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Georgetown is a city in Scott County, in the Lexington-Fayette metro area.
Georgetown is in the Bluegrass region.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after George Washington
The latitude of Georgetown is 38.209N. The longitude is -84.558W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 846 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 19,438.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Georgetown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Scott County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lexington area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 40324 ZIP code.
14% of Georgetown residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Georgetown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Georgetown was $18,859, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Georgetown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Georgetown include Main Street Commercial District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Georgetown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $445. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $851.
Libraries in Georgetown include Scott County Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Georgetown include Georgetown News-Graphic
Scott County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Georgetown political report.
The average commute time for Georgetown workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 9 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Georgetown between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 5.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was slightly higher than the national norm.
Hotels in Georgetown include Best Western Georgetown Corporate Center, Comfort Suites Georgetown, Country Inn & Suites, Country Inn & Suites, Econo Lodge of Georgetown, Georgetown Days Inn North of Lexington, Hampton Inn, Hotel Ivy Greater Lexington, Microtel Inn, Motel 6 Georgetown.
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