Rockholds, Kentucky

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Rockholds
Unincorporated community
Rockholds is located in Kentucky
Rockholds
Rockholds
Location within the state of Kentucky
Rockholds is located in the US
Rockholds
Rockholds
Rockholds (the US)
Coordinates: 36°49′43″N 84°6′59″W / 36.82861°N 84.11639°W / 36.82861; -84.11639Coordinates: 36°49′43″N 84°6′59″W / 36.82861°N 84.11639°W / 36.82861; -84.11639
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Whitley
Elevation 984 ft (300 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (EST)
ZIP codes 40759
GNIS feature ID 502166[1]

Rockholds is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Whitley County, Kentucky, United States.

History[edit]

A post office has been open at Rockholds since 1838.[2] The community's name most likely honors Thomas Rockhold, a pioneer merchant.[3]

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