is an unincorporated town
in Floyd County
, United States
along County Route 404. Located in the Appalachian Mountains
, it lies approximately 100 miles
) southeast of Lexington
. The town was named for David L. Francis, President of Princess Elkhorn Coal Company which originally built and owned the town. It bears the postal ZIP code
41616. No federal census
data is available.
The David School is featured in the 6-hour documentary film Country Boys which was broadcast in Frontline on PBS, about two residents, Chris and Cody, and their life in a poor, rural mountain town.