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Adolphus, Kentucky
Post office in Adolphus, Kentucky
Post office in Adolphus, Kentucky
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Allen
Elevation
640 ft (200 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
42120
Area code(s) 270
GNIS feature ID 485782

Adolphus is an unincorporated community in southern Allen County, Kentucky, United States. The community is due south of Scottsville. The community is primarily a rural area on farmland.

History

A post office called Adolphus has been in operation since 1888. The community has the name of Adolphus Alexander, a railroad attorney.

Climate

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Adolphus has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.

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