Kentucky is a village in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. The village is situated about 17 kilometres (11 mi) to the south of Uralla and 35 kilometres (22 mi) to the north west of Walcha and approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) off the New England Highway. Kentucky is located 540 kilometres (336 mi) by rail from Sydney in Sandon County on the Northern Tablelands. The village is at an altitude of about 1066 m and is within Uralla Shire. At the 2006 census, Kentucky and the surrounding area had a population of 311.