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Welcome to Prestonsburg ...
The location of Prestonsburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Prestonsburg has a population of 3,438 people<2> (see below for details).
Prestonsburg was established in 1818.
The community of Prestonsburg is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Prestonsburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Prestonsburg is located in the (606) area code.
The ZIP code for Prestonsburg: 41653<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Prestonsburg had a population of 3,255 people (which is 8.25% of the total population of Floyd County). This makes Prestonsburg the county's most populous community.
The population of Prestonsburg represents 0.08% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 99th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,255 people, the population of Prestonsburg decreased 9.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,612 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Prestonsburg had an population of 3,438 people. This is an increase of 5.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Prestonsburg.
Communities near Prestonsburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Prestonsburg and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Prestonsburg.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Prestonsburg:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Prestonsburg ...
Looking for more information about Prestonsburg? 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 Prestonsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Prestonsburg.
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019