Kentucky is a U.S. state with two senators in the United States Senate and six representatives in the United States House of Representatives.

Scroll down for a map of the districts.


Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state.

Senior Senator
Mitch McConnell
Took Office: Jan 3, 1985
Next Election: 2020
Party: Republican
Junior Senator
Rand Paul
Took Office: Jan 5, 2011
Next Election: 2016
Party: Republican


The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts — 6 in Kentucky — each with a population of about 710,000 individuals. Each district elects a representative to the House for a two-year term. Representatives are also called congressmen/congresswomen.

1st District
Ed Whitfield
Took Office: Jan 4, 1995
Party: Republican
Christian County, Ohio County, Hopkins ...
2nd District
Brett Guthrie
Took Office: Jan 6, 2009
Party: Republican
Hardin County, Breckinridge County, Warren ...
3rd District
John Yarmuth
Took Office: Jan 4, 2007
Party: Democrat
4th District
Thomas Massie
Took Office: Nov 13, 2012
Party: Republican
Lewis County, Shelby County, Greenup ...
5th District
Harold “Hal” Rogers
Took Office: Jan 5, 1981
Party: Republican
Pike County, Pulaski County, Breathitt ...
6th District
Garland “Andy” Barr
Took Office: Jan 3, 2013
Party: Republican
Madison County, Fleming County, Bourbon ...