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Welcome to Irvington ...

The city of Irvington is located in Breckinridge County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Irvington has a population of 1,188 people<3> (see below for details).

Irvington was established in 1888.

The community of Irvington is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Irvington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Irvington (for example, toward Muldraugh), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Irvington: (270)

The ZIP code for Irvington: 40146<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Irvington had an population of 1,188 people. This is an increase of 0.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Irvington had a population of 1,181 people (or 5.89% of the total population of Breckinridge County). This makes Irvington the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Irvington represents 0.03% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 190th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,181 people, the population of Irvington decreased 6.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,257 people).

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

Communities Also Named Irvington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Irvington - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Irvington ...

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

  • Radcliff [Hardin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radcliff
    • Radcliff [Hardin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,923 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radcliff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radcliff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radcliff<7>
  • Vine Grove [Hardin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vine Grove
    • Vine Grove [Hardin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,554 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vine Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vine Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vine Grove<7>
  • Brandenburg [Meade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brandenburg
    • Brandenburg [Meade County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,879 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brandenburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brandenburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brandenburg<7>
  • Hardinsburg [Breckinridge County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardinsburg
    • Hardinsburg [Breckinridge County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Irvington
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,345 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardinsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardinsburg<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cloverport [Breckinridge County]
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      • Cloverport [Breckinridge County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cloverport<7>
    • Muldraugh [Meade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muldraugh
      • Muldraugh [Meade County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 981 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muldraugh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muldraugh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muldraugh<7>
    • Ekron [Meade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ekron
      • Ekron [Meade County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 149 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ekron
    • Mauckport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mauckport
      • Mauckport [Harrison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mauckport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mauckport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mauckport<7>
    • Laconia [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laconia
      • Laconia [Harrison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laconia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laconia<7>
    • Alton [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alton
      • Alton [Crawford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Irvington
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Irvington ...

Looking for more information about Irvington? 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 Irvington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Irvington.

Adding Irvington to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Irvington 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 Irvington was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Irvington on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Irvington on our Genealogy Page.

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About Breckinridge County

About Kentucky

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Irvington. 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 Breckinridge, 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 Irvington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Irvington - 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 Irvington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Irvington 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- Irvington) 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 Irvington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IrvingtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Irvington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8787, Longitude: -86.2839       In this case, the coordinates for Irvington 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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