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Jackson Ferry, Kentucky

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Welcome to Jackson Ferry ...

Jackson Ferry is located in Clark County.

Jackson Ferry is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Jackson Ferry lies within the (859) area code.

Communities near Jackson Ferry ...

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 Jackson Ferry and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Camargo   [Map]   1,127   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clay City   [Map]   1,098   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Doylesville   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Irvine   [Map]   2,398   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lexington-Fayette   [Map]   318,449   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Mount Sterling   [Map]   7,242   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jackson Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Jackson Ferry - they are located in Alabama (2) and Tennessee (2).

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

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 Jackson Ferry. 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 Jackson Ferry. 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 Jackson Ferry.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jackson Ferry ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Jackson Ferry. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jackson Ferry - 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Jackson Ferry. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jackson Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jackson Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8874, Longitude: -84.2213     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jackson Ferry 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 Jackson Ferry.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Jackson Ferry.