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Welcome to Paintsville ...
The location of Paintsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Paintsville has a population of 4,082 people<2> (see below for details).
Paintsville was established in 1834.
The community of Paintsville is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Paintsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Paintsville, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Paintsville is located in the (606) area code.
The ZIP code for Paintsville: 41240<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Paintsville had a population of 3,459 people (which is 14.81% of the total population of Johnson County). This makes Paintsville the county's most populous community.
The population of Paintsville represents 0.08% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 93rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,459 people, the population of Paintsville decreased 16.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,132 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Paintsville had an population of 4,082 people. This is an increase of 18.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.21% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Paintsville.
Communities near Paintsville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Paintsville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Paintsville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Paintsville ...
Looking for more information about Paintsville? 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 Paintsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Paintsville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018