Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer

Map of Woodford County, Kentucky

Woodford county is in the Inner Bluegrass region of Kentucky. The elevation in the county ranges from 469 to 1000 feet above sea level.

It was formed in 1789 from Fayette county. The county seat is Versailles. Woodford county was a source of Scott (1792) and Franklin (1795) counties.

In 2020 the county population was 26,871 in a land area of 188.78 square miles, an average of 142.3 people per square mile.

The equine population was 11,900 in the 2012 Kentucky Equine Survey.

Woodford county is in the Lexington-Fayette metro statistical area and the Bluegrass Area Development District.

Woodford county was named to honor General William Woodford, who served in the American Revolution and died as a prisoner of war on a British ship.

Census Census Data Woodford County Seat Woodford County Overview Google Map County Map Historical Markers National Register Cooperative Extension Warwick, Kentucky Versailles, Kentucky Midway, Kentucky Pisgah, Kentucky Nugent Crossroads, Kentucky Spring Station, Kentucky Millville, Kentucky Clifton, Kentucky Fort Garrett Pinckard Troy, Kentucky Mundys Landing, Kentucky Nonesuch, Kentucky Elm Corner, Kentucky Mortonsville, Kentucky Scott County, Kentucky Fayette County, Kentucky Jessamine County, Kentucky Franklin County, Kentucky Anderson County, Kentucky Mercer County, Kentucky

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