Fordsville, Kentucky

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Fordsville, Kentucky
City
Location of Fordsville, Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°38′5″N 86°43′0″W / 37.63472°N 86.716667°W / 37.63472; -86.716667Coordinates: 37°38′5″N 86°43′0″W / 37.63472°N 86.716667°W / 37.63472; -86.716667
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Ohio
Area
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
 • Land 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 499 ft (152 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 531
 • Density 1,111.5/sq mi (429.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 42343
Area code(s) 270
FIPS code 21-28270
GNIS feature ID 0492316

Fordsville is a city of Kentucky in the United States. It is in Ohio County. The town is named for early merchant Elisha Ford.[1]

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Dictionary of Places: Fordsville". Encyclopedia of Kentucky. New York, New York: Somerset Publishers. 1987. ISBN 0-403-09981-1.