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Center is located in Kentucky
Location in Kentucky
Center is located in the United States
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Metcalfe
Founded early 1800s
Founded by Joseph Philpot
804 ft (245 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
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 the former North Metcalfe Elementary, which was part of the Metcalfe County School District. Today the structure houses the Roadside BBQ and Grill.


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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