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From The Kentucky Portal on Wikipedia: in 1792 Kentucky became the 15th state to join the Union. Kentucky is the 37th largest state in terms of total area, the 36th largest in land area, and ranks 26th in population.

Featured county[]

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Henderson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of 2000, the population is 44,829. Its county seat is Henderson. The county is named for Colonel Richard Henderson, founder of the Transylvania Company.

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Map of Counties

Featured Project[]

Paducah2020 is a grassroots effort to build community and social capital in and around Paducah, Kentucky.

Transition Kentucky[]

Link Transition Kentucky USA: A new group has formed at TransitionUS to develop Transition Kentucky - for those who seek a sustainable, local-scale implementation of theTransition Model. Learn more here.

Berea and Paducah2020 are pages here at the Kentucky Wikia for collaborating on Transition Initiatives. Kick off one for your town! announce it here

Kentucky cities[]

15 Largest Cities 2005 Population
Louisville 556,429
Lexington 268,080
Owensboro 55,459
Bowling Green 52,272
Covington 42,811
Richmond 30,893
Hopkinsville 28,821
Henderson 27,666
Frankfort 27,210
Florence 26,349
Jeffersontown 26,100
Paducah 25,575
Nicholasville 23,897
Elizabethtown 23,450
Ashland 21,510

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