Versailles, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 8,949 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.1%
 
Males: 4,619  (51.6%)
Females: 4,330  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40383.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,724 (it was $35,052 in 2000)
Versailles:

$44,724
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,320 (it was $18,489 in 2000)

Versailles city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $130,239 (it was $90,200 in 2000)
Versailles:

$130,239
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $723.

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  • Races in Versailles, KY (2013)

    Versailles races chart
    • 6,50573.4%White alone
    • 1,21513.7%Hispanic
    • 95710.8%Black alone
    • 1962.2%Two or more races
    • 340.4%Asian alone
    • 30.03%American Indian alone

Races in Versailles detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Versailles: 89.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (20.4%), Irish (12.4%), German (10.4%), English (10.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), Polish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/13/1837

Land area: 2.81 square miles.

Population density: 3,180 people per square mile   (average).

Versailles,KY real estate house value index trend

Versailles, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Versailles:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Versailles city:

  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

829 residents are foreign born (8.9% Latin America).

This city:

9.4%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Versailles, Kentucky as of May 04, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Versailles to the number of sex offenders is 467 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,010 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $955 (0.7%)

Versailles satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (13.0 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (304.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Midway, KY (2.7 miles ), Lawrenceburg, KY (3.0 miles ), Keene, KY (3.1 miles ), Salvisa, KY (3.4 miles ), Frankfort, KY (3.5 miles ), Fayette, KY (3.6 miles ), Lexington-Fayette, KY (3.6 miles ), Wilmore, KY (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 38.05 N, Longitude: 84.73 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,525 (+17.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,196 (27.1%)

Area code: 859

Versailles household income distribution Versailles home values distribution

Crime rates in Versailles by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.011.60.00.0
Rapes 021376496
per 100,000 0.026.313.339.889.575.746.4104.767.6
Robberies 243836669
per 100,000 26.552.640.0106.138.475.769.569.8101.3
Assaults 56485554158151417
per 100,000 741.2631.1734.1716.4191.9101.0173.9162.9191.4
Burglaries 35544876164137222167122
per 100,000 463.3710.0640.71,008.22,098.01,728.92,573.31,943.41,373.7
Thefts 215239264335387508494495390
per 100,000 2,845.83,142.33,523.84,444.14,950.76,410.95,726.25,760.54,391.4
Auto thefts 20915192521232622
per 100,000 264.7118.3200.2252.1319.8265.0266.6302.6247.7
Arson 101002350
per 100,000 13.20.013.30.00.025.234.858.20.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.4) 318.7342.5365.6468.1484.4494.4538.0519.9408.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Versailles detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 36 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.94
Kentucky average:

1.94

Versailles tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +233 (+3.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (32%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (30%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Versailles: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Versailles, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Versailles-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the Versailles city center killed 4 people and injured 122 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1996, a category F4 tornado 24.0 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Versailles-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 44.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 173.6 miles away from Versailles center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 178.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 166.2 miles away from Versailles center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 171.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Woodford County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Versailles topographic map

Birthplace of: John J. Crittenden - Attorney General, Noel F. Parrish - USAF Brigadier General, Ben Chandler - Kentucky politician, John Conlee - Country singer, John Watson Barr - Federal judge, MacKenzie Miller - Horse trainer, Randall L. Gibson - Confederate Army general, John T. Hughes - Confederate Army officer, Melissa Moore - Actor, William Walker (jockey) - Jockey.

Hospitals and medical centers in Versailles:

  • BLUEGRASS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 360 AMSDEN AVENUE)
  • DAVITA - VERSAILLES DIALYSIS (480 LEXINGTON ROAD STE, E)
  • WOODFORD MEMORIAL HOSP (360 AMSDEN AVE)

College/University in Versailles:

  • Kentucky Community and Technical College System (Location: 300 North Main Street; Public; Website: www.kctcs.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Versailles:

  • University of Kentucky (about 13 miles; Lexington, KY; Full-time enrollment: 23,517)
  • Kentucky State University (about 13 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 13 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 32 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Sullivan University (about 53 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 54 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Bellarmine University (about 55 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)

