Danville, Kentucky

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Danville, Kentucky
Downtown Danville
Downtown Danville
Nickname(s): 
"The City of Firsts"; "Birthplace of the Bluegrass"
Location of Danville, Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°38′44″N 84°46′11″W / 37.64556°N 84.76972°W / 37.64556; -84.76972Coordinates: 37°38′44″N 84°46′11″W / 37.64556°N 84.76972°W / 37.64556; -84.76972
CountryUnited States
StateKentucky
CountyBoyle
Settled1783
Incorporated1787
Government
 • TypeCouncil–manager
 • MayorBernie Hunstad
 • City ManagerRon Scott
 • CommissionersKevin Caudill
Gail Louis
Ryan Montgomery
James Atkins[1]
Area
 • Total15.9 sq mi (41.2 km2)
 • Land15.8 sq mi (41.0 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation
984 ft (300 m)
Population
(2010)
 • Total16,218
 • Density1,025/sq mi (395.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
40422-40423
Area code(s)859
FIPS code21-19882
GNIS feature ID0490584
Websitewww.danvilleky.org

Danville is a city of Kentucky in the United States. In 2012 it was the place where Vice President Joe Biden debated Congressman Paul Ryan.

Sources[change | change source]

  1. Brock, David (2010-12-17). "New Danville mayor, commission sworn in". The Advocate Messenger. Retrieved 2011-01-14.

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