|Elevation||915 ft (279 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||511097|
A post office called Busy was established in 1924. The community was so named on account of its enterprising citizens (i.e. "busy as bees"). Busy has been noted for its unusual place name.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Busy, Kentucky
- "Perry County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 8 June 2015.
- Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 19.
- Inc, Time (31 January 1944). LIFE. Time Inc. p. 57. ISSN 0024-3019.