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Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Metcalfe
Founded early 1800s
Founded by Joseph Philpot
Elevation 804 ft (245 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 42214
GNIS feature ID 489262

Center is an unincorporated community located in Metcalfe County, Kentucky, United States. The community is part of the Glasgow Micropolitan Statistical Area

Center is home to North Metcalfe Elementary, part of the Metcalfe County School District.


Center, also known in the past as Frederick or Lafayette, got its name from its location, equidistant from four county seats.

Center was the home of the first Butler Funeral Home, established in the early 20th century.

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