Rockcastle County

Rockcastle County, Kentucky

205 E Main St Box 6
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Phone: (606) 256-2831
Fax: (606) 256-4302
www.rockcastlecountyky.com

In south-central KY, southeast of Lexington; organized Jan 8, 1810 from Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison, and Knox counties. Name Origin: For the Rockcastle River, which flows along the southeastern border of the county; named for the castle-like rock formations along its banks

Area (sq mi):: 318.06 (land 317.53; water 0.54) Population per square mile: 52.60
Population 2005: 16,712 State rank: 68 Population change: 2000-20005 0.80%; 1990-2000 12.00% Population 2000: 16,582 (White 98.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.00%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $12,337; median household $23,475; Population below poverty level: 23.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,724-$17,143
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.60% Median travel time to work: 28.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 48.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Kentucky American Water announced that it has acquired the water assets of Eastern Rockcastle Water Association in Livingston, Ky., in Rockcastle County. The transaction, completed today, adds approximately 610 water customers in Rockcastle and Jackson counties to the Kentucky American Water system.
PATRICK WILLIAMS BUCK Oldham County, Kentucky Total points 12 (6R, 6L) Greatest spread 22 4/8 Inside spread 19 6/8 Main beams 27 2/8, 27 3/8 Longest tine 13 3/8 Antler bases 4 6/8, 4 5/8 Abnormal points none Gross typical 199 1/8 Deductions - 8 7/8 Net typical score 190 2/8 JOSH PREWITT BUCK Rockcastle County, Kentucky Total points 11 (6R, 5L) Greatest spread 22 4/8 Inside spread 1 9 0/8 Main beams 25 4/8, 26 2/8 Longest tine 135 /8 Antler bases 4 4/8, 4 4/8 Abnormal points none Gross typical 187 0/8 Deductions - 8 2/8 Net typical score 178 6/8
Vernon, Ky., where I worked in Rockcastle County Baptist Hospital.
But it was his work in Chicago for radio station WLS where Lair began his career as a talent scout and artist's manager, finding talent on his home turf in Rockcastle County, Kentucky.
It also improves service in Central Rockcastle County from Conway to Livingston and along the Cumberland Parkway, from north of Columbia to Edmonton.
She had earned her high school diploma at Rockcastle County High School in Mt.
This case study examines the history and current circumstances of education in Rockcastle County (Kentucky) in the context of its participation in the Appalachian Rural Systemic Initiative (ARSI), which aims to improve science and mathematics achievement through systemic reform.