Danville, Kentucky

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Class: 3
Status: Active
Established (y–m–d): 1787-00-00
Incorporated: 1836-03-01
County: Boyle
Area Development BGADD
County Seat Yes

Interactive Map (Courtesy Kentucky Geography Network)

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Submitted By Carolyn Crabtree
Danville at Sunset by Clay Jackson

Notes: Known in 1782 as Crow's Station in honor of John Crow, settler; founded in 1783-4 by Walker Daniel, first district attorney. (Daniel had purchased 76a from Crow for the purpose of erecting a town.) City named Danville Nov. 19, 1787, in his honor.
Population Estimates:
1990: 14488
1991: 14707
1992: 14909
1993: 15195
1994: 15510
1995: 15752
1996: 16054
1997: 16252
1998: 16479
1999: 16767
2000: 15459
2001: 15315
2002: 15294
2003: 15294
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
City Links:
  ADD Website
  Chamber of Commerce Website
  City Website
  County Website
  Tourism Website

County Links:
  Boyle County Genealogical Association
  Boyle County Genealogy
  Boyle County Genealogy Web
  Boyle County PVA
Mayor 
Bernie Hunstad
Meeting Times: 
2nd & 4th Mon 5:30pm
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm
Website: 
http://www.danvilleky.org
U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):   2000: 15,477   1990: 12,420   1980: 12,942   1970: 11,542


Current Filings (KRS 81.045 to present date)
Date Filed Type Ordinance Map Status Notes
 2013-07-18  Annexation  1818  MAPPABLE  Scott Tract: west side of US 127 & north side of Gentry Lane (22.017 acres)
 2013-03-14  Resolution  2013-03-11-06  MAPPABLE  Adopts Plat for Annexation Ordinance 1544
 2013-03-14  Annexation  1544  MAPPABLE  Tract owned by Campbell, Burns, Kennan, & National Trust for Historic Preservation: U.S. 127 (573.7884 acres)
 2008-03-31  Governor's Appointment  Executive Order #2008-0286    County Judge/Executive
 2007-05-11  Annexation  1697  MAPPABLE  Owens Chevrolet, Freeman Caldwell Ltd, & Lincoln Co. Ready Mix Tract: US 127 Bypass (146.480 acres)
 2006-07-25  Notification of Vacancy & Appointment      City Commissioner
 2006-06-16  Governor's Appointment  Executive Order #2006-664    Magistrate for the Fourth District
 2004-12-13  Governor's Appointment  Executive Order #2004-1327    Magistrate for the First District
 2002-04-29  Vacancy & Appointment      City Commissioner
 2002-03-18  Annexation  1548  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-18  Annexation  1569  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-18  Annexation  1566  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-18  Annexation  1567  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-18  Annexation  1589  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-18  Annexation  1543  MAPPABLE  
 2002-03-06  Annexation  1595  MAPPABLE  
 1998-10-28  Annexation  1540  MAPPABLE  
 1995-08-18  Annexation  1505  MAPPABLE  
 1993-12-02  Annexation  1485  MAPPABLE  
 1993-07-12  Census      Population: 14,454 (1990)
 1993-06-07  Census      Population: 14,454 (1990)
 1993-04-14  Annexation  1476  MAPPABLE  
 1993-01-04  Annexation  1462  MAPPABLE  
 1993-01-04  Annexation  1461  MAPPABLE  
 1990-09-28  Annexation  1431  MAPPABLE  
 1989-12-28  Annexation  1422  MAPPABLE  
 1987-12-30  Annexation  1391  MAPPABLE  
 1987-04-21  Annexation  1380  MAPPABLE  
 1986-10-01  Annexation  1363  MAPPABLE  
 1986-03-24  Annexation  1349  MAPPABLE  
 1984-12-28  Annexation  1287  MAPPABLE  
 1984-12-28  Annexation  1288  MAPPABLE  
 1984-12-28  Annexation  1336  MAPPABLE  
 1984-12-28  Annexation  1337  MAPPABLE  
 1981-05-08  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE