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Balkan, Kentucky

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Country  United States
County  Bell
Time zone  Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
State  Kentucky
Elevation  1,266 ft (386 m)
ZIP codes  40913
Balkan, Kentucky
Weather  13°C, Wind SE at 5 km/h, 100% Humidity

Balkan is an unincorporated community in Bell County, in the U.S. state of Kentucky.

History

A post office was established at Balkan in 1912, and remained in operation until 1982. It was named after the Balkans, in Southeast Europe, the native land of many of the early settlers in this mining community.

References

Balkan, Kentucky Wikipedia


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