Today, the City of Danville, which is the county seat of Boyle County
, is a thriving community of 16,292 on the southern edge of Kentucky's famed Bluegrass Region. The City is blessed with an abundant water supply, highly efficient roads and infrastructure, and a well-educated workforce.
Danville, which is located 35 miles southwest of Lexington, covers an area of approximately 15.09 square miles.
Danville is the home of Centre College
. Founded in 1819, Centre is one of the most prestigious small liberal arts colleges in America.