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Big Spring, Kentucky
Country United States
State Kentucky
Counties Breckinridge, Hardin, Meade
663 ft (202 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 270 & 364
GNIS feature ID 512759

Big Spring, Kentucky is an unincorporated community in Breckinridge County, Meade County, and Hardin County in the U.S. state of Kentucky.

Big Spring takes its name from a spring which emerges near the town site, then sinks underground. A post office was established for the community in 1826.

Notable person

See also: List of people from the Louisville metropolitan area
  • Charles Harwood Moorman, United States federal judge
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