Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States. Kentucky is one of four U.S. states constituted as a commonwealth (the others being Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts). Frankfort
is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County.
is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. MississippiRiver
The Mississippi River
is the chief river of the largest drainage system on the North American continent. tennesseeriver
The Tennessee River
is the largest tributary of the Ohio River. It is approximately 652 miles (1,049 km) long and is located in the southeastern United States in the Tennessee Valley.
The Ohio River
, which streams westward from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Cairo, Illinois, is the largest tributary, by volume, of the Mississippi River in the United States.