Founded in 1775, the home rule-class community of Stanford, Kentucky, is one of the oldest settlements in the state and a great place to buy a home in Lincoln County. Home to nearly four thousand people, Stanford is part of the Danville Micropolitan Area and serves as Lincoln County’s seat. Additionally, Stanford is located just north of Southern Knobs, at the southernmost edge of the beautiful Bluegrass region. Stanford is just over four square miles in size and home to many firsts, including the first counter-clockwise round racetrack, the state’s first governor, and the state’s first brick house.
Among its many other advantageous features, Stanford offers easy access to U.S. Route 27 which cuts through the east side of the community. Via this route you can reach Somerset, thirty-two miles south; Lexington, forty-three miles northeast; and Lancaster, eight miles northeast. Similarly, Route 150 cuts through the northern part of Stanford, leading to Mt. Vernon, twenty-four miles southeast, and Danville, ten miles northwest. Other points of interest in the Stanford area include Kentucky Soaps, Bluebird farm-to-table restaurant, the award-winning Lincoln County Fair, and several Amish communities, to name a few.
Real estate in Stanford consists of land, a handful of lower-maintenance housing options, and a variety of detached single-family homes. Along those lines, homes for sale in Stanford include properties of many ages and sizes, featuring a variety of floor plans and architectural designs. The variety of Stanford properties results in listing prices falling across a wide range. We would love to provide you with detailed information about available properties in Stanford, Kentucky, so please connect with us at your earliest opportunity.
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