Ravenna is an Estill county town just southeast of Irvine. It was founded in 1915 around the yard and shops of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad and named for Ravenna, Ohio. The population peaked about 1930 at 1,189. The Ravenna post office operated from 1916 until 1972. The population in 2010 was 606.
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