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Region North Central Kentucky

The city of Stanford, located within Lincoln County, is one of the Kentucky's first territories. The county's motto is "A County of Firsts" – Stanford is the birthplace of the first brick home in Kentucky, the first governor, the first circular racetrack, among many others.

In addition to their firsts, Stanford also houses a variety of cultures and heritage. Come explore the Amish communities, the award-winning Lincoln county fair or one of the numerous flea markets or antique shops.

Visit to learn more about the charming city of Stanford.