Slade, Kentucky

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Slade
Unincorporated community
Slade
Motto: "Your hometown's meeting spot" (Unofficial)
Slade is located in Kentucky
Slade
Slade
Slade is located in the US
Slade
Slade
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°47′42″N 83°42′15″W / 37.79500°N 83.70417°W / 37.79500; -83.70417Coordinates: 37°47′42″N 83°42′15″W / 37.79500°N 83.70417°W / 37.79500; -83.70417
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Powell
Area
 • Total 5.62 sq mi (14.56 km2)
 • Land 5.62 sq mi (14.56 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 738 ft (225 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 303
 • Density 54/sq mi (21/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EST (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 40376
GNIS feature ID 515466[1]

Slade is an unincorporated community in Powell County, Kentucky, United States. Their post office [2] closed in 2004 [3]

Landmarks[edit]

The community is home to the Natural Bridge State Resort Park.

Slade is a popular location for accommodations for climbers of the Red River Gorge. The campground operated by Miguel's Pizza has been called Camp 4 of the East.[4] Slade and the campground were featured in the 2004 documentary movie Red River Ruckus by Victory Productions.[5][6][citation needed]

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