Libraries in Kentucky

 

Libraries in Kentucky are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Kentucky library locations near you. Just choose a city from the list below or select a library on the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 59.72% of people who live in Kentucky use the libraries every year. About 48,719 Kentuckians visit the library every day of whom 12,059 use the provided public internet access computers and 3,609 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 94 Libraries
  • 1,167 Librarians
  • 3,717,484 Total Population
  • 2,220,039 Borrowers
  • 17,344,058 Visits
  • 57,088 Total Programs
  • $139,898,043 Cost To Run
  • 7,913,194 Books
  • 146,463 E-books
  • 542,938 Audio
  • 516,946 Videos
  • -188 Downloads
  • 3,383 Computers
  • 530,645 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
200399
200499
200599
200699
200799
200899
200994
201094
YearLibrarians
2003933
2004963
20051,039
20061,100
20071,145
20081,201
20091,207
20101,167
YearNumber of Books
20037,313,157
20047,476,371
20057,718,675
20067,850,290
20077,874,813
20087,919,512
20097,725,009
20107,913,194
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20061,931,409
20072,141,893
20082,089,005
20092,163,150
20102,220,039
YearComputers
20031,897
20041,945
20052,149
20062,349
20072,642
20082,973
20093,080
20103,383
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20063,754,230
20073,843,668
20084,181,037
20094,253,105
20104,293,107
YearPrograms
2003-
200442,655
200545,226
200649,903
200755,392
200856,677
200954,157
201057,088
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
2004988,014
20051,076,417
20061,173,642
20071,223,205
20081,310,045
20091,253,214
20101,284,770
YearCost to Run
200386,623,853
200494,547,241
2005103,689,062
2006112,534,576
2007128,888,102
2008138,524,232
2009132,322,816
2010139,898,043
YearNumber of Ebooks
2003-99
200458,300
200572,270
200682,660
200799,831
2008112,035
2009125,810
2010146,463
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003293,544
2004319,814
2005346,698
2006371,454
2007427,806
2008454,696
2009496,370
2010542,938
YearNumber of Videos
2003263,878
2004295,564
2005319,640
2006379,043
2007407,556
2008455,707
2009499,495
2010516,946
YearHours Open
2003529,795
2004530,306
2005541,985
2006550,854
2007559,689
2008557,911
2009533,211
2010530,645
YearPopulation
20033,679,546
20043,701,398
20053,725,763
20063,748,764
20073,776,627
20083,809,112
20093,630,983
20103,717,484