Hodgenville, Kentucky

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Hodgenville, Kentucky
Location of Hodgenville, Kentucky
Location of Hodgenville, Kentucky
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CountryUnited States
 • Total1.7 sq mi (4.5 km2)
 • Land1.7 sq mi (4.5 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation728 ft (222 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total2,874
 • Density1,667.7/sq mi (643.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code42748
Area code(s)270
FIPS code21-37396
GNIS feature ID0494334

Hodgenville is a town in the American state of Kentucky. It is the county seat of Larue County. It is most famous as the birthplace of President Abraham Lincoln. A memorial featuring a replica (copy) of the cabin Lincoln was born in is near the town.