|Motto: "Your hometown's meeting spot" (Unofficial)|
|o Total||5.62 sq mi (14.56 km2)|
|o Land||5.62 sq mi (14.56 km2)|
|o Water||0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||738 ft (225 m)|
|o Density||54/sq mi (21/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|o Summer (DST)||EST (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||515466|
The community is home to the Natural Bridge State Resort Park.
Slade is a popular location for accommodations for climbers of the Red River Gorge. The campground operated by Miguel's Pizza has been called Camp 4 of the East. Slade and the campground were featured in the 2004 documentary movie Red River Ruckus by Victory Productions.