Public high school in Versailles:

Public elementary/middle schools in Versailles:

Private elementary/middle schools in Versailles:

  • ST LEO SCHOOL (Students: 169; Location: 239 N MAIN ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • VERSAILLES MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 99; Location: 480 PINCKARD PIKE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • WOODFORD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 95; Location: 320 HOPE LN; Grades: KG - 7)
See full list of schools located in Versailles

Library in Versailles:

  • LOGAN HELM WOODFORD COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,768,567; Location: 115 NORTH MAIN STREET; 55,233 books; 319 e-books; 4,097 audio materials; 3,024 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 119 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Versailles: Versailles Fire Department Station 2 (A), Woodford County Fire Department Station 1 (B), Woodford County Ambulance Service (C), Versailles Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Steele Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Woodford County Historical Society (Museums; 121 Rose Hill Avenue), Bluegrass Railroad Museum (175 Beasley Drive), Jouett House (Historical Places & Services; 255 Craigs Creek Road), Woodford County Chamber of Commerce (141 North Main Street).

Hotels: Bed & Breakfast At Sills Inn (270 Montgomery Avenue), 1823 Historic Rose Hill Inn (233 Rose Hill).

Courts: Woodford County Government - Judge District Court (Court House), Kentucky Commonwealth - Kentucky Department Of Insurance- Court Of Justice-Woodford Co (Beasley Drive).

Woodford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.0391. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0391
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.07. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.07
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.43. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.43
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.75
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Versailles and their reported violations in the past:

VERSAILLES WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 17,822, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2007), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-24-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2009)
SO WOODFORD CO WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 4,158, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-2014 and APR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between FEB-2014 and APR-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-2013 and JAN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-2013 and JAN-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
NE WOODFORD CO WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 2,919, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-17-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-28-2006), St Public Notif received (2 times from DEC-20-2006 to DEC-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2007)
IMPERIAL MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 410, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.8%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.7% for Black residents, 22.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.6% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.9%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
67 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Versailles, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Versailles compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Versailles (2011 data):

  • Citizens Commerce National Bank: at 534 Marsailles Road, branch established on 1996/11/12; Versailles Branch at 231 South Main Street, branch established on 1999/08/30. Info updated 2011/08/15: Bank assets: $235.8 mil, Deposits: $192.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Community Trust Bank, Inc.: Versailles Branch at 101 North Main Street, branch established on 1852/03/01; Versailles Woodford Plaza Branch at 480 Lexington Road, branch established on 1969/12/15. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $3,573.0 mil, Deposits: $2,890.4 mil, headquarters in Pikeville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 80 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.
  • United Bank & Trust Company: at 100 United Drive, branch established on 1880/03/03; The Locust Street Branch at 152 Locust Street, branch established on 1971/04/19. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $582.2 mil, Deposits: $422.6 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Capital Bank Corporation
  • Town & Country Bank and Trust Company: Versailles Branch at 116 North Main Street, branch established on 2005/10/24. Info updated 2009/02/02: Bank assets: $378.2 mil, Deposits: $310.5 mil, headquarters in Bardstown, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: First Farmers Bank Holding Company
  • Kentucky Bank: Versailles Branch at 520 Marsailles Road, branch established on 1993/01/20. Info updated 2007/12/21: Bank assets: $659.7 mil, Deposits: $543.1 mil, headquarters in Paris, KY, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Kentucky Bancshares, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Lexington Road at 442 Lexington Road, branch established on 1980/10/11. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Kentucky average:

12.3

Versailles travel time to work - commute Versailles mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (48%)

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Neighborhood in Versailles (Versailles, Kentucky Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Versailles city (based on Woodford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,90730
Mainline Protestant3,83715
Catholic1,7631
Black Protestant2442
Other-1
None9,188-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Woodford County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Woodford County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Woodford County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.6%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Woodford County:

29.8%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.3%
State:

