Latest Data (2018)
Population 27,679
Nationwide Rank 1363

Quick Facts

Frankfort, Kentucky is the 1,363rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Frankfort, Kentucky is a city.

Frankfort, Kentucky is currently 0.3% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Frankfort, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1353 Harrison, New York 27,896 15.2%
1354 Windsor, California 27,849 20.7%
1355 Middletown, New York 27,815 9.6%
1356 Kirkwood, Missouri 27,758 1.4%
1357 Converse, Texas 27,742 138.9%
1358 Fridley, Minnesota 27,742 0.9%
1359 Rockledge, Florida 27,715 35.9%
1360 Slidell, Louisiana 27,711 7.8%
1361 Garfield Heights, Ohio 27,687 -9.7%
1362 Washington, Utah 27,686 232.7%
1363 Frankfort, Kentucky 27,679 -0.3%
1364 Lansing, Illinois 27,657 -2.2%
1365 Millville, New Jersey 27,633 3.0%
1366 Tualatin, Oregon 27,602 20.3%
1367 Yukon, Oklahoma 27,534 30.7%
1368 Lake Jackson, Texas 27,533 0.0%
1369 Monroeville, Pennsylvania 27,529 -5.9%
1370 Bergenfield, New Jersey 27,479 4.7%
1371 Bixby, Oklahoma 27,454 102.8%
1372 Morrisville, North Carolina 27,453 393.0%
1373 Imperial Beach, California 27,447 1.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
958 Covington 40,366 -6.0%
1082 Richmond 35,894 29.5%
1120 Georgetown 34,395 85.6%
1184 Florence 32,479 36.8%
1233 Hopkinsville 31,026 2.8%
1241 Nicholasville 30,829 47.9%
1269 Elizabethtown 30,157 33.3%
1332 Henderson 28,432 3.5%
1343 Independence 28,109 85.1%
1349 Jeffersontown 27,997 5.5%
1363 Frankfort 27,679 -0.3%
1520 Paducah 24,850 -5.4%
1640 Radcliff 22,952 3.9%
1802 Ashland 20,382 -6.9%
1888 Murray 19,348 26.8%
1912 Erlanger 18,946 13.4%
1923 Madisonville 18,833 -2.5%
1949 Winchester 18,577 11.0%
1974 St. Matthews 18,199 5.1%
2093 Danville 16,804 8.5%
2144 Fort Thomas 16,364 -0.6%
2159 Shelbyville 16,246 59.2%
2209 Berea 15,787 39.3%
2210 Shively 15,781 5.9%
2282 Newport 15,020 -11.7%
2315 Mount Washington 14,705 68.8%
2342 Glasgow 14,424 9.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 27,679 1,363
2017 27,621 1,359
2016 27,885 1,343
2015 27,830 1,341
2014 27,557 1,343
2013 27,453 1,337
2012 27,590 1,316
2011 27,357 1,315
2010 25,527 1,396
2009 27,382 1,281
2008 27,386 1,265
2007 27,135 1,272
2006 27,196 1,252
2005 27,294 1,234
2004 27,382 1,212
2003 27,408 1,201
2002 27,626 1,183
2001 27,737 1,168
2000 27,775 1,151
1990 26,967 1,036