Denniston, Kentucky

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Unincorporated community
Denniston is located in Kentucky
Denniston is located in the US
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°54′57″N 83°32′17″W / 37.91583°N 83.53806°W / 37.91583; -83.53806Coordinates: 37°54′57″N 83°32′17″W / 37.91583°N 83.53806°W / 37.91583; -83.53806
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Menifee
Elevation 1,106 ft (337 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 40316
GNIS feature ID 511788

Denniston is an unincorporated community in Menifee County, Kentucky, United States. It lies along U.S. Route 460 and Kentucky Route 746, southeast of the city of Frenchburg, the county seat of Menifee County.[1] Its elevation is 1,106 feet (337 m).[2] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 40316.[3]

Denniston is part of the Mount Sterling Micropolitan Statistical Area.

The community was named for its first postmaster, Joseph C. Denniston.[4]


  1. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, p. 43.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Denniston, Kentucky, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-09-20. Accessed 2008-01-03.
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  4. ^ Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 81. Retrieved 2013-04-28.