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Camargo, Kentucky
Camargo, Kentucky

Camargo is a Montgomery county city about six miles southeast of Mount Sterling. The origin of the name is uncertain, but it may have been named for a town in Mexico by veterans of the Mexican War.

Camargo was incorporated in 1969.

A Camargo post office operated from 1848 to 1963.

The population in 2020 was 1,020.

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