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Welcome to Mount Hope ...

Mount Hope is located in Rowan County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Hope: Mt. Hope

Mount Hope is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Mount Hope lies within the (606) area code.

Communities Also Named Mount Hope ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Mount Hope - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (3), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (3), Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (7), Prince Edward Island, Tennessee (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mount Hope ...

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

  • Morehead [Rowan County]
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    • Morehead [Rowan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Mount Hope
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,596 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morehead<4>
  • West Liberty [Morgan County]
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    • West Liberty [Morgan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Mount Hope
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,407 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Liberty<4>
  • Owingsville [Bath County]
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    • Owingsville [Bath County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Mount Hope
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,564 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owingsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owingsville<4>
  • Sandy Hook [Elliott County]
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    • Sandy Hook [Elliott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Mount Hope
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 597 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy Hook<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Frenchburg [Menifee County]
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      • Frenchburg [Menifee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Mount Hope
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 547 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frenchburg<4>
    • Salt Lick [Bath County]
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      • Salt Lick [Bath County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Mount Hope
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 322 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salt Lick<4>
    • Lakeview Heights [Rowan County]
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      • Lakeview Heights [Rowan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Mount Hope
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeview Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Clearfield [Rowan County]
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      • Clearfield [Rowan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Mount Hope
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Korea [Menifee County]
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      • Korea [Menifee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Mount Hope
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    • Yocum [Morgan County]
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      • Yocum [Morgan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Mount Hope
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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 Mount Hope. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Hope.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Hope ...

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

The Communities of Kentucky

About Rowan County

About Kentucky

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mount Hope. 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 Rowan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Hope - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Hope) 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 Mount Hope. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount HopeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Hope. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0506, Longitude: -83.4448    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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