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Welcome to Ferguson ...

The city of Ferguson is located in Pulaski County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ferguson has a population of 945 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ferguson.

Ferguson is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Ferguson (for example, toward Russell Springs), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Ferguson lies within the (606) area code.

The ZIP code for Ferguson: 42533<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ferguson had an population of 945 people. This is an increase of 2.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ferguson had a population of 924 people. This makes Ferguson the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Ferguson represents 0.02% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 214th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 924 people, the population of Ferguson increased 4.88% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 881 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ferguson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Ferguson: This one is located in Pulaski County and the other is located in Logan County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 30 communities that are also named Ferguson - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, South Carolina (2), Texas and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Ferguson ...

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

  • Burnside [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnside
    • Burnside [Pulaski County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Ferguson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 791 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnside
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnside<7>
  • Science Hill [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Science Hill
    • Science Hill [Pulaski County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Ferguson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 693 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Science Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Science Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Science Hill<7>
  • Eubank [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eubank
    • Eubank [Pulaski County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Ferguson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 334 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eubank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eubank
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eubank<7>
  • Bronston [Pulaski County]
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    • Northfield [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northfield
      • Northfield [Pulaski County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Ferguson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northfield
    • Piney Grove [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piney Grove
      • Piney Grove [Pulaski County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Ferguson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piney Grove
    • Tateville [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tateville
      • Tateville [Pulaski County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Ferguson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tateville
    • Coin [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coin
      • Coin [Pulaski County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Ferguson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coin
    • Nancy [Pulaski County]
    • Shopville [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shopville
      • Shopville [Pulaski County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Ferguson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shopville

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 Ferguson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ferguson.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ferguson. 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 Ferguson.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ferguson. See our Newspapers Page for Ferguson.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ferguson ...

Looking for more information about Ferguson? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ferguson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ferguson.

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About Pulaski County

About Kentucky

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

The official website for Pulaski County: www.pulaskicountygovt.org/

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 Pulaski, 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 Ferguson.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ferguson - 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 Ferguson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ferguson 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ferguson) 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 Ferguson. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FergusonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ferguson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0716, Longitude: -84.6007       In this case, the coordinates for Ferguson 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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