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Welcome to Ferguson ...
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.
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022