Hancock County, kentucky

Where country living, history, and modern industry come together!            


Welcome to our county!

Our community possesses all of the qualities, characteristics and charm of small town America - but with easy access to the amenities and conveniences of big city life.  You will find Hancock County, Kentucky small and quaint, but rich in heritage and hospitality.

Situated on the magnificent Ohio River, Hancock County is conveniently located between Owensboro and Louisville, Kentucky.  The Bob Cummings Lincoln Trail Bridge in Hawesville provides easy access to Indiana and Interstate 64.

We invite you to visit our community - Hancock County, Kentucky.

This website is a resource for all things Hancock County, Kentucky.  Thank you to so many Hancock County citizens in coming together to support this website and working to provide information. 


Additions and Updates to the Website

05/16/15 - Obituary Frances Imogene Allard
05/08/15 - Chamber of Commerce May Newsletter
05/08/15 - Obituary Mary Ann Burk Stout
05/06/15 - Vastwood Park closed to swimming
04/30/15 - Obituary Lester Owen Tindle
04/28/15 - Obituary Donald Payne
04/26/15 - Obituary William "Billy" Covetts
04/22/15 - Lewisport Heritage Festival Craft/Food Booth Form
04/22/15 - Obituary William Joseph Hunt