Utica, Kentucky

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Utica, Kentucky
Census-designated place
Utica is located in Kentucky
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°36′8″N 87°6′47″W / 37.60222°N 87.11306°W / 37.60222; -87.11306Coordinates: 37°36′8″N 87°6′47″W / 37.60222°N 87.11306°W / 37.60222; -87.11306
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Daviess
Elevation 417 ft (127 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
ZIP code 42376
FIPS code 21-78708
GNIS feature ID 505928[1]

Utica is a small rural unincorporated community and census-designated place[2] in Daviess County, Kentucky, in the United States. U.S. Route 431 passes through the community, leading 12 miles (19 km) north to Owensboro and 24 miles (39 km) south to Central City. Utica has a post office, a fire station, a cemetery, several churches, a gas station, a store called JR's Market, and even a Dollar General store. Utica was probably founded in the early 1800s and named after the City of Utica, New York. The current mayor is Jake Sparks.

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 70
Bureau of the Census[3]