Calloway County, Kentucky


From time to time, The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet hosts popup drivers license renewals in Calloway County.  Visit this link to schedule your appointment.

Hazard Mitigation Plan

The Calloway County Hazard Mitigation Plan has been updated.  The plan is now available for public review and comments.  You can view the plan here.

Alert & Storm Shelter Info

Racer Arena is a designated storm shelter when severe weather is forecast.  Hyper-Reach is a new mass notification system available for Calloway Countians.  More.

County Gov Job Openings

Interested in working for the county?  Job openings are now available.  Information on available positions at various county government agencies can be found here.

Report Illegal Dumping

Illegal dumping is the intentional dumping of solid waste on public or private property without the knowledge or consent of the property owner.  Details.

Get Your 911 Address

Calloway County Enhanced 911 Emergency Response System requires that everyone with new construction relocation of mobile homes obtain an Address Notification Form.


Magistrate Ricky Stewart, Magistrate Larry Crutcher, Judge-Executive Kenny Imes, Magistrate Don Cherry, Magistrate Paul Rister.

About Calloway Co.

Calloway County is home to Murray State University, the City of Murray, and Kentucky Lake.  Our community features award-winning school systems, excellent health care, a diverse economic profile, and southern hospitality.

That down-home hospitality has given Calloway County national recognition. Rand McNally and USA Today named Murray as the “Friendliest Small Town” in 2012.

 Quick Facts

  • Established in 1822
  • 2023 Population: 38,280
  • 386 Square Miles
  • Incorporated Cities:  Murray (seat) & Hazel