Boyle County

Boyle County, Kentucky

321 W Main St Rm 123
Danville, KY 40422
Phone: (859) 238-1110
Fax: (859) 238-1114

In central KY, southwest of Lexington; organized Feb 15, 1842 from Lincoln and Mercer counties (having the same county seat as the now-abolished Kentucky County, which was organized in 1776 from Fincastle County, VA). Name Origin: For John Boyle (1774-1835), KY legislator, U.S. representative (1803-09), and U.S. judge for District of KY (1826-35)

Area (sq mi):: 182.99 (land 181.90; water 1.09) Population per square mile: 155.90
Population 2005: 28,363 State rank: 39 Population change: 2000-20005 2.40%; 1990-2000 8.00% Population 2000: 27,697 (White 87.00%; Black or African American 9.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $18,288; median household $35,241; Population below poverty level: 11.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,001-$25,597
Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 18.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Danville County seat (15,428)

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    With the aim of promoting the investment and job development in Boyle County, the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority preliminarily sanctioned the firm for tax incentives up to $1 million with the Kentucky Business Investment program.
    We've seen a positive response from customers on our 4G LTE launch, and as today's expansion shows, we're continuing our rollout of fast 4G LTE speeds to more areas of Danville and Boyle County," said Nancy Jarett, regional director, external affairs, AT&T Kentucky.
    If Notre Dame can come close to matching its offensive prowess of a year ago, Forbath has a legitimate shot this year at challenging the national high school record of 148 points, set in 2000 by Taylor Begley of Boyle County High of Danville, Ky.
    Program Engineer in Harrodsburg, KY, graduated from Boyle County High School in Danville, KY.
    He is a Boyle County native, is a member of the Rotary Club and the Lexington Avenue Baptist Church, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Danville Country Club.
    Community Trust is pleased to become a part of Danville, Boyle County and its contiguous counties currently served by Heritage Community Bank.
    As part of its Legacy 2000 Campaign, the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare and the Boyle County Senior Center will co- sponsor a Debate Watch and Dessert Party at 7:30 p.