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Welcome to Caneyville ...

The city of Caneyville is located in Grayson County<1>.

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.

  • Leitchfield [Grayson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leitchfield
    • Leitchfield [Grayson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Caneyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,819 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leitchfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leitchfield<7>
  • Morgantown [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgantown
    • Morgantown [Butler County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Caneyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,373 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morgantown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgantown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morgantown<7>
  • Clarkson [Grayson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkson
    • Clarkson [Grayson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Caneyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 887 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkson<7>
  • Fordsville [Ohio County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fordsville
    • Fordsville [Ohio County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Caneyville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fordsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fordsville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woodbury [Butler County]
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      • Woodbury [Butler County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Caneyville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
    • Millwood [Grayson County]
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      • Millwood [Grayson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Caneyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millwood
    • Welch's Creek [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welch's Creek
      • Welch's Creek [Butler County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Caneyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Welch's Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welch's Creek
    • Black Rock [Grayson County]
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      • Black Rock [Grayson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Caneyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Rock
    • Yeaman [Grayson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yeaman
      • Yeaman [Grayson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Caneyville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yeaman
    • Arnold [Ohio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnold
      • Arnold [Ohio County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Caneyville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arnold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnold

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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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 Grayson, 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 Caneyville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Caneyville - 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 Caneyville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Caneyville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Caneyville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Caneyville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CaneyvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caneyville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4249, Longitude: -86.4899       In this case, the coordinates for Caneyville 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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