Powersville, Kentucky

Unincorporated community

Location within the state of Kentucky

Coordinates: 38°39′24″N 84°6′44″W / 38.65667°N 84.11222°W / 38.65667; -84.11222Coordinates: 38°39′24″N 84°6′44″W / 38.65667°N 84.11222°W / 38.65667; -84.11222
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Bracken
Elevation 968 ft (295 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
  Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 501261[1]

Powersville is an unincorporated community located in Bracken County, Kentucky, United States.

A post office called Powersville was established in 1831, and remained in operation until 1904.[2] John F. Power, the postmaster, gave the community its name.[3]


  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Powersville, Kentucky
  2. "Bracken County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 11 January 2015.
  3. Toncray, Marla (March 9, 2012). "History, origins and towns of Bracken County". The Ledger Independent. Retrieved 11 January 2016.

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