Finchville, Kentucky

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Finchville
Unincorporated community
Finchville is located in Kentucky
Finchville
Finchville
Finchville is located in the US
Finchville
Finchville
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 38°9′13″N 85°18′46″W / 38.15361°N 85.31278°W / 38.15361; -85.31278Coordinates: 38°9′13″N 85°18′46″W / 38.15361°N 85.31278°W / 38.15361; -85.31278
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Shelby
Elevation 771 ft (235 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 40022
GNIS feature ID 492079[1]

Finchville is an unincorporated community within Shelby County, Kentucky, United States.

It was named for the early settler and blacksmith Ludwell Finch, who started a farm here in 1841.[2]

Finchville contains a post office located at the intersection of KY 55 and KY 148.

The Finchville Fall Festival is an event that is held annually by the Finchville Ruritan Club the last weekend of September.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Finchville, Kentucky
  2. ^ Rennick, Robert (1987). Kentucky Place Names. University Press of Kentucky. p. 101. Retrieved 2013-04-13.