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Welcome to Proctorville ...

The village of Proctorville is located in Lawrence County.

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

The pronunciation of Proctorville: PRAHK-tuhr-vil<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Proctorville has a population of 550 people<3> (see below for details).

Proctorville is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Proctorville: (740)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Proctorville had a population of 574 people. This makes Proctorville the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 574 people, the population of Proctorville decreased 7.42% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 620 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Proctorville had an population of 550 people. This is a decrease of 4.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.29% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Proctorville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Proctorville and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Ashland (KY)   [Map]   20,669   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   7,177   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Russell (KY)   [Map]   3,226   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Coal Grove   [Map]   2,099   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ironton   [Map]   10,722   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
South Point   [Map]   3,874   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Proctorville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Proctorville - they are located in Missouri and North Carolina.

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

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 Proctorville. 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 Proctorville. 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 Proctorville.

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

Websites for Proctorville ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Proctorville ...

Looking for more information about Proctorville? 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 Proctorville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Proctorville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.

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<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Proctorville. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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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 Proctorville.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Proctorville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Proctorville) 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 Proctorville. 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 Proctorville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Proctorville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4376, Longitude: -82.3818     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Proctorville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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