About This Place
Sturgis is a city in Union County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 2,030 at the 2000 census. The city was founded in 1886 and named for Samuel Sturgis, who owned the land now occupied by the city.
Sturgis is located at 37°32′54″N 87°59′4″W / 37.54833°N 87.98444°W / 37.54833; -87.98444 (37.548269, -87.984535).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²), all of it land.