Peoples, Kentucky

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Peoples, Kentucky
Unincorporated community
Peoples, Kentucky is located in Kentucky
Peoples, Kentucky
Peoples, Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°17′22″N 84°03′12″W / 37.28944°N 84.05333°W / 37.28944; -84.05333Coordinates: 37°17′22″N 84°03′12″W / 37.28944°N 84.05333°W / 37.28944; -84.05333
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Jackson
Elevation 971 ft (296 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 606
GNIS feature ID 514489[1]

Peoples is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, Kentucky, United States. Peoples is located at the junction of Kentucky Route 2002 and Kentucky Route 3630 5 miles (8.0 km) west-southwest of Annville.[2] Peoples had a post office until it closed on January 3, 2004.[3][4] The community has the name of the local Peoples family.[5]


  1. ^ "Peoples". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ State Primary Road System: Jackson County (PDF) (Map). Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. 2011. Retrieved January 6, 2013. 
  3. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15. 
  4. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved January 6, 2013. 
  5. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 100.