LaRue County

By Alex Matan

Judge/Executive
Blake Durrett

Courthouse
209 West High Street
Hodgenville, KY 42748

Phone: 270-358-4400

Fax: 270-358-4528

Email:

Web site: www.laruecounty.org

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. In 2010, the county population was 14,193 in a land area of 263 square miles. The county seat is Hodgenville. Abraham Lincoln was born near Hodgenville.


LaRue County Court House