15.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$7,574$45,4440$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,094$66,5647$10,033
Judicial and Legal 1$2,765$33,1800$0
Police Protection - Officers 35$154,878$53,1015$10,974
Police - Other 1$4,421$53,0520$0
Firefighters 11$45,484$49,6190$0
Solid Waste Management 10$33,914$40,6971$1,594
Sewerage 12$43,472$43,4720$0
Water Supply 10$37,277$44,7320$0
Other and Unallocable 13$40,339$37,2362$1,165
Totals for Government 97$381,218$47,16115$23,766

Versailles government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $82,000 ($9.16)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,459,000 ($386.52)
    Water Utilities: $1,541,000 ($172.20)
    Central Staff Services: $1,312,000 ($146.61)
    Sewerage: $824,000 ($92.08)
    Regular Highways: $808,000 ($90.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $670,000 ($74.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $394,000 ($44.03)
    Public Welfare - Other: $239,000 ($26.71)
    General - Other: $196,000 ($21.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,045,000 ($116.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,824,000 ($1656.50)
    Police Protection: $692,000 ($77.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $190,000 ($21.23)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($1.45)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($1.01)
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000 ($0.45)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,229,000 ($472.57)

Versailles government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,855,000 ($207.29)
    All Other: $602,000 ($67.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $392,000 ($43.80)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($0.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $547,000 ($61.12)
    Interest Earnings: $372,000 ($41.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,434,000 ($383.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,405,000 ($268.75)
    Water Utilities: $1,037,000 ($115.88)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $2,397,000 ($267.85)
    Other License: $1,672,000 ($186.84)
    Property: $622,000 ($69.50)
    Corporation Net Income: $239,000 ($26.71)
    Public Utilities Sales: $170,000 ($19.00)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $50,000 ($5.59)

Versailles government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $39,955,000 ($4464.74)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,135,000 ($2920.44)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,515,000 ($1621.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $695,000 ($77.66)

Versailles government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,658,000 ($408.76)

6.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,416 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fayette County, KY  2.40% ($45,213 average AGI)
from Anderson County, KY  0.39% ($27,595)
from Franklin County, KY  0.39% ($39,865)


7.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,877 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.29%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fayette County, KY  2.75% ($33,458 average AGI)
to Anderson County, KY  0.49% ($32,370)
to Scott County, KY  0.47% ($41,864)

Strongest AM radio stations in Versailles:

  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLXG (1300 AM; 3 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCGW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFKY (1490 AM; 1 kW; FRANKFORT, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Versailles:

  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WBTF (107.9 FM; MIDWAY, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WKYL (102.1 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, KY; Owner: DAVENPORT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKQQ (100.1 FM; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMXL (94.5 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBUL-FM (98.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTO (102.5 FM; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVRB (95.3 FM; WILMORE, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WCDA (106.3 FM; VERSAILLES, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WRVG-FM (89.9 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: GEORGETOWN COLLEGE)
  • WRFL (88.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: UN OF KENTUCKY BD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WKED-FM (103.7 FM; FRANKFORT, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGKS (96.9 FM; PARIS, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLKT (104.5 FM; LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLRO (101.5 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLXO (96.1 FM; STAMPING GROUND, KY; Owner: CLARITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Versailles:

  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WKON (Channel 52; OWENTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Versailles fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Versailles fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • 20,900Total average daily traffic
  • 1,672Total average daily truck traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Most common first names in Versailles, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary14979.0 years
William13873.2 years
James12972.9 years
John9776.3 years
Robert7172.5 years
Charles6276.1 years
Margaret5981.1 years
Elizabeth5482.0 years
George4176.3 years
Anna3180.0 years
Most common last names in Versailles, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown4777.5 years
Smith4571.6 years
Wilson3576.7 years
Johnson3474.2 years
Jones3473.2 years
Jackson3280.7 years
Williams3074.6 years
Lewis2671.9 years
Carter2678.0 years
Howard2574.0 years
Businesses in Versailles, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T4Kmart1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1Sears1
Cricket Wireless2Starbucks1
Dairy Queen2Subway2
FedEx5U-Haul1
Ford1UPS3
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Jones New York1Wendy's1
KFC1

Versailles on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
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