Summersville, Kentucky

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Unincorporated community & census-designated place
Summersville is located in Kentucky
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°19′34″N 85°32′40″W / 37.32611°N 85.54444°W / 37.32611; -85.54444Coordinates: 37°19′34″N 85°32′40″W / 37.32611°N 85.54444°W / 37.32611; -85.54444
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Green
Elevation 804 ft (245 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 42782
GNIS feature ID 504784

Summersville is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Green County, Kentucky, United States. It lies along Routes 61 and 323 northwest of the city of Greensburg, the county seat of Green County.[1] Its elevation is 804 feet (245 m).[2] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 42782.[3] Annually in late July the residents host a festival named "Summersville Days".

Summersville was incorporated in 1817.[4]


  1. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, p. 42.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Summersville, Kentucky, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-09-20. Accessed 2007-12-31.
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  4. ^ Collins, Lewis (1877). History of Kentucky. p. 294.