Meta, Kentucky

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Meta, Kentucky
Meta, Kentucky is located in Kentucky
Meta, Kentucky
Meta, Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°34′13″N 82°26′15″W / 37.57028°N 82.43750°W / 37.57028; -82.43750Coordinates: 37°34′13″N 82°26′15″W / 37.57028°N 82.43750°W / 37.57028; -82.43750
CountryUnited States
StateKentucky
CountyPike
Elevation
748 ft (228 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)606
GNIS feature ID498086[1]

Meta is an unincorporated community in Pike County, Kentucky. Meta is located at the junction of Kentucky Route 1426 and Kentucky Route 2169 7.7 miles (12.4 km) northeast of Pikeville.[2] The community had a post office from 1896 to 1959.[3]

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Meta has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meta". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ State Primary Road System: Pike County (PDF) (Map). Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. 2012. Retrieved September 19, 2012.
  3. ^ "Meta Post Office (historical)". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  4. ^ Climate Summary for Meta, Kentucky