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Welcome to Rockhouse ...

Rockhouse is located in Pike County.

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

Rockhouse is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Rockhouse: (606)

The ZIP code for Rockhouse: 41561<3>

Communities Also Named Rockhouse ...

While we believe that this Rockhouse is located in Pike County, we know of another 2 Kentucky communities named Rockhouse. Those communities are located in the following counties: Letcher and Morgan County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 7 communities that are also named Rockhouse - they are located in Arkansas, Ohio, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Rockhouse ...

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

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    • Pikeville [Pike County]

      • Pikeville [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Rockhouse
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    • Jenkins [Letcher County]

      • Jenkins [Letcher County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Rockhouse
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jenkins
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    • Coal Run Village [Pike County]

      • Coal Run Village [Pike County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Rockhouse
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coal Run Village
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    • Clintwood [Dickenson County]

      • Clintwood [Dickenson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Rockhouse
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    • Pound [Wise County]

      • Pound [Wise County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Rockhouse
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    • Grundy [Buchanan County]

      • Grundy [Buchanan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Rockhouse
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    • Elkhorn City [Pike County]

      • Elkhorn City [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Rockhouse
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkhorn City
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    • Fleming-Neon [Letcher County]

      • Fleming-Neon [Letcher County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Rockhouse
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    • Wheelwright [Floyd County]

      • Wheelwright [Floyd County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Rockhouse
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    • Haysi [Dickenson County]

      • Haysi [Dickenson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Rockhouse
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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 Rockhouse. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rockhouse.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rockhouse ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rockhouse. 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 Rockhouse - 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 Rockhouse). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rockhouse 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rockhouse) 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 Rockhouse. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rockhouse

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rockhouse. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3271, Longitude: -82.4524       In this case, the coordinates for Rockhouse have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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