Somerset, Kentucky

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Class (ending Dec. 31, 2014): 3
Class (effective Jan. 1, 2015): Home Rule
Status: Active
Established (y–m–d): 1812-01-06
Incorporated: 1883-02-16
County: Pulaski
Area Development LCADD
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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Submitted By Gerald Hubble
Square in Somerset, KY

Notes: Named for Somerset County, New Jersey.
Population Estimates:
1990: 11069
1991: 11349
1992: 11599
1993: 11768
1994: 12059
1995: 12331
1996: 12579
1997: 12761
1998: 12961
1999: 13203
2000: 11395
2001: 11450
2002: 11583
2003: 11786
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  ADD Website

County Links:
  Pulaski County PVA
Mayor 
Edward Girdler
Meeting Times: 
2nd & 4th Mon 7:00pm
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm
Website: 
cityofsomerset.com
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 11,352   1990: 10,733   1980: 10,649   1970: 10,436


Current Filings (KRS 81.045 to present date)
Date Filed Type Ordinance Map Status Notes
 2017-11-30  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  17-08  IN PROGRESS  Danny & Barbara Properties, Inc., Tract: 2520 South Highway 27 (0.87 acres)
 2017-11-27  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  13-22  IN PROGRESS  Property owned by F & A Investment Group, Inc., located at 588 Highway 39 (0.55 acres)
 2017-11-27  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-13  IN PROGRESS  2601 HIghway 39, Nelson Valley Grocery (0.87 acres)
 2017-11-27  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  13-13  IN PROGRESS  2040 S. Highway 27 (1.00 acres)
 2017-11-27  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-21  IN PROGRESS  2740 N. Highway 2227 (3.04 acres)
 2017-10-27  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-20  MAPPABLE  Ikert Property: 2641 North Highway 1247. Tract 1: 29.80 acres. Tract 2: 6.76 acres.
 2017-10-27  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-16  MAPPABLE  Lakeway Foodmart Tract: Ky 80 (0.35 acres)
 2017-09-25  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  16-08  MAPPABLE  Segment of Ky 80 Corridor: 21.91 acres
 2017-08-21  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-17  MAPPABLE  Tract located at the intersection of Ky 2301 & Slate Branch Road: 0.79 acres
 2017-08-11  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  14-11  MAPPABLE  Property owned by Om Raja Ram, Inc. Three parcels located at 1990 Oak Hill Road, 1960 Oak Hill Road, & 48 Holly Hill Drive combined into one tract consisting of 0.42 acres.
 2017-07-26  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  13-09  MAPPABLE  Annexes a permanent gas main easement belonging to the city located along Barnesburg Road. Consists of 0.55 acres.
 2017-07-26  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  13-10  MAPPABLE  225 Barnesburg Road: 0.61 acres
 2017-07-19  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-08  MAPPABLE  Two parcels located at the intersection of the r/w of Mercury Blvd & a frontage road on the west side of US 27. Owned by Mercury Development, LLC. Combined into one tract totaling 2.13 acres.
 2017-07-03  Annexation (TIFF) (PDF)  12-03  IN PROGRESS  Portion of Ky 914 & Old Monticello Road Corridor and City of Somerset Water Treatment Plant: 37.01 acres
 2016-05-19  Population Estimate      U. S. Census Bureau Population Estimate as of July 1, 2015: 11,439
 2015-05-21  Population (2010)      Population Total per 2010 U.S. Decennial Census: 11,196
 2014-07-28  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
 2011-05-02  Annexation  10-12  MAPPABLE  Tract includes City Water Park: Highway 2227 (81.8798 acres)
 2009-12-29  Annexation  09-16  MAPPABLE  Allen Mayfield Tract: 169 Slate Branch Road (1.02 acres)
 2009-10-23  Annexation  09-12  MAPPABLE  r/o/w Ky 1642, aka Slate Branch Road: 2.16 acres
 2008-02-20  Resolution    MAPPABLE  Restates location of Annexation Ordinance 07-04
 2008-02-20  Annexation  07-04  MAPPABLE  Homer Decker Family Project: west side of US 27 (29.6456 acres)
 2007-08-15  Notification of Vacancy      City Council Member
 2004-06-24  Annexation  04-05  MAPPABLE  103 Magnolia Avenue
 2003-08-01  Annexation  03-14  MAPPABLE  Oak Hill & Grand Central Blvd.
 2003-06-06  Annexation  03-05  MAPPABLE  Tecumseh Site
 2002-03-27  Annexation  02-03  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-27  Annexation  02-02  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-27  Annexation  02-01  MAPPABLE  
 2001-09-04  Annexation  96-31  MAPPABLE  Map Excluded
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 2001-07-19  Annexation  01-21  MAPPABLE  
 2001-06-25  Annexation  01-14  MAPPABLE  
 2001-05-03  Annexation  01-13  MAPPABLE  
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 2001-05-03  Annexation  01-07  MAPPABLE  
 1999-08-12  Annexation  99-23  MAPPABLE  
 1999-04-07  Annexation  99-03  MAPPABLE  
 1998-05-12  Annexation  98-04  MAPPABLE  
 1998-05-12  Annexation  98-02  MAPPABLE  Duplicate Filing
 1998-03-17  Annexation  98-02  MAPPABLE  
 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-21  MAPPABLE  Duplicate Filing
 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-43  UNMAPPABLE  
 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-24  MAPPABLE  
 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-22  MAPPABLE  
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 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-13  MAPPABLE  
 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-12  MAPPABLE  
 1998-02-27  Annexation  97-11  UNMAPPABLE  
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 1998-02-27  Annexation  98-01  MAPPABLE  
 1995-01-19  Annexation  94-11  MAPPABLE  
 1995-01-19  Annexation  94-05  MAPPABLE  
 1995-01-19  Annexation  94-13  MAPPABLE  
 1994-01-27  Annexation  93-04  MAPPABLE  
 1994-01-27  Annexation  93-23  MAPPABLE  
 1994-01-27  Annexation  92-11  MAPPABLE  
 1994-01-27  Annexation  93-24  MAPPABLE  
 1994-01-27  Annexation  93-22  MAPPABLE  
 1994-01-27  Annexation  93-17  MAPPABLE  
 1992-02-10  Annexation  91-25  MAPPABLE  
 1992-02-10  Annexation  91-01  MAPPABLE  
 1992-02-10  Annexation  91-24  MAPPABLE  
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 1992-02-10  Annexation  91-18  MAPPABLE  
 1992-02-10  Annexation  91-7  MAPPABLE  
 1988-01-27  Annexation  87-12  MAPPABLE  
 1988-01-27  Annexation  87-15  MAPPABLE  
 1988-01-27  Annexation  87-17  MAPPABLE  
 1988-01-27  Annexation  87-21  MAPPABLE  
 1986-11-11  Annexation  86-7  MAPPABLE  
 1986-11-11  Annexation  86-8  MAPPABLE  
 1986-11-11  Annexation  86-21  MAPPABLE  
 1986-11-11  Annexation  86-22  MAPPABLE  
 1986-11-11  Annexation  86-23  MAPPABLE  
 1985-01-23  Annexation  84-20  MAPPABLE  
 1985-01-23  Annexation  84-22  MAPPABLE  
 1981-00-00  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE  Exact Date of Filing Unknown