Latest Data (2017)
Population 157
Nationwide Rank 17371

Quick Facts

Columbus, Kentucky is the 17,371st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Columbus, Kentucky is a city.

Columbus, Kentucky is currently 36.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Columbus, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17361 Monroe, South Dakota 158 -3.0%
17362 Randolph, Kansas 158 -10.2%
17363 Ruby, Alaska 158 -15.9%
17364 Sedgwick, Arkansas 158 -26.1%
17365 Sparta, Ohio 158 -17.7%
17366 St. Louis, Oklahoma 158 -23.3%
17367 Swaledale, Iowa 158 -9.7%
17368 Amesville, Ohio 157 -15.1%
17369 Coaldale, Pennsylvania 157 7.5%
17370 Coleta, Illinois 157 1.2%
17371 Columbus, Kentucky 157 -31.1%
17372 Cordova, South Carolina 157 1.2%
17373 Elmo, Missouri 157 -5.4%
17374 Gene Autry, Oklahoma 157 -6.5%
17375 Lima, Illinois 157 -7.1%
17376 Manter, Kansas 157 -11.7%
17377 Midvale, Idaho 157 -26.6%
17378 Oakland Acres, Iowa 157 -4.8%
17379 Papineau, Illinois 157 -19.8%
17380 Pax, West Virginia 157 -9.7%
17381 Republican City, Nebraska 157 -24.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
15190 Ghent 313 -15.6%
15273 Goose Creek 307 14.5%
15283 Vicco 307 -2.8%
15309 Arlington 304 -22.8%
15372 Waverly 299 1.0%
15374 Bradfordsville 298 -1.9%
15393 Spring Mill 297 -12.3%
15506 Smithland 289 -27.9%
15553 Willisburg 285 -18.5%
15576 Broeck Pointe 282 -4.0%
15716 St. Charles 271 -12.2%
15725 Sparta 270 31.0%
15727 Wildwood 270 9.3%
15765 Rockport 267 -20.0%
15841 Berry 261 -15.8%
15843 Bonnieville 261 -26.4%
15871 Ewing 259 -6.1%
16024 Dover 248 -21.5%
16156 Warfield 239 -15.8%
16197 Manor Creek 235 104.3%
16199 Sanders 235 -4.4%
16204 Woodlawn 235 -11.9%
16235 Crossgate 232 -7.5%
16259 Nebo 231 5.0%
16266 Corinth 230 26.3%
16293 Oakland 228 -12.3%
16356 Lakeview Heights 224 9.2%
16357 Mackville 224 8.7%
16458 Livingston 218 -4.3%
16471 Mentor 217 24.0%
16550 Fountain Run 211 -13.5%
16642 Slaughters 205 -13.8%
16758 Glenview Manor 198 10.6%
16839 Bremen 192 -47.3%
16902 Thornhill 188 12.5%
16947 Maryhill Estates 185 5.7%
16987 Worthville 183 -14.8%
16989 Cambridge 182 4.0%
16997 South Carrollton 182 -1.0%
17062 Allen 177 18.0%
17148 Mockingbird Valley 172 0.5%
17236 Sycamore 166 14.4%
17276 Prestonville 163 -1.2%
17304 LaFayette 161 -17.0%
17371 Columbus 157 -31.1%
17449 Lincolnshire 153 -0.6%
17458 Buckhorn 152 2.0%
17469 Rochester 152 -18.2%
17472 Wheatcroft 152 -12.1%
17515 Blackey 149 -1.9%
17516 Germantown 149 8.7%
17550 Hills and Dales 147 9.7%
17596 Ekron 144 -15.7%
17640 Fairview 141 -9.6%
17645 Meadowbrook Farm 141 -4.0%
17710 Raywick 137 -4.8%
17781 Monterey 133 -20.3%
17904 Booneville 126 -18.7%
18026 Fairfield 119 65.2%
18042 Hickory Hill 118 -18.0%
18171 Smithfield 110 7.8%
18199 Kenton Vale 108 -30.7%
18231 Ten Broeck 107 -15.0%
18332 Sardis 101 -44.1%
18483 California 91 5.8%
18523 Woodbury 90 3.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 157 17,371
2016 160 17,345
2015 160 17,361
2014 164 17,297
2013 166 17,272
2012 165 17,298
2011 167 17,270
2010 170 17,233
2008 212 16,644
2007 213 16,640
2006 215 16,618
2005 218 16,581
2004 220 16,571
2003 224 16,526
2002 227 16,503
2001 228 16,503
2000 228 16,510
1990 247 15,999