Vanceburg, Kentucky

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Class (ending Dec. 31, 2014): 4
Class (effective Jan. 1, 2015): Home Rule
Status: Active
Incorporated: 1827-01-24
County: Lewis
Area Development BTADD
County Seat Yes
Form Of Government: Mayor - Council
Type of Election (City Officials): Non-Partisan
City Waives Primary Election (City Officials): Yes

Interactive Map (Courtesy Kentucky Geography Network)

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Vanceburg Ky - Aerial Photo

Notes: Named in honor of Joseph C. Vance, early settler & landowner. Declaration of Reclassification states year of incorporation as 1776.
Population Estimates:
1990: 1740
1991: 1733
1992: 1734
1993: 1727
1994: 1735
1995: 1749
1996: 1753
1997: 1751
1998: 1742
1999: 1729
2000: 1731
2001: 1712
2002: 1688
2003: 1680
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  ADD Website

County Links:
  Lewis County PVA
Mayor 
Chris McGlone
Meeting Times: 
1st Mon 5:30pm
Office Hours: 
Mon Tue Thu Fri 8:00am-4:30pm
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 1,731   1990: 1,713   1980: 1,939   1970: 1,773


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: 1,448
 2015-05-21  Population (2010)      Population Total per 2010 U.S. Decennial Census: 1,518
 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
 2012-11-12  Notification of Resignation      Mayor (Anthony T. Ruckel)
 2012-07-19  Notification of Gubernatorial Appointment  Executive Order 2012-0595    County/Judge Executive
 2010-06-14  Notification of Vacancy & Appointment      City Council Member
 2005-03-03  Annexation  110.10  MAPPABLE  Tract along Ky Highway 59: 1.78 acres
 2004-12-15  Annexation  110.09  MAPPABLE  Tract along Ky Highway 3037: 45.84 acres
 1996-11-04  Annexation  110.08  MAPPABLE  
 1995-10-16  Annexation  110.07  MAPPABLE  
 1995-08-10  Annexation  110.06  MAPPABLE  
 1981-06-30  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE