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Campbellsville is a city in Taylor County.

Campbellsville is in the Pennyroyal region.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Andrew Campbell, founder

The latitude of Campbellsville is 37.343N. The longitude is -85.341W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 814 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 10,689.


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Median household income
Local
$22,922
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Campbellsville demographic reports
The community, on the invasion routes for Union and Confederate forces, was often the site of Civil War actions. Homes and churches were converted to hospitals after the Battle of Tebbs Bend in 1863
Local festivals include:
  • Taylor County Fair - June 22-30, 2007
Dates often change. Check Campbellsville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Green River Lake State Park, Miller Park
Historic sites and museums: Friendship One-Room School House, Hiestand House Museum
Colleges and universities: Campbellsville University
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Campbellsville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Taylor County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 42718 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

8% of Campbellsville residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Campbellsville ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Campbellsville was $15,996, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

14% of Campbellsville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Campbellsville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $259.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $633.


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Libraries in Campbellsville include Taylor County Public Library District ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Campbellsville include Central Kentucky News-Journal

TV stations in Campbellsville include W04BP, WBKI.

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Taylor County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Campbellsville political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Campbellsville workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Campbellsville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Campbellsville include Best Western, Holiday Inn Express, Super 8.

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