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Welcome to Russell ...
The city of Russell is located in Greenup County.
The location of Russell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Russell has a population of 3,226 people<2> (see below for details).
Russell was established in 1869.
The community of Russell is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Russell lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Russell is within the (606) area code.
The ZIP code for Russell: 41169<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Russell had a population of 3,380 people (or 9.16% of the total population of Greenup County). This makes Russell the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Russell represents 0.08% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,380 people, the population of Russell decreased 7.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,645 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Russell had an population of 3,226 people. This is a decrease of 4.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.5% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Russell.
Communities near Russell ...
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 Russell 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 Russell.
Communities Also Named Russell ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Russell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Manitoba, Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, North Dakota (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Russell.
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 Russell:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russell ...
Looking for more information about Russell? 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 Russell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Russell.
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019