Bill Hopkins, Mayor
410 Ferry St.
Russell, KY 41169
Russell is a 4th-class city on the
south bank of the Ohio
River in Greenup
County, Kentucky, in the United
States. The population was 3,645 during the year 2000
U.S. Census. Russell is a suburb of Ashland and part of the Huntington-Ashland-Ironton
metropolitan area. It has close economic
affiliations with its neighbors, Ashland and Flatwoods in Kentucky and Ironton in Ohio.