Latest Data (2015)
Population 40,997
Nationwide Rank 915

Quick Facts

Covington, Kentucky is the 915th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Covington, Kentucky is a city.

Covington, Kentucky is currently 6.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Covington, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
909 Cedar Falls, Iowa 13.9%
910 Beverly, Massachusetts 3.3%
911 Coppell, Texas 12.5%
912 Findlay, Ohio 4.9%
913 Campbell, California 5.6%
914 Mankato, Minnesota 25.9%
915 Covington, Kentucky -4.6%
916 Peachtree Corners, Georgia
917 Ormond Beach, Florida 12.1%
918 Huntsville, Texas 16.4%
919 Sumter, South Carolina 0.4%
920 Quincy, Illinois 0.2%
921 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania -5.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 40,997 915
2014 40,944 907
2013 40,956 894
2012 40,713 891
2011 40,578 889
2010 40,640 884
2009 43,082 815
2008 42,925 808
2007 42,747 799
2006 42,496 794
2005 42,364 791
2004 42,613 782
2003 42,816 770
2002 42,800 765
2001 42,999 751
2000 42,986 741
1990 43,635 615
1900 42,938 86
1890 37,371 82
1880 29,720 65
1870 24,505 53
1860 16,471 56
1850 9,408 70