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Welcome to Mayking ...

Mayking is located in Letcher County.

The location of Mayking has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Mayking is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Mayking: (606)

The ZIP code for Mayking: 41837<3>

Communities near Mayking ...

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

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    • Big Stone Gap [Wise County]

      • Big Stone Gap [Wise County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Mayking
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    • Norton [Norton City]

      • Norton [Norton City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Mayking
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    • Wise [Wise County]

      • Wise [Wise County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Mayking
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    • Cumberland [Harlan County]

      • Cumberland [Harlan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Mayking
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    • Jenkins [Letcher County]

      • Jenkins [Letcher County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Mayking
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    • Whitesburg [Letcher County]

      • Whitesburg [Letcher County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Mayking
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    • Appalachia [Wise County]

      • Appalachia [Wise County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Mayking
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    • Clintwood [Dickenson County]

      • Clintwood [Dickenson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Mayking
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    • Pound [Wise County]

      • Pound [Wise County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Mayking
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    • Hindman [Knott County]

      • Hindman [Knott County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Mayking
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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 Mayking. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mayking.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mayking ...

Looking for more information about Mayking? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mayking. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mayking - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Mayking). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mayking or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Mayking) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mayking. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mayking

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mayking. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1334, Longitude: -82.7660       In this case, the coordinates for Mayking have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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