Jeff, Kentucky


Jeff is a census-designated place and coal town in Perry County, Kentucky, United States. Its population was 323 as of the 2010 census.[3]

Jeff
Jeff
Location within the state of Kentucky
Jeff
Jeff (the United States)
Coordinates: 37°12′18″N 83°8′11″W
CountryUnited States
StateKentucky
CountyPerry
Government
  TypeJeff
Area
  Total0.788 sq mi (2.04 km2)
  Land0.757 sq mi (1.96 km2)
  Water0.031 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation
915 ft (279 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Total323
  Density410/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
41751
Area code(s)606
GNIS feature ID516758[2]

A post office was established in the community in 1902 and named for the early settler Jefferson Combs.[4]

References


  1. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  2. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Jeff, Kentucky
  3. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
  4. Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 152. ISBN 0813126312. Retrieved 2013-07-26.