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Welcome to Campbellsville ...

The city of Campbellsville is located in Taylor County<1> and is the County Seat for Taylor County.

The location of Campbellsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Campbellsville has a population of 11,482 people<3> (see below for details).

Campbellsville was established in 1817.

The community of Campbellsville is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Campbellsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Campbellsville (for example, toward Columbia), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Campbellsville is located in the (270) area code.

The ZIP codes for Campbellsville: 42718-42719<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Campbellsville had an population of 11,482 people. This is an increase of 26.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Campbellsville had a population of 9,108 people (which is 37.16% of the total population of Taylor County). This makes Campbellsville the county's most populous community.

The population of Campbellsville represents 0.21% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 37th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,108 people, the population of Campbellsville decreased 13.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,498 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Campbellsville.

Communities Also Named Campbellsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Campbellsville - they are located in Mississippi and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Campbellsville.

Communities near Campbellsville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Campbellsville.

  • Lebanon [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Campbellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<7>
  • Columbia [Adair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Adair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Campbellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,604 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<7>
  • Greensburg [Green County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greensburg
    • Greensburg [Green County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Campbellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,066 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<7>
  • Loretto [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
    • Loretto [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Campbellsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 693 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bradfordsville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradfordsville
      • Bradfordsville [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Campbellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 297 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradfordsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradfordsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradfordsville<7>
    • Raywick [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raywick
      • Raywick [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Campbellsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 135 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raywick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raywick<7>
    • Saint Mary [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Mary
      • Saint Mary [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Campbellsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Mary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Mary
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Mary<7>
    • Elk Horn [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Horn
      • Elk Horn [Taylor County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Campbellsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Horn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Horn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Horn<7>
    • Acton [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acton
      • Acton [Taylor County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Campbellsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acton
    • Bengal [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bengal
      • Bengal [Taylor County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Campbellsville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bengal

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Campbellsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Campbellsville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Campbellsville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Campbellsville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Campbellsville. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Campbellsville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Campbellsville ...

Looking for more information about Campbellsville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Campbellsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Campbellsville.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Campbellsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Taylor, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Campbellsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Campbellsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Campbellsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Campbellsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Campbellsville includes: 42718 & 42719.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Campbellsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Campbellsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Campbellsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Campbellsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3494, Longitude: -85.3498       In this case, the coordinates for Campbellsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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