About This Place
Fordsville is a city in Ohio County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 531 at the 2000 census. The town is named for early merchant Elisha Ford.
Fordsville is located at 37°38′5″N 86°43′0″W / 37.63472°N 86.716667°W / 37.63472; -86.716667 (37.634633, -86.716718).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.2 km²), all of it land.