Parrot, Kentucky

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Parrot, Kentucky
Unincorporated community
Parrot, Kentucky is located in Kentucky
Parrot, Kentucky
Parrot, Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°19′09″N 84°03′31″W / 37.31917°N 84.05861°W / 37.31917; -84.05861Coordinates: 37°19′09″N 84°03′31″W / 37.31917°N 84.05861°W / 37.31917; -84.05861
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Jackson
Elevation 1,286 ft (392 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 606
GNIS feature ID 514445[1]

Parrot is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, Kentucky, United States. Parrot is located at the junction of Kentucky Route 2002 and Kentucky Route 2003 4.85 miles (7.81 km) west of Annville.[2] Parrot had a post office which opened on September 7, 1898, and closed on July 23, 1994.[3] The community was named for a local family; it has also been called Letter Box, as before the post office opened residents used a letter box attached to a tree for mail service.[4]