Other cities in the 606 area code include: Flatwoods, Pikeville, Monticello, Corbin, Williamsburg, Hazard, Grayson, Stanford, Beaver Dam, Prestonsburg, West Liberty, Barbourville, Flemingsburg, Stanton, Mount Vernon, Louisa, Irvine, Liberty, Jackson, Albany, Jenkins, Cumberland, Catlettsburg, Salyersville, Jeffersonville, Olive Hill, Owingsville, Harlan, Vanceburg, Manchester, Beattyville, Brodhead, Augusta, Greenup, Clay City, South Shore, Ferguson, Elkhorn City, Burnside, Crab Orchard, Evarts, Science Hill, Lynch, Pippa Passes, and Inez.
Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class ; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. [a] In the 2016 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 318,449, anchoring a metropolitan area of 506,751 people and a combined statistical area of 723,849 people. Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree.
Ashland is a home rule-class city in Boyd County, Kentucky, in the United States. Ashland, the largest city in Boyd County, is located upon the southern bank of the Ohio River. The population was 21,684 at the 2010 census. Ashland is a part of the Huntington, West Virginia metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, this metropolitan statistical area (MSA) had a population of 287,702. New definitions from February 28, 2013 placed the population at 363,000. Ashland is the second-largest city within the MSA, after Huntington, West Virginia. Ashland serves as an important economic and medical center for northeast Kentucky and is part of the fifth-largest metropolitan area in Kentucky.
Somerset is a home rule-class city in Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States. The city population was 11,196 according to the 2010 census.
The 606 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in EDT is 4:07 AM on Jul 07, 2020.