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Welcome to Kettle ...

Kettle is located in Cumberland County.

Kettle is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Kettle lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Kettle, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Kettle is located in the (270) area code.

Communities near Kettle ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Kettle and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Albany   [Map]   2,020   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bakerton   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Burkesville   [Map]   1,481   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dougan Town   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Grider   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Tompkinsville   [Map]   2,277   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Kettle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Kettle - it's located in West Virginia.

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

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 Kettle. 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 Kettle. 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 Kettle.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kettle ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kettle. 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 Kettle - 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 Kettle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kettle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kettle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7023, Longitude: -85.3611     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kettle 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 Kettle.

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