A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Caneyville ...
The location of Caneyville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Caneyville has a population of 605 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Caneyville.
Caneyville is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Caneyville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Caneyville (for example, toward Upton), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Caneyville lies within the (270) area code.
The ZIP code for Caneyville: 42721<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Caneyville had an population of 605 people. This is a decrease of 0.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.51% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Caneyville had a population of 608 people. This makes Caneyville the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Caneyville represents 0.01% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 281st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 608 people, the population of Caneyville decreased 3.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 627 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Caneyville.
Communities near Caneyville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Caneyville.
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 Caneyville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Caneyville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Caneyville. 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 Caneyville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Caneyville. See our Newspapers Page for Caneyville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Caneyville ...
Looking for more information about Caneyville? 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 Caneyville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Caneyville.
Adding Caneyville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Caneyville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Caneyville was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Caneyville in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Caneyville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022