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Welcome to Maysville ...

The city of Maysville is located in Mason County<1> and is the County Seat for Mason County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Maysville has a population of 8,701 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Maysville.

Maysville is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Maysville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Maysville lies within the (606) area code.

The ZIP code for Maysville: 41056<4>

Websites for Maysville ...

Official Website:   www.cityofmaysville.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.maysvillekentucky.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Maysville had an population of 8,701 people. This is a decrease of 3.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.25% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Maysville had a population of 9,011 people (or 51.52% of the total population of Mason County). This makes Maysville the county's most populous community.

The population of Maysville represents 0.21% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,011 people, the population of Maysville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,993 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Maysville.

Communities Also Named Maysville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Maysville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio (6), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Maysville.

Communities near Maysville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Maysville.

  • Georgetown [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
    • Georgetown [Brown County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Maysville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,216 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgetown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Georgetown<7>
  • West Union [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
    • West Union [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Maysville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,147 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<7>
  • Flemingsburg [Fleming County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flemingsburg
    • Flemingsburg [Fleming County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Maysville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,804 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flemingsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flemingsburg<7>
  • Manchester [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Adams County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Maysville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,958 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ripley [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
      • Ripley [Brown County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Maysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<7>
    • Augusta [Bracken County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Augusta
      • Augusta [Bracken County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Maysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,142 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Augusta have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augusta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Augusta<7>
    • Brooksville [Bracken County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooksville
      • Brooksville [Bracken County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Maysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 650 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooksville<7>
    • Russellville [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russellville
      • Russellville [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Maysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 510 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russellville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
    • Mount Olivet [Robertson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Olivet
      • Mount Olivet [Robertson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Maysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Olivet have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Olivet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Olivet<7>
    • Dover [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dover
      • Dover [Mason County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Maysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dover have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dover

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Maysville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Maysville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Maysville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Maysville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Maysville. Our list includes 51 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Maysville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maysville ...

Looking for more information about Maysville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Maysville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Maysville.

Adding Maysville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Maysville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Maysville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Maysville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kentucky (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Maysville on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Kentucky

About Mason County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Maysville: www.cityofmaysville.com/

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Mason, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Maysville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maysville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Maysville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Maysville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Maysville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Maysville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MaysvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maysville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6412, Longitude: -83.7445    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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