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Royrader, Kentucky
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Coordinates: 37°15′49″N 83°56′35″W / 37.26361°N 83.94306°W / 37.26361; -83.94306Coordinates: 37°15′49″N 83°56′35″W / 37.26361°N 83.94306°W / 37.26361; -83.94306
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Jackson
Elevation
1,033 ft (315 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EST)
ZIP codes
40402
Area code(s) 606

Royrader is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, in the U.S. state of Kentucky. A post office called Royrader was established in 1927, and remained in operation until 1969. The community derives its name from Roy Rader, a businessperson in the local lumber industry. The community is along Kentucky Route 578 approximately 4 miles south of Annville, Kentucky, the county's largest community.

History

A post office called Royrader was established in 1927, and remained in operation until 1969. The community derives its name from Roy Rader, a businessperson in the local lumber industry.

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