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Welcome to Vicco ...

The city of Vicco is located in Perry County<1>.

The location of Vicco has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Vicco has a population of 300 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Vicco.

Vicco is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Vicco: (606)

The ZIP code for Vicco: 41773<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Vicco had an population of 300 people. This is a decrease of 10.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.66% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Vicco had a population of 334 people. This makes Vicco the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 334 people, the population of Vicco increased 5.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 318 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Vicco.

Communities Also Named Vicco ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Vicco - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Vicco ...

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

  • Hazard [Perry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazard
    • Hazard [Perry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Vicco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,785 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazard<7>
  • Cumberland [Harlan County]
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    • Cumberland [Harlan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Vicco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,854 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland<7>
  • Whitesburg [Letcher County]
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    • Whitesburg [Letcher County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Vicco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,813 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitesburg<7>
  • Hindman [Knott County]
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    • Hindman [Knott County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Vicco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 663 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hindman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hindman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hindman<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lynch [Harlan County]
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      • Lynch [Harlan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Vicco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 630 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lynch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynch<7>
    • Fleming-Neon [Letcher County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fleming-Neon
      • Fleming-Neon [Letcher County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Vicco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 610 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fleming-Neon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fleming-Neon
    • Pippa Passes [Knott County]
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      • Pippa Passes [Knott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Vicco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 606 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pippa Passes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pippa Passes
    • Benham [Harlan County]
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      • Benham [Harlan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Vicco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 417 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benham<7>
    • Hyden [Leslie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyden
      • Hyden [Leslie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Vicco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 323 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyden<7>
    • Blackey [Letcher County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackey
      • Blackey [Letcher County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Vicco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackey

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 Vicco. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vicco.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vicco ...

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

Mentions & References for Vicco

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vicco. 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 Perry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vicco.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vicco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Vicco). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Vicco or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Vicco) 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 Vicco. 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 ViccoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vicco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2156, Longitude: -83.0611       In this case, the coordinates for Vicco have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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