West Van Lear, Kentucky

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West Van Lear
Unincorporated community
West Van Lear is located in Kentucky
West Van Lear
West Van Lear
West Van Lear is located in the US
West Van Lear
West Van Lear
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°47′10″N 82°46′50″W / 37.78611°N 82.78056°W / 37.78611; -82.78056Coordinates: 37°47′10″N 82°46′50″W / 37.78611°N 82.78056°W / 37.78611; -82.78056
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Johnson
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

West Van Lear is an unincorporated community in Johnson County, Kentucky, United States. Even though it is unincorporated, it has a post office and its own ZIP code (41268).[1] It has a small grocery store, a volunteer fire department, and a community center.

West Van Lear's post office was established on April 29, 1912, with James H. Price as postmaster.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Johnson County, Kentucky ZIP Codes". Kentucky.hometownlocator.com. Retrieved 2012-03-19. 
  2. ^ Rennick, Robert M. (1988). "Place Names". Kentucky Place Names. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-8131-0179-4.