Latest Data (2014)
Population 5,899
Nationwide Rank 4272

Quick Facts

Central City, Kentucky is the 4,272nd largest city in the United States as of 2014.

Central City, Kentucky is a city.

Central City, Kentucky is currently 1.3% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Central City, Kentucky's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Central City, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2014
4266 Crafton, Pennsylvania -11.6%
4267 Du Quoin, Illinois -8.5%
4268 Charleston, Missouri 25.5%
4269 Cherryville, North Carolina 6.7%
4270 Wesley Hills, New York 21.1%
4271 Norwood, Pennsylvania -1.3%
4272 Central City, Kentucky 0.2%
4273 Spring Hill, Kansas 100.8%
4274 Brookville, Ohio 9.7%
4275 Gretna, Nebraska 97.9%
4276 Mount Zion, Illinois 20.6%
4277 Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania -5.9%
4278 Beardstown, Illinois 1.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2014 5,899 4,272
2013 5,902 4,255
2012 5,912 4,227
2011 5,941 4,202
2010 5,978 4,169
2009 5,680 4,259
2008 5,682 4,241
2007 5,728 4,195
2006 5,729 4,186
2005 5,735 4,150
2004 5,754 4,125
2003 5,762 4,099
2002 5,788 4,060
2001 5,835 4,023
2000 5,883 3,989
1990 5,080 4,037