AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Whitley County, Kentucky

US county information
NameWhitley County
US Area
Total Area445.15 sq mi (1152.9 km2)
Land Area440.15 sq mi (1140 km2)
Water Area4.99 sq mi (12.9 km2)
Population35865 (2000)
Density31.7/km2 (82/sq mi)
Time zoneEastern
Time zoneEastern: UTC-5/-4: -5/-4

     Home | County | Whitley County Kentucky

Whitley County is a county located in the state of Kentucky. 2005 census projections list its population at 38,029 . The county seat is at Williamsburg , though the largest city is Corbin, and the county's District Court (a trial court of limited jurisdiction) sits in both cities. Whitley County is a limited dry county, meaning that sale of alcohol in the county is prohibited except in certain areas as voted on by the residents of the area. In the case of Whitley County, by the drink alcohol sales is permitted only in restaurants in the city of Corbin seating at least 100 diners and derive at least 70% of their total sales from food.

The Corbin, KY Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Whitley County, but does not include all of the city of Corbin.

Warning: simplexml_load_file( [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260