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Gypsy
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Magoffin
Elevation 974 ft (297 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 41438
GNIS feature ID 508152

Gypsy is an unincorporated community within Magoffin County, Kentucky, United States.

History

Gypsy was named for a daughter of the local schoolteacher who had successfully led the effort to get the community a post office in 1883. The post office there remained in operation from 1883 until it was discontinued in 1994.

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