Salyersville, Kentucky

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Class (ending Dec. 31, 2014): 4
Class (effective Jan. 1, 2015): Home Rule
Status: Active
Established (y–m–d): 1860-02-22
Incorporated: 1867-03-02
County: Magoffin
Area Development BSADD
County Seat Yes
Form Of Government: Mayor - Council
Type of Election (City Officials): Non-Partisan
City Waives Primary Election (City Officials): Yes

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Notes: Known as Licking Station pre-1849 Known as Adamsville (1849-1860) in honor of "Uncle Billy Adams" who donated land for first courthouse. Named for Samuel Salyer, state rep. who helped establish county. 1980 pop.: 1352
Population Estimates:
1990: 1932
1991: 1940
1992: 1955
1993: 1968
1994: 1973
1995: 1968
1996: 1968
1997: 1986
1998: 1969
1999: 1988
2000: 1601
2001: 1578
2002: 1585
2003: 1587
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  ADD Website
  City & County Website
  City Website

County Links:
  Magoffin County PVA
Mayor 
James Pete Shepherd
Meeting Times: 
2nd Mon 7:00pm
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 1,604   1990: 1,917   1980: 1,352   1970: 1,196


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: 1,816
 2015-05-21  Population (2010)      Population Total per 2010 U.S. Decennial Census: 1,883
 2014-08-04  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
 2011-06-13  Notification of Retirement & Appointment      Mayor
 2009-12-07  Annexation  110.11  MAPPABLE  Sugar Camp: 140.74 acres
 1990-10-19  Annexation  110.10  MAPPABLE  
 1988-09-12  Annexation  110.9  MAPPABLE  
 1988-09-12  Annexation  110.8  MAPPABLE  
 1987-10-21  Annexation  110.7  MAPPABLE  
 1987-08-24  Annexation  110.6  MAPPABLE  
 1981-04-15  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE  Includes past annexations