Cottle, Kentucky

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Unincorporated community
Cottle is located in Kentucky
Cottle is located in the US
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°53′20″N 83°12′14″W / 37.88889°N 83.20389°W / 37.88889; -83.20389Coordinates: 37°53′20″N 83°12′14″W / 37.88889°N 83.20389°W / 37.88889; -83.20389
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Morgan
Elevation 801 ft (244 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 41412
GNIS feature ID 507766

Cottle is an unincorporated community in Morgan County, Kentucky, United States. It lies along U.S. Route 460 southeast of the city of West Liberty, the county seat of Morgan County.[1] Its elevation is 801 feet (244 m).[2]

A post office was established in the community in 1931, which was named for Joseph Cottle, an early settler.[3]


  1. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, p. 43.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cottle, Kentucky, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-09-20. Accessed 2008-01-03.
  3. ^ Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 69. Retrieved 2013-04-28.