Paintsville, Kentucky

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Class: 4
Status: Active
Established (y–m–d): 1834-02-24
Incorporated: 1843-02-05
County: Johnson
Area Development BSADD
County Seat Yes

Interactive Map (Courtesy Kentucky Geography Network)

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Submitted By Shawn Gannon
Bridge into Paintsville

Notes: Amendment of Articles of Incorporation: 2/22/1860. Named for Indian drawings found on tree trunks in the area. Declaration of Reclassification states year of incorporation as 1848.
Population Estimates:
1990: 4381
1991: 4399
1992: 4453
1993: 4504
1994: 4473
1995: 4494
1996: 4474
1997: 4453
1998: 4441
1999: 4431
*Compiled by the Ky. State Data Center. Population Estimates may change as city boundaries are adjusted.
Links:
  ADD Website
  County Website
Mayor 
Bob Porter
Meeting Times: 
2nd Tue 7:00pm
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm

U.S. Decennial Census (April 1):
  2000: 4,132   1990: 4,354   1980: 3,815   1970: 3,868



Current Filings (KRS 81.045 to present date)
Date Filed Type Ordinance Map Status Notes
 2014-07-30  Declaration  pursuant to HB 331 (2014)    Acknowledgment of Reclassification (Home Rule), Statement of Form of Government (Mayor-Council), Name of City, & Year of Incorporation
 2012-03-08  Annexation  97-005  MAPPABLE  U.S. 23 Tract: 286.33 acres. Industrial Park Tract: 16.96 acres.
 2012-03-08  Annexation  2010-006  MAPPABLE  Restates location of Annexation Ordinance 97-005.
 2012-01-26  Annexation  2011-07  MAPPABLE  Golf Course Tract: located along Ky 40, Ky 1107, & Levisa Fork (489.98 acres)
 2011-07-05  Annexation  2010-003  MAPPABLE  Tract 1 (Detention Ctr): 3.48a. Tract 2 (Food City/K-Mart): 212.28a. Finalized Intent Ordinance 87-03.
 2011-07-05  Annexation  2010-004  MAPPABLE  Tract 1 (Hidden Valley): 110.51a. Tract 2 (Teas Branch): 830.67a. Finalized Intent Ordinance 87-04.
 2011-07-05  Annexation  2010-005  MAPPABLE  John Gray Bottom Tract: 23.69 acres. Finalized Intent Ordinance 90-05.
 2011-07-05  Annexation  2001-03  MAPPABLE  Post Office Tract: western r/w of Ky 321 formerly US 23 (101.23 acres)
 2011-07-05  Resolution  2010-011  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance 2001-03
 2010-12-29  Resolution  2010-012  MAPPABLE  Restates the location of Annexation Ordinance dated March 7, 1972 & Sept 17, 1974
 2010-12-29  Annexation  dated March 7, 1972 & Sept 17, 1974  MAPPABLE  Corrects city's KRS 81.045 filing. Tract located west side of Levisa Fork (127.89 acres)
 2009-10-19  Annexation  2009-001  MAPPABLE  intersection of US 40 & Ky 321: Autumn Ridge (6.87a); LeMaster Tract (5.52a); Autumn Ridge (5.44a)
 2000-02-14  Notice of Vacancy      City Council Member
 1980-08-14  KRS 81.045 Filing    MAPPABLE