Mt Olivet, the county seat of Robertson County is located in North Central Kentucky in the center of the county at the junction of US 62 and KY 165.
The town was established around 1820 and has a population of 600. There are several churches, one school with grades K-12, Post Office, Public Library, Bank and several small retail businesses.
Also a nursing home, Robertson County Health Facility located at the edge of town on US 62.
This is a unique little rural town with several historic buildings some being listed on the National Register of Historic Places.