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Welcome to Nicholasville ...

The city of Nicholasville is located in Jessamine County and is the County Seat for Jessamine County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Nicholasville has a population of 30,006 people<1> (see below for details).

Nicholasville is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Nicholasville is located in the (859) area code.

The ZIP codes for Nicholasville: 40340, 40356<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nicholasville had a population of 28,015 people (which is 57.66% of the total population of Jessamine County). This makes Nicholasville the county's most populous community.

The population of Nicholasville represents 0.65% of the total population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 28,015 people, the population of Nicholasville increased 42.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,680 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Nicholasville had an population of 30,006 people. This is an increase of 7.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 52.47% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Nicholasville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Nicholasville and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Burgin   [Map]   968   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Danville   [Map]   16,802   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Harrodsburg   [Map]   8,419   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   3,866   S   18 miles [29 km]
Lexington-Fayette   [Map]   318,449   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Logana   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Nicholasville.

Communities Also Named Nicholasville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Nicholasville - they are located in and Georgia (3).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Nicholasville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nicholasville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nicholasville. Our list includes 13 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Nicholasville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nicholasville ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Nicholasville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Nicholasville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Nicholasville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nicholasville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nicholasville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Nicholasville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nicholasville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Nicholasville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nicholasville) 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 Nicholasville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nicholasville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nicholasville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8814, Longitude: -84.5728     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Nicholasville.