Saint Helens, Kentucky

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This article is about the community in Lee County. For the Louisville suburb formerly known as "Saint Helens", see Shively, Kentucky.
Saint Helens
Unincorporated community
Saint Helens is located in Kentucky
Saint Helens
Saint Helens
Saint Helens is located in the US
Saint Helens
Saint Helens
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°34′58″N 83°38′50″W / 37.58278°N 83.64722°W / 37.58278; -83.64722Coordinates: 37°34′58″N 83°38′50″W / 37.58278°N 83.64722°W / 37.58278; -83.64722
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Lee
Elevation 728 ft (222 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 41368
GNIS feature ID 515175

Saint Helens is an unincorporated community in Lee County, Kentucky, in the United States.[1] It lies along Route 52 east of the city of Beattyville, the county seat of Lee County.[2] Its elevation is 728 feet (222 m).[1] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 41368.[3] This post office preëmpted the naming of a community in Jefferson County as Saint Helens; instead, it had to adopt the name "Shively" after an early settler.[4]

It is also sometimes known as Three Forks.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Saint Helens, Kentucky, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-09-30. Accessed 2007-12-30.
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, p. 43.
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  4. ^ The Encyclopedia of Louisville, p. 819. "Shively". University Press of Kentucky (Lexington), 2001. Accessed 10 October 2013.