Paris Information

Paris Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Paris, KY

General Paris Information

State: Kentucky

County: Bourbon County

Close cities: Ruddels Mills, KY, Lees Lick, KY, Lexington, KY, Carlisle, KY, Paris, KY, Mount Sterling, KY, Monterey, KY, Sharpsburg, KY, North Middletown, KY, Sidville, KY, Millersburg, KY, Cynthiana, KY, Georgetown, KY, Bryan Station, KY

Paris Population (census data)
Total 9,260 (+0.5% since 2000)
Male 4,357 (47.1%)
Female 4,903 (52.9%)

Population Density: 1,363 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.1 (US Avg is 100)

Paris Elevation: 840 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1839

Land Area: 6.80 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,935

Zip Codes: 40361, and 40362.

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Paris Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (83.1%)
  • Black (12.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (24.5%)
  • English (8.9%)
  • Irish (7.6%)
  • German (7.5%)
  • Dutch (1.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.6%)

Local Paris Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Eastern Kentucky University, University of Kentucky

Paris School Information

High Schools
Bourbon County High School (3343 Lexington Road, Paris, KY, 40361 - Bourbon County District)
Paris High School (308 W 7th Street, Paris, KY, 40361 - Paris Independent District)
Middle Schools
Bourbon County Middle School (3343 Lexington Road, Paris, KY, 40361 - Bourbon County District)
Paris Middle School (304 W 7th Street, Paris, KY, 40361 - Paris Independent District)
Elementary Schools
Bourbon Central Elementary School (367 Bethlehem Road, Paris, KY, 40361 - Bourbon County District)
Cane Ridge Elementary School (8000 Bypass Road, Paris, KY, 40361 - Bourbon County District)
Paris Elementary School (1481 South Main Street, Paris, KY, 40361 - Paris Independent District)

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