Manchester, Kentucky

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Class (ending Dec. 31, 2014): 4
Class (effective Jan. 1, 2015): Home Rule
Status: Active
Incorporated: 1844-02-06
County: Clay
Area Development CVADD
County Seat Yes
Form Of Government: Mayor - Council
Type of Election (City Officials): Non-Partisan
City Waives Primary Election (City Officials): No

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Notes: First known as Greenville in honor of Green Clay for whom the county was named. Declaration of Reclassification states year of incorporation as 1807.
Population Estimates:
1990: 1674
1991: 1761
1992: 1807
1993: 1849
1994: 1845
1995: 1851
1996: 1843
1997: 1827
1998: 1831
1999: 1823
2000: 1728
2001: 1699
2002: 1686
2003: 1668
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  City Website
  Clay County Genealogy
  Clay County Genealogy

County Links:
  Clay County PVA
Mayor 
George Saylor
Meeting Times: 
3rd Mon 7:00pm
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 1,738   1990: 1,634   1980: 1,838   1970: 1,664


Current Filings (KRS 81.045 to present date)
Date Filed Type Ordinance Map Status Notes
 2016-05-19  Population Estimate      U. S. Census Bureau Population Estimate as of July 1, 2015: 1,401
 2016-02-12  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  2015-006  MAPPABLE  VFW Building & Carl Sizemore Community Building: south of Ky 638 and north of Little Goose Creek (4.64 acres)
 2015-05-21  Population (2010)      Population Total per 2010 U.S. Decennial Census: 1,255
 2014-08-29  Declaration (TIFF) (PDF)  pursuant to HB 331 (2014)    Acknowledgment of Reclassification (Home Rule), Statement of Form of Government (Mayor-Council), Name of City, & Year of Incorporation
 2011-05-12  Resolution  2010-4-19-01  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 2007-006
 2011-05-12  Annexation  2007-006  MAPPABLE  Finalizes Intent Ordinance No. 61: 4 parcels (Duff, Mills, Ward, & w r/w US 421)
 2009-12-30  Annexation  2009-12-21  MAPPABLE  Tract located on Tanyard Branch (now known as Y-Hollow) of Goose Creek: 448.8 acres
 2007-12-28  Governor's Appointment  Executive Order #2007-0075    Magistrate (6th District)
 2007-09-21  Notification of Vacancy      City Council Member
 2007-07-23  Annexation  2007-005  MAPPABLE  Finalizes Intent Ordinance No. 60: Four parcels along Daniel Boone Parkway & Ky 80
 2002-05-10  Annexation  31  MAPPABLE  North of Daniel Boone Parkway
 2002-05-10  Annexation  30  MAPPABLE  Cemetery Road parcel
 1994-11-04  Intent to Annex  60  UNMAPPABLE  4 parcels: Daniel Boone Parkway & Ky 80
 1994-11-04  Intent to Annex  61  UNMAPPABLE  4 parcels: N of Daniel Boone Pkwy
 1987-04-06  Intent to Deannex  37  UNMAPPABLE  Billie Jean Ward Tract: New U.S. 421(0.55 acres)
 1987-04-06  Intent to Annex  39  UNMAPPABLE  west city limits
 1987-04-06  Intent to Annex  38  UNMAPPABLE  Two exclusions: Shackelford Subdivision & Carolyn Mills tract
 1981-07-14  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE