Beetle, Kentucky

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Beetle, Kentucky
Unincorporated community
Beetle is located in Kentucky
Location within the state of Kentucky
Beetle is located in the US
Beetle (the US)
Coordinates: 38°11′44″N 82°56′47″W / 38.19556°N 82.94639°W / 38.19556; -82.94639Coordinates: 38°11′44″N 82°56′47″W / 38.19556°N 82.94639°W / 38.19556; -82.94639
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Carter
Elevation 650 ft (200 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CST)
GNIS feature ID 507485[1]

Beetle is an unincorporated community located in Carter County, Kentucky, United States.

The origin of the name "Beetle" is obscure.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Beetle, Kentucky
  2. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 141.