Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer

Map of Oldham County, Kentucky

Oldham county is in the Outer Bluegrass region of Kentucky. The elevation in the county ranges from 420 to 920 feet above sea level.

It was formed in 1824 from Henry, Jefferson, and Shelby counties. The county seat is La Grange. Oldham county was a source of Trimble (1837) county.

In 2010 the county population was 60,316 in a land area of 187.22 square miles, an average of 322.2 people per square mile.

The equine population was 4,700 in the 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey.

Oldham county is in the KIPDA Area Development District.

Oldham county was named for William Oldham, who served in the American Revolution and was an early settler in Kentucky.

Census Census Data Oldham County Seat Oldham County Overview Google Map County Map Historical Markers National Register Cooperative Extension State of Indiana La Grange, Kentucky Shelby County, Kentucky Crestwood, Kentucky Pewee Valley, Kentucky Park Lake, Kentucky Orchard Grass Hills, Kentucky River Bluff, Kentucky Goshen, Kentucky Westport, Kentucky Trimble County, Kentucky Henry County, Kentucky Jefferson County, Kentucky

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