Est. Pop
Latitude: N 37.839948 Longitude: W -87.424682
located in Henderson County, Kentucky 42458

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This area was traversed by the Spanish explorer, Hernando De Soto, in mid 1541. His army was attacked near the Ohio River by Indians of a tribe or tribes called variously the Kashinampo, the Quizqui, and the Chisca.
A number of Spottsville chimneys toppled during the earthquake of October 31, 1895.
From 1904 to 1911 as many as 116 men of the Green River Coal Company mined coal in Spottsville. Then the Pittsburg Coal Company operated a 75-man coal camp in Spottsville from 1911 to 1924.
In 1920, students of the Spottsville school rode in Henderson County's first school bus.
On December 18, 1931 the bridge across the Green River was opened.
The first Spottsville school burned down in March of 1932.