Caneyville is a small city located in the County of Grayson. It has a total area of about 4.3 sq. kms. It is located at an elevated height of about 493 ft. from the ground level. A major part of the local population is white; they remain economically engaged with transportation and the tourism sector. The Resort Park of Rough River Dam located nearby attracts a large number of nature loving tourists in the area. There is also the Pine Knob Theater and these attract a visitors from nearby towns and cities. Tourism also helps in the growth of other related industries and helps the region to develop economically.