Topmost, Kentucky

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Unincorporated community
Topmost is located in Kentucky
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°21′31″N 82°47′17″W / 37.35861°N 82.78806°W / 37.35861; -82.78806Coordinates: 37°21′31″N 82°47′17″W / 37.35861°N 82.78806°W / 37.35861; -82.78806
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Knott
Elevation 823 ft (251 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 41862
GNIS feature ID 505361[1]

Topmost is an unincorporated community within Knott County, Kentucky, United States.

A 1981 coal mine explosion in Topmost killed eight miners.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Topmost, Kentucky
  2. ^ Kleber, John (May 18, 1992). The Kentucky Encyclopedia. University Press of Kentucky. p. 523. Retrieved 2013-04-18. 

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