Magoffin, KY Center


Email: gro.e1544834614mohps1544834614a@nif1544834614fogaM1544834614YK1544834614

Physical Address:  Herald Whitaker Middle School. 201 Hornet Dr. Salyersville, KY 41465  (map)


Center Information

Sleeping Quarters: Two-sided, air conditioned balcony over the gym.  You will need to bring air mattresses or cots, pillows and sleeping bags.


Cafeteria/Kitchens: There is a school cafeteria and kitchen.


Showers: Divided showers are available in the locker rooms off the gym.


Recreation Space: The gym is open for recreation, as well as the field NEXT TO the football field.


Closest Medical Facility: Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, KY (about 25 minutes away)


About the Community

One-page fact sheet on the county


History of ASP in the County: We have operated temporary summer centers in Magoffin County, primarily at the High School for 10+ years.


Population: 12,808


Terrain: Mountainous with river valleys


County Seat: Salyersville, KY


Major Employers: Magoffin County Board of Education, Joy Mining- Continental Conveyor, Salyersville Health Care Center, Mineral Labs Inc, McDonalds


Per Capita Income: $15,838


Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 30.2%


Interesting Facts: The last active coal mine in the county was closed in 2015. Every year there is a public square dance in the middle of downtown Salyersville.


Tourism: Learn more about Magoffin County, KY here.