Woodburn is a southern Warren county town on KY 240 about seven miles southwest of Bowling Green. The Woodburn community grew around Mason's Inn and in 1859 moved a short distance to the new Louisville and Nashville Railroad tracks. Woodburn was incorporated in 1866. The Woodburn post office opened in 1843, was renamed New Woodburn in 1859, and Woodburn again in 1866. The population in 2010 was 355.