kids encyclopedia robot

Baskett, Kentucky facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Baskett, Kentucky
Post office
Post office
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Henderson
400 ft (100 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CST)
ZIP codes
GNIS feature ID 486457

Baskett is an unincorporated community and coal town in Henderson County, Kentucky, United States.


Baskett had its start in 1888 as a coal town. The community was named for the Baskett family, the original owners of the town site. A post office has been in operation at Baskett since 1890.

kids search engine
Baskett, Kentucky Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.