Burnside is a city located in the County of Pulaski in the state of Kentucky, USA. With a total area of about 5.5 sq. kms., Burnside is located at an elevated height of about 861 ft from the ground level. The Lake of Cumberland is located nearby and there is a fishing creek on Lee's Ford Marina. Tourism is an important part of the local economic activity and many are also involved with trade and other related activities in the region.