LaRue County

Blake Durrett

209 West High Street
Hodgenville, KY 42748

Phone: 270-358-4400

Fax: 270-358-4528


Web site:

Office Hours: Monday-Tuesday, Thursday-Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm EST Wednesday & Saturday 8:00am – 12:00pm EST

Fiscal Court Meeting: 2nd & 4th Tuesday, 9:00am EST

History: LaRue County was formed in 1843. It is located in the Pennyrile region of the state. The elevation in the county ranges from 421 to 1080 feet above sea level. It has a land area of 263 square miles. The county seat is Hodgenville. Abraham Lincoln was born near Hodgenville.


2010  14,193

2020  14,867

LaRue County Court House