Crider, Kentucky

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Unincorporated community
Crider is located in Kentucky
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°9′26″N 87°58′28″W / 37.15722°N 87.97444°W / 37.15722; -87.97444Coordinates: 37°9′26″N 87°58′28″W / 37.15722°N 87.97444°W / 37.15722; -87.97444
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Caldwell
Elevation 469 ft (143 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 490341[1]

Crider is an unincorporated community in Caldwell County, Kentucky, United States.

The community was named Crider in the 1830s, after the Crider clan of early settlers, originally from Virginia.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Crider, Kentucky
  2. ^ Rennick, Robert M. (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 72. Retrieved 2013-04-28.