Leslie County, KY Center

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Email: gro.e1544831853mohps1544831853a@eil1544831853seLYK1544831853

Physical Address: Leslie County High School, 27 Eagle Drive, Hyden, KY 41749 (map)

Mailing Address: ASP Leslie County, General Delivery, Hyden, KY 41749

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ASPLeslie

Center Information

Sleeping Quarters: We will use classrooms in the school for sleeping.

 

Cafeteria/Kitchens: We will utilize the school’s cafeteria and kitchen.

 

Showers: There will be outdoor showers provided.

 

Recreation Space: Outdoor space is a little limited. The cafeteria and lobby of the school can be used for recreation.

 

Closest Medical Facility: 5 minutes away in downtown Hyden.

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About the Community

History of ASP in the County: ASP has worked in the county at various times in the past. We have started a new partnership with the school in 2017 and will be working in the community for the next few years.

 

Population: 10,538

 

Terrain: Mountainous

 

County Seat: Hyden, KY

 

Major Employers: Civilian labor force, food services, health care, and coal.

 

Per Capita Income: $15,558

 

Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 33.7%

 

Interesting Facts: Richard Nixon made his first public appearance after resigning the presidency at the Leslie County dedication of a recreation center named for him.

 

Tourism: Learn more about Leslie County, KY here.