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Life In Whitesburg, Kentucky

$5,250

The mountains of Eastern Kentucky are unlike anywhere else, come meet the people in this Appalachian community.

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Population

1,679

Internet Speed Rating

150 Mbps

Closest Airport

Huntington Tri-State Airport, Huntington WV • 123 mi

Weather (High/Low)

85 / 42

Median Home Value (3BR, 2BA)

$87,657

Whitesburg: FUN FACT

Whitesburg is the home of Appalshop, a nonprofit aimed at helping people tell stories and educate others about Appalachia. Appalshop started as a film workshop in 1969, and 50 years later they're still documenting and revitalizing the traditions and creativity of Appalachia. They tell stories that commercial industries don’t tell. They challenge stereotypes with Appalachian voices. And they do it all with artists who are from and committed to this region.

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