Jeff, Kentucky

Census-designated place (CDP)

Location within the state of Kentucky

Coordinates: 37°12′18″N 83°8′11″W / 37.20500°N 83.13639°W / 37.20500; -83.13639Coordinates: 37°12′18″N 83°8′11″W / 37.20500°N 83.13639°W / 37.20500; -83.13639
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Perry
  Total 0.788 sq mi (2.04 km2)
  Land 0.757 sq mi (1.96 km2)
  Water 0.031 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation 915 ft (279 m)
Population (2010)
  Total 323
  Density 410/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
  Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 41751
Area code(s) 606
GNIS feature ID 516758[2]

Jeff is a census-designated place, unincorporated community and coal town in Perry County, Kentucky, United States. Its population was 323 as of the 2010 census.[3]

A post office was established in the community in 1902 and named for the early settler Jefferson Combs.[4]


  1. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  2. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Jeff, Kentucky
  3. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
  4. Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 152. Retrieved 2013-07-26.

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