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Coordinates: 38°00′57″N 83°46′23″W / 38.01583°N 83.77306°W / 38.01583; -83.77306Coordinates: 38°00′57″N 83°46′23″W / 38.01583°N 83.77306°W / 38.01583; -83.77306
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Montgomery
Elevation
801 ft (244 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
40334
GNIS feature ID 508277

Hope is an unincorporated community within Montgomery County, Kentucky, United States.

A post office was established in 1890. According to one source, the town may have been given the name Hope by its first postmaster when, after unsuccessfully submitting several names to the post office, he finally submitted Hope in the 'hope' this time it would be accepted.

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