williamstown [Grant County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,939 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamstown<7>
  • Crittenden [Grant County]
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    • Crittenden [Grant County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Glencoe
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,925 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crittenden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crittenden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crittenden<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carrollton [Carroll County]
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      • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,806 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<7>
    • Dry Ridge [Grant County]
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      • Dry Ridge [Grant County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dry Ridge<7>
    • Rising Sun [Ohio County]
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      • Rising Sun [Ohio County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,131 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rising Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rising Sun
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rising Sun<7>
    • Warsaw [Gallatin County]
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      • Warsaw [Gallatin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,678 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<7>
    • Vevay [Switzerland County]
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      • Vevay [Switzerland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vevay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vevay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vevay<7>
    • Owenton [Owen County]
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      • Owenton [Owen County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Glencoe
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owenton<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glencoe ...

Looking for more information about Glencoe? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Glencoe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glencoe.

Adding Glencoe to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Glencoe on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glencoe. 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 Gallatin, 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 Glencoe.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glencoe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Glencoe). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Glencoe or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Glencoe) 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 Glencoe. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GlencoeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glencoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7252, Longitude: -84.8242       In this case, the coordinates for Glencoe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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