Daisy, Kentucky

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Daisy, Kentucky
Unincorporated community
Location of Daisy within Kentucky
Location of Daisy within Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°06′46.64″N 83°05′35.32″W / 37.1129556°N 83.0931444°W / 37.1129556; -83.0931444Coordinates: 37°06′46.64″N 83°05′35.32″W / 37.1129556°N 83.0931444°W / 37.1129556; -83.0931444
Country  United States
State  Kentucky
County Perry
Area
 • Total 54.5 sq mi (87.7 km2)
 • Land 54.5 sq mi (87.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 965 ft (294 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,758
 • Density 32/sq mi (12/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 41731
Area code(s) 606
GNIS feature ID 511699[1]

Daisy is an unincorporated community in Perry County, Kentucky, United States. The population is 1758 as of the 2000 United States Census, with a population density of 32 per square mile. The area is known historically for its coal mining.

Daisy was the birthplace and hometown of notable American Appalacian musician Roscoe Holcomb.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Daisy, Kentucky
  2. ^ Marshall, Alli (2005-11-13). "The air up there: An old-time-music classic turns 40". Mountain XPress. Archived from the original on 03/06/2008. Retrieved 06/08/2010.  Check date values in: |access-date=, |archive-date= (help)