Location within the state of Kentucky
Lovely (the United States)
|Elevation||627 ft (191 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||497220|
Lovely is an unincorporated community located in Martin County, Kentucky, United States.
A post office called Lovely has been in operation since 1931. Lovely was the name of the town's merchant, Samuel Dorsey Lovely. A folk etymology maintains the community was so named on account of the "lovely" scenery of the original town site.
Lovely has a lending library, a branch of the Martin County Public Library.