Durbin, Kentucky

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Durbin, Kentucky
Unincorporated community
Durbin, Kentucky is located in Kentucky
Durbin, Kentucky
Durbin, Kentucky
Durbin, Kentucky is located in the US
Durbin, Kentucky
Durbin, Kentucky
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 38°16′45″N 82°35′54″W / 38.27917°N 82.59833°W / 38.27917; -82.59833Coordinates: 38°16′45″N 82°35′54″W / 38.27917°N 82.59833°W / 38.27917; -82.59833
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Boyd
Elevation 551 ft (168 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 41129
GNIS feature ID 507893[1]

Durbin, Kentucky is an unincorporated community situated along Kentucky Route 752 and Durbin Creek in southern Boyd County, Kentucky. The post office was established on March 5, 1900, with Robert Struther as postmaster, and was named for Amos Durbin, an early explorer.[2] It is located within the ZIP Code Tabulation Area for zip code 41129, which includes the city of Catlettsburg.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Durbin, Kentucky Retrieved on 2010-08-08
  2. ^ Rennick, Robert M. (1988). "Place Names". Kentucky Place Names. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-8131-0179-4.  Retrieved on 2010-08-08
  3. ^ Kentucky ZIP Code Lookup Retrieved on 2010-08-08