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Jonancy is located in Kentucky
Location in Kentucky
Jonancy is located in the United States
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Pike
945 ft (288 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (EST)
ZIP codes
GNIS feature ID 508353

Jonancy is a small unincorporated community and coal town in Pike County, Kentucky, United States, in the far eastern part of the state. The latitude and longitude are 37.316N and -82.583W. Jonancy is in the Eastern Coal Field region. The community is in the Eastern time zone.

According to James Blake Miller, the hamlet's best-known resident, Jonancy was "named after my great-great-great grandparents: Joe and Nancy Miller ... [t]hey were the first people in those parts."

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