Raccoon, Kentucky facts for kids
|Location within the state of Kentucky|
|Elevation||984 ft (300 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||501493|
The community was so named on account of raccoons near the original town site.
The climate in this area is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. The Köppen Climate System describes the weather as humid subtropical, and uses the abbreviation Cfa.
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