Blackey is a home rule-class city located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It is within Letcher County close to the early settlement of Indian Bottom. It coordinates at 37°8′25″N 82°58′46″W. The elevation is 1,007 feet above sea level. Blackey was incorporated on January 27, 1915. Estimated per capita income in 2016 was $14,576. Recent job growth is negatively decreased by 3.34 percent. The average travel time is 24 minutes. It has Zip code 41804.