Chevrolet, Kentucky facts for kids
|Elevation||1,325 ft (404 m)|
|Time zone||Central (EST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||EST (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||489465|
A post office called Chevrolet was established in 1918, and remained in operation until 1992. The community was named after the Chevrolet Series 490, the first car seen on local roads.
A 1935 newspaper account reported the town had 800 inhabitants, and about 60 cars, 30 of which were Chevrolets.
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