About This Place
Lewisport is a city in Hancock County, Kentucky, United States, along the Ohio River. The population was 1639 at the 2000 census. It is included in the Owensboro, Kentucky Metropolitan Statistical Area. Founded in 1839, Lewisport is named for an early settler.
Lewisport's is where Abraham Lincoln won his first case in the "Pate House", which at the time was the site of the circuit court. The house is now a county landmark and is open for tours during parts of the year.
Lewisport is located at 37°56′6″N 86°54′19″W / 37.935°N 86.90528°W / 37.935; -86.90528 (37.935023, -86.905270).