Paris, Kentucky

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Class (ending Dec. 31, 2014): 3
Class (effective Jan. 1, 2015): Home Rule
Status: Active
Established (y–m–d): 1789-00-00
Incorporated: 1839-02-20
County: Bourbon
Area Development BGADD
County Seat Yes
Form Of Government: City Manager
Type of Election (City Officials): Non-Partisan
City Waives Primary Election (City Officials): No

Interactive Map (Courtesy Kentucky Geography Network)

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Submitted By Ron Dryden
Downtown Paris

Notes: Re-inc.: 3/23/1890. First known as Hopewell; then Bourbonton. Named changed to honor Paris, France. Secretary of State Trey Grayson & Staff extend their sympathy, thoughts & prayers to the family & friends of Mayor Don Kiser.
Population Estimates:
1990: 8880
1991: 8950
1992: 8976
1993: 8972
1994: 8945
1995: 8958
1996: 8946
1997: 9011
1998: 9025
1999: 9057
2000: 9188
2001: 9224
2002: 9202
2003: 9271
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  ADD Website
  Bourbon County Genealogical Society
  Chamber of Commerce Website
  City Website
  Genealogy Website
  Paris Fire Department
  Paris Police Department
  Paris-Bourbon County Public Library

County Links:
  Bourbon County PVA
Mayor 
Michael Thornton
Meeting Times: 
2nd & 4th Tue 9:00am
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm
Website: 
www.paris.ky.gov
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 9,183   1990: 8,730   1980: 7,935   1970: 7,823


Current Filings (KRS 81.045 to present date)
Date Filed Type Ordinance Map Status Notes
 2017-10-05  Annexation  2017-8  MAPPABLE  Paul Tract located off of the west side of Cleveland Drive (28.700 acres)
 2016-05-19  Population Estimate      U. S. Census Bureau Population Estimate as of July 1, 2015: 9,870
 2015-05-21  Population (2010)      Population Total per 2010 U.S. Decennial Census: 8,553
 2014-08-13  Declaration (TIFF) (PDF)  pursuant to HB 331 (2014)    Acknowledgment of Reclassification (Home Rule), Statement of Form of Government (City Manager), Name of City, & Year of Incorporation
 2014-06-18  Annexation  2014-5  MAPPABLE  Thornton Properties, Inc., Tract: Ruddles Mill Road aka Ky 1940 (69.308 acres)
 2013-05-03  Resolution  2013-13  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 11-83
 2013-05-03  Annexation  11-83  MAPPABLE  Tract located along Bethlehem Road: 4.17 acres
 2012-06-29  Annexation  2012-7  MAPPABLE  Hancock Farms, LLC, Tract 1: Scott Avenue (2.910 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-29  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 2002-12.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  2002-12  MAPPABLE  Currans Tract: 3910 Lexington Road (0.11 acre)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-28  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 98-27.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  98-27  MAPPABLE  Duplicate Filing. Rankin Tract: 414 Clintonville Road (19.56 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-27  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 96-33.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  96-33  MAPPABLE  Tract located in the Bourbon Parkway Subdivision & r/w: 1.35 acres
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-26  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 95-1.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  95-1  MAPPABLE  Ross Tract: 472 Bethlehem Road (112.87 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-25  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 94-34.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  94-34  MAPPABLE  Tract located between Clintonville Road and L & N Railroad: 6.47 acres.
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-24  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 94-7.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  94-7  MAPPABLE  Cleveland Tract: Georgetown Road (65.81 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-23  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 93-8.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  93-8  MAPPABLE  Tract located between Clintonville Road and L & N Railroad: 19.58 acres.
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-22  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 91-3.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  91-3  MAPPABLE  Tract located along US 27-US 68 & Lexington Road: 80.42 acres.
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-21  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 90-34.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  90-34  MAPPABLE  Nelson Bunker Hunt Tract: between Lexington Road & Bethlehem Road (819.60 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-20  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 89-20.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  89-20  MAPPABLE  Tract located at the northern r/w of US 27-68 & the intersection of Hume-Bedford Rd (6.10a)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-19  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 89-17.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  89-17  MAPPABLE  Village of Parkside Tract: Bethlehem Road (6.32 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-18  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 22-87.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  22-87  MAPPABLE  Tract located between Bethlehem Road & Clintonville Road: 44.47 acres
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-17  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 35-86.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  35-86  MAPPABLE  Tract located between Clintonville Road & L & N Railroad: 13.90 acres.
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-16  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 11-86.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  11-86  MAPPABLE  Bradford Place Subdivision: between Kentucky Central Railroad & Clintonville Road (10.56 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-15  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 14-85.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  14-85  MAPPABLE  Williams Tract: between Kentucky Central Railroad & Clintonville Road (2.61 acres)
 2011-04-15  Resolution  2011-14  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 4-84.
 2011-04-15  Annexation  4-84  MAPPABLE  Duplicate Filing. Broadview Manor Estates: east side of Bethlehem Road (60.03 acres)
 2009-06-01  Notification of Vacancy & Appointment  2009-7    City Commissioner
 2009-06-01  Certification of Oath  2009-6    Notification of Vacancy & Appointment (Mayor)
 2007-10-11  Notification of Appointment  City Resolution 2007-33    Appointment of City Commissioner
 2005-12-16  Annexation  2005-15  MAPPABLE  Dotson Brothers & Darnell Tracts: Hume-Bedford Rd & Lexington Rd (.33 acres)
 2005-12-16  Annexation  2005-14  MAPPABLE  Dotson Brothers & Mitchell Estate Tracts: Hume-Bedford Rd (0.95 acres)
 2004-03-02  Annexation  2004-1  MAPPABLE  Letton Property (90.691 Acres)
 2003-09-22  Amendment to Annexation  2003-15  MAPPABLE  Amends Ordinance #2001-6 (included with filing)
 2003-08-01  Annexation  2003-05  MAPPABLE  Two Parcels
 2003-01-06  Annexation  2002-06  MAPPABLE  
 2002-06-21  Annexation  2002-04  MAPPABLE  
 2002-06-21  Annexation  2001-07  MAPPABLE  
 1999-04-07  Annexation  98-27  MAPPABLE  
 1989-01-27  Notice of Vacancy      member of Board of Commissioners
 1985-05-20  Annexation  4-84  MAPPABLE  
 1985-05-20  Annexation  27-84  MAPPABLE  
 1981-03-23  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE