Latest Data (2018)
Population 28,432
Nationwide Rank 1332

Quick Facts

Henderson, Kentucky is the 1,332nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Henderson, Kentucky is a city.

Henderson, Kentucky is currently 1.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Henderson, Kentucky's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Henderson, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1322 West Springfield Town, Massachusetts 28,747
1323 Northampton, Massachusetts 28,726 -0.8%
1324 Rexburg, Idaho 28,687 61.2%
1325 Bella Vista, Arkansas 28,661 80.9%
1326 Burton, Michigan 28,652 -5.6%
1327 Englewood, New Jersey 28,624 9.2%
1328 Aberdeen, South Dakota 28,562 13.4%
1329 Burbank, Illinois 28,534 2.2%
1330 Schererville, Indiana 28,501 14.1%
1331 Granite City, Illinois 28,476 -10.7%
1332 Henderson, Kentucky 28,432 3.5%
1333 Eagle, Idaho 28,363 127.7%
1334 Williamsport, Pennsylvania 28,348 -7.4%
1335 Benicia, California 28,306 4.9%
1336 Monterey, California 28,289 -4.8%
1337 Jacksonville, Arkansas 28,287 -5.8%
1338 Enterprise, Alabama 28,269 33.5%
1339 Greenville, Texas 28,263 17.6%
1340 Melrose, Massachusetts 28,193 3.7%
1341 Newburgh, New York 28,164 -0.7%
1342 Big Spring, Texas 28,162 12.2%

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 28,432 1,332
2017 28,657 1,317
2016 28,841 1,295
2015 28,890 1,291
2014 28,900 1,282
2013 28,832 1,274
2012 28,911 1,262
2011 28,850 1,253
2010 28,757 1,246
2009 27,952 1,253
2008 27,881 1,246
2007 27,637 1,244
2006 27,557 1,235
2005 27,428 1,226
2004 27,392 1,211
2003 27,399 1,202
2002 27,435 1,190
2001 27,385 1,184
2000 27,451 1,166
1990 26,143 1,075