Summersville, Kentucky

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Summersville, Kentucky
Census-designated place
Summersville is located in Kentucky
Summersville
Summersville
Summersville is located in the US
Summersville
Summersville
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
Area
 • Total 2.9 sq mi (7.5 km2)
 • Land 2.9 sq mi (7.5 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 804 ft (245 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 568
 • Density 197/sq mi (75.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 42782
FIPS code 21-74604
GNIS feature ID 504784

Summersville is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Green County, Kentucky, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 568.[1]

It lies along Routes 61 and 323, 6 miles (10 km) northwest of the city of Greensburg, the county seat of Green County.[2] Its elevation is 804 feet (245 m).[3] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 42782.[4] Annually in late July the residents host a festival named "Summersville Days".

Summersville was incorporated in 1817.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Summersville CDP, Kentucky". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 13, 2016. 
  2. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, p. 42.
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Summersville, Kentucky, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-09-20. Accessed 2007-12-31.
  4. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  5. ^ Collins, Lewis (1877). History of Kentucky. p. 294.