Carroll County is located mid-way (approximately
45-50 miles) between Louisville and Cincinnati on
Highway 42 or Interstate 71 at Exit 44. Carrollton is located at the confluence of the Ohio and
14 Miles from the
Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, KY
20 Miles from
Belterra Casino in Belterra, IN
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Annual Rainfall: 44.39
Major highways serving Carrollton are Interstate
71, and U.S. Highway 42, and Kentucky Route 227.
All of these highways are AAA-rated (80,000
–pound gross load limit) trucking highways.
An interchange of
Interstate 71 is located four miles southeast of
Carrollton via Kentucky 227.
Interstate 71 provides direct access to
Interstate 75, thirty-six miles northeast of Carrollton,
near Cincinnati. Ohio; and to Interstates 64 and 64 in
Louisville; fifty-one miles southwest of Carrollton.
Gage: Markland Dam Lower Pool (McAlpin)
Normal River Stage: 12.5 feet
located at the 545.9 mile mark on the Ohio River and
Lock #1 on the Kentucky River.
located between Markland Dam 0327720 and Louisville
2nd Street 03293548. Carrollton is set at the
confluence of the Ohio and Kentucky Rivers.
Ghent is located at
the 537 mile mark on the Ohio River.