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Welcome to Owen County!
Owen County is truly the Heartbeat of the Golden Triangle. Located entirely within the boundaries of I-75, I-71 and I-64, we are less than a one hour drive from Lexington, Louisville and Cincinnati, OH.
Our county has a wealth of natural beauty with numerous lakes, streams and rolling ridges providing top quality fishing and hunting opportunities in the Commonwealth.
The Kentucky River borders the entire western boundary of our county. Eagle Creek, the world’s longest creek, flows through Owen County. Elmer Davis Lake, managed by Kentucky Fish & Wildlife provides some of the best bluegill/crappie fishing in the state.
Elk Creek Hunt Club () provide professional bird hunting and shooting sports recreation.
Visit Perry Park Golf Resort () and Fairway Golf Course () for group and individual play.
We invite you to visit Elk Creek Vineyards (), Kentucky’s largest winery, currently producing eighteen varieties of wine.
These are just a few of the attractions that make Owen County a great place to visit and an even better place to live. So come and experience our great people and gracious rural atmosphere that is just minutes from everywhere.
Our motto says it best: Owen County... Pretty - Quiet - Close.
||Community Bulletin Board
Tuesday, Apr 9 6:00pm Owen County Fiscal Court Meeting
Thursday, Apr 11 7:30am Chamber of Commerce Meeting
Saturday, Apr 20 9:00am Crop for a Cure
Tuesday, Apr 23 6:00pm Owen Co Fiscal Court Workshop
Wednesday, Apr 24 12:00pm – 1:00pm Professional Administrative Day
Thursday, Apr 25 6:30pm – 8:30pm Community Drug Forum
Friday, Apr 26 5-8 The Sister's Act Relay for Life Fish Fry
Saturday, Apr 27 Community Drug Take Back Day
Saturday, Apr 27 Free Day at County Dump
Saturday, Apr 27 11-4 Party Day for Relay for Life
Thursday, May 2 6:00pm Owen Co Parks & Recreation Meeting
Please check the calendar below for more information!
CODE RED Emergency Notification System (please click on link to add your information to the list to be called in case of emergencies, weather, etc...)
Any additional questions, please contact David Lilly, 911 Coordinator at 502-750-1735.
Owen County emergency sirens are tested the first Wednesday of every month at 11AM (weather permitting). If you have any questions please contact the Judge Executive’s office at 502-484-3405.
In the case of a severe storm please contact your Emergency Management office, 502-484-2791, to report any storm damage done to your property. You may also contact your local fire department or the Judge Executive’s office, 502-484-3405.
||Fiscal Court Meeting Information
Fiscal Court meetings are the second Tuesday of the month at 6pm in the courthouse. The work shop is the 4th Tuesday of the month at 6pm in the courthouse.
||Owen County Budget