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Welcome to Lost City ...

Lost City is located in Logan County<1>.

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

Lost City is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Lost City: (270)

Communities Also Named Lost City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Lost City - they are located in California, Nevada, Oklahoma and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Lost City ...

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

  • Russellville [Logan County]
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    • Russellville [Logan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Lost City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Russellville<5>
  • Elkton [Todd County]
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    • Elkton [Todd County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Lost City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,157 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton<5>
  • Auburn [Logan County]
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    • Auburn [Logan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Lost City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,404 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Drakesboro [Muhlenberg County]
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    • Drakesboro [Muhlenberg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Lost City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drakesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drakesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drakesboro<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rochester [Butler County]
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      • Rochester [Butler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Lost City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 149 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rochester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Agnes [Logan County]
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      • Agnes [Logan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Lost City
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    • Dunmor [Muhlenberg County]
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      • Dunmor [Muhlenberg County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Lost City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunmor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunmor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunmor<5>
    • Gordonsville [Logan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
      • Gordonsville [Logan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Lost City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonsville
    • Richelieu [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richelieu
      • Richelieu [Butler County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Lost City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richelieu
    • Sharon Grove [Todd County]
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      • Sharon Grove [Todd County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Lost City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharon Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lost City ...

Looking for more information about Lost City? 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.

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

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kentucky

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About Kentucky

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lost City. 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 Logan, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lost City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lost City) 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 Lost City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lost CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lost City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9770, Longitude: -86.9050       In this case, the coordinates for Lost City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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