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Welcome to Livingston ...

The city of Livingston is located in Rockcastle County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Livingston has a population of 213 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Livingston is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Livingston is located in the (606) area code.

The ZIP code for Livingston: 40445<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Livingston had an population of 213 people. This is a decrease of 5.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Livingston had a population of 226 people. This makes Livingston the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 226 people, the population of Livingston has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 228 people).

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

Communities Also Named Livingston ...

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

Beyond Kentucky, there are 37 communities that are also named Livingston - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Livingston ...

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

  • Berea [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berea
    • Berea [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,287 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berea
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berea<7>
  • London [Laurel County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for London
    • London [Laurel County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,072 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for London<7>
  • Mount Vernon [Rockcastle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon [Rockcastle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<7>
  • Brodhead [Rockcastle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brodhead
    • Brodhead [Rockcastle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Livingston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,185 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brodhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brodhead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brodhead<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crab Orchard [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crab Orchard
      • Crab Orchard [Lincoln County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 822 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crab Orchard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crab Orchard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crab Orchard<7>
    • McKee [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKee
      • McKee [Jackson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Livingston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 773 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKee<7>
    • Annville [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annville
      • Annville [Jackson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Livingston
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annville<7>
    • Orlando [Rockcastle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orlando
      • Orlando [Rockcastle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Livingston
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orlando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orlando
    • Peoples [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peoples
      • Peoples [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Livingston
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peoples have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peoples
    • Renfro Valley [Rockcastle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renfro Valley
      • Renfro Valley [Rockcastle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Livingston
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Renfro Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renfro Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renfro Valley<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 Livingston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Livingston.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Livingston ...

Looking for more information about Livingston? 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 Livingston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Livingston.

Adding Livingston to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Livingston on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kentucky (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Kentucky

About Rockcastle County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Livingston. 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 Rockcastle, 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 Livingston.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Livingston - 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 Livingston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Livingston 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Livingston) 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 Livingston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LivingstonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Livingston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2979, Longitude: -84.2156       In this case, the coordinates for Livingston 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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