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Welcome to Wolverine ...

Wolverine is located in Breathitt County<1>.

Wolverine is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Wolverine is located in the (606) area code.

Communities Also Named Wolverine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Wolverine - they are located in British Columbia, Idaho, Michigan (3) and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Wolverine ...

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

  • Beattyville [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beattyville
    • Beattyville [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Wolverine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,461 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beattyville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beattyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beattyville<5>
  • Campton [Wolfe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campton
    • Campton [Wolfe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Wolverine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 417 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campton<5>
  • Booneville [Owsley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Booneville
    • Booneville [Owsley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Wolverine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booneville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<5>
  • Buckhorn [Perry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckhorn
    • Buckhorn [Perry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Wolverine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 129 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buckhorn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckhorn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhorn<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chenowee [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chenowee
      • Chenowee [Breathitt County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Wolverine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chenowee
    • Quicksand [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quicksand
      • Quicksand [Breathitt County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Wolverine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quicksand
    • Kragon [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kragon
      • Kragon [Breathitt County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Wolverine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kragon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kragon
    • Bethany [Wolfe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethany
      • Bethany [Wolfe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Wolverine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethany have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethany
    • Oakdale [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakdale
      • Oakdale [Breathitt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Wolverine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakdale
    • Taulbee [Breathitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taulbee
      • Taulbee [Breathitt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Wolverine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taulbee

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wolverine ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Kentucky

About Breathitt County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wolverine. 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 Breathitt, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wolverine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Wolverine) 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 Wolverine. 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 WolverineOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wolverine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5780, Longitude: -83.4072    
<4>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.
<5>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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