Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,507
Nationwide Rank 4480

Quick Facts

Dayton, Kentucky is the 4,480th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Dayton, Kentucky is a city.

Dayton, Kentucky is currently 15.0% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Dayton, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 84% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Dayton, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4470 Tonganoxie, Kansas 5,524 97.5%
4471 Byron, Minnesota 5,523 55.7%
4472 Dos Palos, California 5,520 25.6%
4473 Berryville, Arkansas 5,519 21.8%
4474 Waterville, Ohio 5,517 8.8%
4475 Atlanta, Texas 5,515 -4.2%
4476 Swartz Creek, Michigan 5,511 7.6%
4477 Woodside, California 5,510 0.0%
4478 Wellston, Ohio 5,508 -9.0%
4479 Anamosa, Iowa 5,507 0.0%
4480 Dayton, Kentucky 5,507 -7.5%
4481 Coraopolis, Pennsylvania 5,505 -9.8%
4482 Germantown, Ohio 5,504 12.1%
4483 Beardstown, Illinois 5,502 -5.0%
4484 Preston, Idaho 5,501 17.2%
4485 Winston, Oregon 5,499 15.6%
4486 Buckhannon, West Virginia 5,493 -5.0%
4487 Brookshire, Texas 5,489 58.9%
4488 Creswell, Oregon 5,489 49.6%
4489 Chadron, Nebraska 5,488 -2.4%
4490 Breckenridge, Texas 5,487 -6.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3105 Mayfield 9,874 -4.6%
3107 Paris 9,872 7.4%
3167 Alexandria 9,549 11.7%
3209 Middlesborough 9,326 -10.0%
3213 Versailles 9,316 17.8%
3245 Hillview 9,148 29.9%
3287 Franklin 8,969 10.1%
3290 La Grange 8,965 56.9%
3341 Maysville 8,779 -2.1%
3357 Edgewood 8,733 -6.9%
3383 Elsmere 8,642 5.9%
3422 Harrodsburg 8,492 4.0%
3513 Fort Mitchell 8,242 2.0%
3582 London 8,043 7.9%
3625 Middletown 7,915 35.6%
3718 Morehead 7,634 0.4%
3772 Villa Hills 7,448 -6.1%
3793 Oak Grove 7,376 3.9%
3826 Mount Sterling 7,278 18.7%
3834 Corbin 7,261 -7.9%
3885 Highland Heights 7,103 4.1%
3895 Flatwoods 7,082 -5.6%
3905 Russellville 7,057 -1.3%
3966 Leitchfield 6,831 9.5%
3981 Taylor Mill 6,792 -7.3%
4045 Pikeville 6,638 2.3%
4110 Cold Spring 6,446 63.5%
4121 Wilmore 6,423 8.8%
4145 Cynthiana 6,362 0.3%
4167 Vine Grove 6,310 51.5%
4225 Princeton 6,131 -6.0%
4259 Monticello 6,034 0.8%
4292 Union 5,930 102.8%
4369 Bellevue 5,772 -10.7%
4379 Central City 5,754 -2.1%
4388 Fort Wright 5,737 0.9%
4392 Douglass Hills 5,730 3.2%
4401 Lebanon 5,698 -3.4%
4480 Dayton 5,507 -7.5%
4586 Williamsburg 5,281 6.7%
4711 Crestwood 5,039 92.4%
4731 Hazard 4,997 2.7%
4774 Prospect 4,925 6.4%
4949 Columbia 4,636 5.1%
5025 Ludlow 4,500 2.2%
5033 Scottsville 4,488 3.7%
5050 Benton 4,469 2.8%
5096 Hurstbourne 4,403 13.5%
5210 Greenville 4,252 -3.0%
5337 Crescent Springs 4,056 2.7%
5355 Paintsville 4,037 -2.0%
5384 Walton 3,995 60.0%
5426 Grayson 3,944 1.5%
5427 Williamstown 3,944 21.2%
5428 Southgate 3,942 13.5%
5458 Crittenden 3,899 51.8%
5485 Lancaster 3,856 0.6%
5507 Carrollton 3,830 -0.2%
5611 Stanford 3,686 7.5%
5689 Beaver Dam 3,589 16.6%
5694 Prestonsburg 3,583 -7.2%
5735 West Liberty 3,532 8.7%
5842 Morganfield 3,401 -2.2%
5947 Crestview Hills 3,280 12.1%
5981 Russell 3,245 -10.7%
5989 Hodgenville 3,238 12.0%
6141 Barbourville 3,099 -13.5%
6169 Wilder 3,070 17.2%
6202 Providence 3,038 -15.7%
6251 Indian Hills 2,985 2.9%
6259 Park Hills 2,981 0.3%
6273 Graymoor-Devondale 2,965 3.6%
6285 Springfield 2,946 7.7%
6306 Pioneer Village 2,919 15.1%
6334 Simpsonville 2,892 122.1%
6350 Brandenburg 2,878 39.2%
6355 Marion 2,872 -10.3%
6421 Flemingsburg 2,806 8.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,507 4,480
2017 5,449 4,489
2016 5,413 4,496
2015 5,433 4,478
2014 5,427 4,460
2013 5,372 4,482
2012 5,363 4,473
2011 5,368 4,470
2010 5,338 4,469
2009 5,469 4,353
2008 5,453 4,338
2007 5,478 4,307
2006 5,496 4,280
2005 5,540 4,229
2004 5,609 4,180
2003 5,718 4,120
2002 5,814 4,051
2001 5,899 3,995
2000 5,956 3,962
1990 6,478 3,419