TIL there is an enclave of Kentucky cut off entirely from the rest of the state by neighboring Tennessee and Missouri.

Read more: https://www.ket.org/program/kentucky-life/life-on-the-mississippi-161723/

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  1. (it’s an exclave if it’s cut off from the territory it belongs to *and it’s surrounded by more than one other jurisdiction*)

    edited to add the part in italics

  2. And there is a part of Minnesota that is surrounded by Canada all but to the south, where it’s cut off from the rest of the state by a lake. It’s this bit that makes Minnesota the farthest north of all the continental US.

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