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The Monroe County Industrial Development Board would like to welcome you to Monroe County. Monroe County is located in south central Kentucky on the Tennessee border. We offer rural simplicity featuring a low cost of living, competitive local wages, an excellent school district,

Centrally located with an exceptional quality of life. We are the Gateway to Dale Hollow Lake where the fishing is excellent, houseboating is welcome, and the waterways are waiting to be explored.

Amish Communities

Marvel at the sight of time-honored traditions as you explore Monroe County’s Amish country. Vernon, in the south eastern part of the county, is home to a horse and buggy community that was established in the early 90’s.