There are 4 US Post Offices in Rowan County serving a total of 23,472 residents equating to 5,868 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 37,464 packages are handled across the 4 county post offices annually. Rowan County (/\u02c8ra\u028a.\u1d7bn/) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 23,333. Its county seat is Morehead. The county was created in 1856 from parts of Fleming and Morgan counties, and named after John Rowan, who represented Kentucky in the U.S. House and Senate. 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 Morehead, where package alcohol sales are allowed."