Latest Data (2017)
Population 6,380
Nationwide Rank 4123

Quick Facts

Abilene, Kansas is the 4,123rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Abilene, Kansas is a city.

Abilene, Kansas is currently 6.8% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Abilene, Kansas's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Abilene, Kansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4113 Purcell, Oklahoma 6,436 15.3%
4114 Willis, Texas 6,436 57.7%
4115 Bremen, Georgia 6,428 37.9%
4116 Gladewater, Texas 6,408 5.5%
4117 Belpre, Ohio 6,406 -3.5%
4118 Crescent City, California 6,399 -14.9%
4119 Prairie View, Texas 6,399 44.1%
4120 Kasson, Minnesota 6,387 41.6%
4121 Lynchburg, Moore County, Tennessee 6,384 10.7%
4122 De Soto, Missouri 6,381 -1.5%
4123 Abilene, Kansas 6,380 -2.6%
4124 Cold Spring, Kentucky 6,370 61.6%
4125 Cynthiana, Kentucky 6,370 0.4%
4126 Stone Mountain, Georgia 6,368 -11.1%
4127 St. John, Missouri 6,365 -7.2%
4128 California, Pennsylvania 6,364 20.8%
4129 Garrett, Indiana 6,364 8.6%
4130 Mulvane, Kansas 6,359 22.1%
4131 Hampstead, Maryland 6,357 23.9%
4132 Burnet, Texas 6,355 29.2%
4133 Iowa Park, Texas 6,355 -2.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2631 Ottawa 12,342 2.9%
2669 Winfield 12,104 -0.8%
2693 Lansing 11,947 23.5%
2708 Arkansas City 11,866 -0.8%
2812 Haysville 11,278 28.8%
2825 Merriam 11,212 1.8%
2925 Atchison 10,636 -0.3%
3120 Parsons 9,761 -14.9%
3167 Coffeyville 9,481 -14.0%
3180 Mission 9,409 -6.0%
3187 Augusta 9,389 10.4%
3253 Chanute 9,054 -3.6%
3347 Independence 8,729 -11.1%
3604 Bel Aire 7,914 30.4%
3633 Wellington 7,822 -9.6%
3638 Fort Scott 7,813 -5.8%
3651 Bonner Springs 7,784 14.8%
3670 Park City 7,729 24.2%
3812 Valley Center 7,300 30.1%
3978 Roeland Park 6,772 -5.9%
3986 Pratt 6,748 2.9%
4035 Spring Hill 6,618 125.4%
4123 Abilene 6,380 -2.6%
4130 Mulvane 6,359 22.1%
4148 Eudora 6,329 45.2%
4212 De Soto 6,107 32.7%
4254 Basehor 6,015 156.9%
4303 Ulysses 5,912 -0.7%
4432 Paola 5,580 10.4%
4494 Tonganoxie 5,444 94.7%
4532 Colby 5,361 -1.5%
4535 Iola 5,354 -15.0%
4666 Concordia 5,099 -10.3%
4867 Goddard 4,746 123.9%
4897 Wamego 4,703 10.3%
4930 Baldwin City 4,644 31.8%
4976 Maize 4,557 85.4%
5012 Edwardsville 4,498 7.2%
5022 Louisburg 4,487 70.0%
5037 Russell 4,463 -4.7%
5074 Goodland 4,411 -10.6%
5156 Osawatomie 4,298 -9.2%
5385 Clay Center 3,980 -12.7%
5386 Rose Hill 3,980 14.3%
5402 Baxter Springs 3,958 -13.6%
5403 Fairway 3,957 0.1%
5475 Larned 3,855 -8.6%
5478 Scott City 3,851 -1.0%
5493 Hugoton 3,831 3.6%
5532 Hesston 3,782 5.2%
5580 Beloit 3,710 -7.3%
5690 Mission Hills 3,573 -0.5%
5698 Lyons 3,565 -4.1%
5814 Frontenac 3,413 13.4%
5952 Marysville 3,271 -2.4%
5954 Lindsborg 3,268 -1.7%
5958 Holton 3,266 -2.4%
5972 Garnett 3,253 -3.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 6,380 4,123
2016 6,469 4,083
2015 6,558 4,027
2014 6,590 3,994
2013 6,665 3,945
2012 6,771 3,888
2011 6,810 3,862
2010 6,844 3,838
2009 6,268 4,016
2008 6,353 3,954
2007 6,272 3,972
2006 6,312 3,929
2005 6,312 3,911
2004 6,325 3,890
2003 6,385 3,845
2002 6,388 3,827
2001 6,446 3,789
2000 6,557 3,721
1990 6,350 3,459