Danville, KY Population

Population: 15,477. Estimated population in July 2020: 15,409 (-0.4% change)
Males: 7,185 (46.4%), Females: 8,292 (53.6%)

Boyle County

Zip codes: 40422.

Median resident age: 36.7 years
Median household income: $32,937
Median house value: $91,700

Races in Danville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (82.9%)
  • Black (13.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (14.5%), English (13.4%), German (11.4%), Irish (10.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.7%), Scottish (2.6%).

Elevation: 989 feet

Land area: 15.8 square miles

Map of Danville, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Danville

  • High school or higher: 78.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Danville city

  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

2.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +985 (+6.8%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Danville:

  • EPHRAIM MCDOWELL REGIONAL MED CENTER (217 S THIRD ST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Danville:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Danville:

  • BLUE GRASS (about 30 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Abbreviation: LEX)
  • LOUISVILLE INTL-STANDIFORD FIELD (about 76 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Abbreviation: SDF)
  • CINCINNATI/NORTHERN KENTUCKY INTERNATIONAL (about 96 miles; COVINGTON/CINCINNATI, OH, KY; Abbreviation: CVG)

Other public-use airports nearest to Danville:

  • STUART POWELL FIELD (about 6 miles; DANVILLE, KY; Abbreviation: DVK)
  • LIBERTY-CASEY COUNTY (about 31 miles; LIBERTY, KY; Abbreviation: I53)
  • LEBANON-SPRINGFIELD (about 32 miles; SPRINGFIELD, KY; Abbreviation: 6I2)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Danville:

  • CENTRE COLLEGE OF KENTUCKY (Full-time enrollment: 1,053; Location: 600 W WALNUT ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.centre.edu)
  • DURHAM BEAUTY SCHOOL (Location: 100 FOX HARBOR DR; Private, for-profit)
  • DANVILLE HEALTH CARE TRAINING SCHOOL (Location: 1714 PERRYVILLE RD STE 520; Private, for-profit)
  • CENTRAL KENTUCKY TECHNICAL COLLEGE-DANVILLE CAMPUS (Location: 1714 PERRYVILLE RD STE 110; Public)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Danville:

  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 33 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 20,492)
  • LEXINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 33 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,437)
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; RICHMOND, KY; Full-time enrollment: 11,214)
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE (about 73 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 15,514)
  • SULLIVAN UNIVERSITY (about 75 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,342)
  • BELLARMINE UNIVERSITY (about 75 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,030)
  • ELIZABETHTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 76 miles; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,217)

Schools

Public high schools in Danville:

  • BOYLE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 875; Location: 1637 PERRYVILLE RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • DANVILLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 480; Location: 203 E. LEXINGTON AVE.; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Danville:

  • BOYLE COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 699; Location: 1651 PERRYVILLE RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • WOODLAWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 608; Location: 1661 PERRYVILLE RD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • DANVILLE BATE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 456; Location: 460 STANFORD AVE.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • TOLIVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 284; Location: 209 N. MAPLE AVE.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • HOGSETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 276; Location: 300 WAVELAND AVE.; Grades: PK – 05)
  • JENNIE ROGERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 257; Location: 410 E. MAIN ST.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • BOYLE CO DAY TREATMENT (Location: 202 S SECOND ST; Grades: 06 – 12)
  • WOODLAWN CHILDREN’S ALTERNATIVE CAMPUS (Location: 1151 PERRYVILLE RD; Grades: KG – 08)
  • KENTUCKY SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF (Location: S 2ND ST; Grades: KG – 12)

Private primary/middle schools in Danville:

  • DANVILLE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 144; Location: 411 E MAIN; Grades: PK – 5)
  • DANVILLE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 66; Location: 401 WAVELAND AVE; Grades: PK – 6)

Libraries

Library in Danville:

  • BOYLE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $557,565; Location: 307 WEST BROADWAY; 90,321 books; 2,624 audio materials; 3,852 video materials; 154 serial subscriptions)