Fort Logan Hospital
Stanford is in Lincoln County, Kentucky, and is one of the oldest settlements in the state. Founded in 1775, its population at the 2010 census was 3,487. It is the county seat of Lincoln County and part of the Danville Micropolitan Statistical Area. Founded as Logan's Fort, the site of the fort is about one mile west of the courthouse at the center of town. The name Fort Logan is still used to this day by local businesses, including the Fort Logan Hospital and Standing Fort Collectibles. The main street was built on what was originally a buffalo trail.