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Dawson Springs is a city in Caldwell and Hopkins counties in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The population was 2,980 at the 2000 census. It is the birthplace of current governor of Kentucky, Steve L. Beshear. From the late 1800s to the 1930s, Dawson Springs was well known as a spa and resort town. It is still popular as a toruist destination because of the Pennyrile Forest State Park and nearby lakes.
Dawson Springs is located at 37°10′18″N 87°41′21″W / 37.17167°N 87.68917°W / 37.17167; -87.68917 (37.171799, -87.689190).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.0 square miles (10.2 km²), of which, 3.9 square miles (10.2 km²) of it is land and 0.25% is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 2,980 people, 1,214 households, and 801 families residing in the city. The population density was 755.8 people per square mile (292.0/km²). There were 1,353 housing units at an average density of 343.2 per square mile (132.6/km²). The racial makeup of the…

Dawson Springs KY Skateboard Lessons!

Improve Your Skateboarding in a 7 Day School

Skateboarding is a leisure activity, a work of art, or a method of transportation. Skateboarding has been shaped and influenced by many skateboarders throughout the years. A 2002 survey and study by American Sports Data uncovered there are 18.5 million skaters in the world. 85…