Meade County KY Real Estate and Community Information

Meade County KY Real Estate and Community Information

Founded in 1823, Meade County, Kentucky is home to over 28,000 residents.  The county was named after the war hero Captain James Meade who was killed during the war of 1812. Located on the Ohio river, the county is known for its beautiful scenery and old-growth forests. Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area is an ideal location for many outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, horseback riding, and more.

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There are three main cities in Meade County:


Brandenburg serves as the county seat and is located southwest of Louisville on the Ohio River. Brandenburg features convenient shopping and outstanding dining options, along with a number of parks and a 9-hole golf course. Students living in Brandenburg attend schools in the Meade County School System.

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Embodies small town Kentucky living with just 170 residents calling Ekron home.  Enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings and privacy this town provides.

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Muldraugh is located both in Meade and Hardin Counties and is encompassed by the Fort Knox army base. The population of Muldraugh was estimated to be 987 in 2016.

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There are also 14 other census designated and unincorporated places, including Fort Knox.

Recreation in Meade County

There’s a great variety of outdoor activities to satisfy virtually any recreational need. The Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area is ideal for camping, mountain biking, hiking, birding, fishing, horseback riding, and archery.  And if you love fly fishing, Otter Creek will be your favorite fishing spot. Hikers and nature lovers alike will love the Buttermilk Falls Trail, where you’ll find beautiful Kentucky wildflowers during the spring.

The country setting of Meade County offers more opportunities for fun and recreation.  Roberts Family Farm has been family owned for over 100 years and is a destination for school groups, along with u-pick berries, Christmas trees, a bakery, and seasonal events.  The Meade County Fair is an anticipated event that includes an opening day parade, along with a host of activities, concerts, exhibits, and rides.

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