Lincoln County was formed in 1780. It is located in the Bluegrass region of the state. The elevation in the county ranges from 760 to 1440 feet above sea level. In 2000 the county population was 23,361 in a land area of 336.26 square miles. The county seat is Stanford. Lincoln was one of the original counties in the Kentucky territory of Virginia.
Last update:October 18, 2016 at 7:24:09 UTC