One of the many small towns in Kentucky, Owenton is a great place to be. Owenton, Kentucky shows off all of the rural charm Kentucky has to offer while also keeping you close enough to Louisville and Cincinnati that you feel like activity is always at your fingertips. Let Rose Brothers & Sons Inc., of Walton, Kentucky, show you some of the highlights of Owenton, Kentucky.
Founded in 1822, Owenton, Kentucky is a very small town that was named after Colonel Abraham Owen. The town was not incorporated into the county until 1828 and was then re-incorporated in 1849. Owenton remained a small town due to the fact that the railroad system was never built close enough for the city to expand.
With a population of just under 1,400 people, Owenton, Kentucky is a small but interesting town. There is a population density of 620 people per square mile. The median income for a household in Owenton, Kentucky is just over $23,000, and the median income for a family in the area is right around $36,000. The unemployment rate in Owenton is 4.40%, .80% lower that the US average. Compared to the average cost of living in the United States, Owenton is 11% lower. The average home costs around $100,000.
Things to Do
Situated halfway between Louisville and Cincinnati, Owenton is an easy commute to these two large and active cities. Inside the city there are also many things to do. Because Owenton sits in the beautiful Kentucky countryside there are many nature-oriented activities for families and individuals to immerse themselves in. Owenton has a rich history and the Historical Museum and Quilt Trail are both great ways to uncover the town’s past. The farmer’s market draws a large crowd and allows you to taste and see the some of the best that Kentucky farmland has to offer. Elk Creek Vineyard is also very close to the city and live music and a relaxing night await you there.
Rose Brothers & Sons Inc.
At Rose Brothers & Sons Inc., we pride ourselves on our family-owned and operated business. With over 45 years of experience in the electrical and construction fields, we can guarantee that any job you need done, we can help you complete. Proudly serving all of Greater Cincinnati, Southern Indiana & Northern Kentucky, including: Florence KY, Ft. Mitchell KY, Villa Hills KY, Union KY, Ft. Wright KY, Hebron KY, Burlington KY, Covington KY, Erlanger, Independence KY, Ft. Thomas, Newport, Owenton, Park Hills, Cold Spring, Edgewood, Walton, Dry Ridge, Verona, Crittenden, Sparta, Alexandria, Glenco, and Williamstown, Rose Brothers & Sons Inc. is proud to be a trusted name in the community. We are proud members of Angie’s List, and have an A+ rating from the BBB, so you can feel assured in your decision when you choose our company. If you are seeking professional electricians in Owenton, Kentucky and have any electrical or construction projects that need to be completed, contact Rose Brothers & Sons Inc. today!