Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,677
Nationwide Rank 6586

Quick Facts

Dawson Springs, Kentucky is the 6,586th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Dawson Springs, Kentucky is a city.

Dawson Springs, Kentucky is currently 15.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Dawson Springs, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6576 Juneau, Wisconsin 2,680 7.9%
6577 Loris, South Carolina 2,680 28.7%
6578 Troutman, North Carolina 2,680 51.7%
6579 Green Forest, Arkansas 2,679 -3.5%
6580 Hayti, Missouri 2,679 -16.4%
6581 Clifton, Tennessee 2,678 -0.6%
6582 Strasburg, Ohio 2,678 15.5%
6583 Sylva, North Carolina 2,678 9.9%
6584 West Wyoming, Pennsylvania 2,678 -5.1%
6585 Beach City, Texas 2,677 61.4%
6586 Dawson Springs, Kentucky 2,677 -9.9%
6587 Bloomfield, Iowa 2,676 2.8%
6588 Coxsackie, New York 2,676 -7.4%
6589 Pawnee, Illinois 2,676 1.3%
6590 Dupont, Pennsylvania 2,675 -1.3%
6591 Thunderbolt, Georgia 2,675 5.9%
6592 Lisbon, Ohio 2,673 -14.6%
6593 New Richmond, Ohio 2,672 20.1%
6594 Reynoldsville, Pennsylvania 2,672 -1.1%
6595 Potterville, Michigan 2,671 22.8%
6596 Ruleville, Mississippi 2,671 -17.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4576 Williamsburg 5,280 6.7%
4675 Hazard 5,090 4.7%
4730 Crestwood 4,982 90.2%
4766 Prospect 4,923 6.4%
4798 Columbia 4,881 10.6%
5006 Ludlow 4,507 2.3%
5011 Benton 4,499 3.5%
5043 Scottsville 4,447 2.8%
5083 Hurstbourne 4,403 13.5%
5176 Greenville 4,269 -2.6%
5306 Paintsville 4,082 -0.9%
5335 Crescent Springs 4,039 2.3%
5364 Grayson 3,999 2.9%
5390 Walton 3,974 59.2%
5419 Williamstown 3,931 20.8%
5452 Southgate 3,892 12.0%
5459 Crittenden 3,876 50.9%
5472 Lancaster 3,860 0.7%
5490 Carrollton 3,834 -0.1%
5638 Stanford 3,628 5.8%
5683 Beaver Dam 3,577 16.2%
5771 Morganfield 3,466 -0.3%
5792 Prestonsburg 3,438 -10.9%
5876 Crestview Hills 3,338 14.1%
5881 West Liberty 3,336 2.6%
5997 Russell 3,226 -11.2%
5999 Hodgenville 3,225 11.5%
6105 Springfield 3,119 14.0%
6121 Barbourville 3,104 -13.4%
6169 Wilder 3,064 17.0%
6210 Providence 3,017 -16.3%
6239 Indian Hills 2,987 3.0%
6246 Park Hills 2,983 0.3%
6260 Graymoor-Devondale 2,967 3.7%
6289 Marion 2,930 -8.5%
6338 Pioneer Village 2,888 13.9%
6389 Brandenburg 2,832 37.0%
6395 Flemingsburg 2,827 8.8%
6400 Simpsonville 2,822 116.7%
6492 Lakeside Park 2,745 -4.2%
6511 Hartford 2,733 6.4%
6586 Dawson Springs 2,677 -9.9%
6621 Stanton 2,654 -12.6%
6633 Cadiz 2,633 10.9%
6708 Eminence 2,569 14.6%
6709 Russell Springs 2,569 18.4%
6712 Eddyville 2,567 9.0%
6770 Calvert City 2,521 -6.8%
6828 Windy Hills 2,477 0.7%
6870 Mount Vernon 2,446 -5.8%
6883 Anchorage 2,435 4.3%
6890 Morgantown 2,428 -4.5%
6912 Louisa 2,412 19.8%
6914 Cave City 2,411 27.2%
6985 Horse Cave 2,359 4.4%
6993 Raceland 2,354 -7.6%
7002 Irvine 2,348 -17.2%
7041 Hardinsburg 2,322 -0.9%
7092 Junction City 2,294 4.1%
7125 Tompkinsville 2,277 -14.2%
7204 Dry Ridge 2,219 6.8%
7219 Fulton 2,207 -19.9%
7263 Hickman 2,180 -14.2%
7365 Falmouth 2,114 2.2%
7370 Liberty 2,113 14.2%
7376 Elkton 2,111 6.7%
7380 Greensburg 2,108 -12.2%
7497 Jackson 2,052 -19.4%
7558 Albany 2,020 -9.0%
7578 Jenkins 2,011 -15.9%
7604 Cumberland 1,998 -22.8%
7668 Carlisle 1,963 -7.7%
7718 Lebanon Junction 1,939 7.3%
7772 Whitesburg 1,914 19.4%
7796 Hurstbourne Acres 1,897 24.6%
7935 Sturgis 1,833 -10.4%
7976 Midway 1,811 11.3%
8023 Jamestown 1,791 9.4%
8048 Catlettsburg 1,778 -7.9%
8097 Salyersville 1,761 10.0%
8117 Orchard Grass Hills 1,748 31.5%
8131 Jeffersonville 1,742 14.8%
8161 Pineville 1,734 -16.9%
8221 Lewisport 1,706 3.8%
8256 Warsaw 1,692 -8.7%
8345 Munfordville 1,646 5.0%
8489 Edmonton 1,585 -1.6%
8510 Olive Hill 1,577 -12.8%
8525 Owingsville 1,567 -0.1%
8543 Worthington Hills 1,558 -2.5%
8553 Pewee Valley 1,554 7.3%
8561 Harlan 1,551 -24.7%
8585 Sebree 1,543 -1.0%
8590 Owenton 1,541 10.9%
8611 Worthington 1,530 -8.2%
8617 Coal Run Village 1,526 124.7%
8658 St. Regis Park 1,510 -0.7%
8685 Audubon Park 1,501 -2.8%
8744 Burkesville 1,481 -15.6%
8929 Vanceburg 1,410 -19.0%
8994 Guthrie 1,391 -4.9%
9052 Auburn 1,373 -5.1%
9084 Beechwood Village 1,363 16.1%
9102 Manchester 1,355 -34.8%
9103 Earlington 1,354 -17.5%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,677 6,586
2016 2,719 6,524
2015 2,737 6,489
2014 2,744 6,463
2013 2,754 6,444
2012 2,755 6,424
2011 2,764 6,405
2010 2,764 6,401
2009 2,884 6,183
2008 2,901 6,148
2007 2,902 6,134
2006 2,909 6,092
2005 2,919 6,060
2004 2,943 6,011
2003 2,954 5,987
2002 2,953 5,970
2001 2,949 5,962
2000 2,974 5,922
1990 3,170 5,352