There are 33 US Post Offices in Pike County serving a total of 59,333 residents equating to 1,798 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 94,702 packages are handled across the 33 county post offices annually. Pike County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 65,024. Its county seat is Pikeville. The county was founded in 1821. Pike is Kentucky's easternmost county, it is also the state's largest county in terms of land area. Pike County is the 11th largest county in Kentucky in terms of population preceded by Bullitt County and followed by Christian County. Pike County is Kentucky's third largest banking center, with financial institutions and holding companies having more than $1 billion in assets. In the five years spanning 1995-2000, personal income increased by 28%, and the county's per capita income exceeded the national and state average growth rates of the past decade. Pike County is the seventy-first Kentucky county in order of creation. With regard to the sale of alcohol, it is classified as a moist county\u2014a county in which alcohol sales are prohibited (a dry county), but containing a \"wet\" city, in this case two cities: Pikeville and Coal Run Village, where package alcohol sales are allowed."