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Stringtown, Kentucky
(Lawrence County)

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Welcome to Stringtown ...

Stringtown is located in Lawrence County.

Stringtown is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Stringtown: (606)

Communities near Stringtown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Stringtown and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Ashland   [Map]   20,669   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Blaine   [Map]   47   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Catlettsburg   [Map]   1,778   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Grayson   [Map]   3,999   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Louisa   [Map]   2,412   SE   5 miles [8 km]
South Point (OH)   [Map]   3,874   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Stringtown.

Communities Also Named Stringtown ...

While we believe that this Stringtown is located in Lawrence County, we know of another 11 Kentucky communities named Stringtown. Those communities are located in the following counties: Anderson, Boone, Fleming, Grant, Jackson, Madison, Magoffin, Mercer, Muhlenberg, Pike and Spencer County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 80 communities that are also named Stringtown - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana (6), Iowa, Kansas (3), Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (6), Montana (2), Ohio (14), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (6), Texas (6), Virginia (3), Washington (2) and West Virginia (6).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stringtown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stringtown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stringtown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Stringtown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stringtown ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stringtown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Stringtown) 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 Stringtown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stringtown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stringtown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1768, Longitude: -82.6685     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stringtown.

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