Latest Data (2018)
Population 29,662
Nationwide Rank 1288

Quick Facts

Kent, Ohio is the 1,288th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Kent, Ohio is a city.

Kent, Ohio is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Kent had its largest population ever.

Kent, Ohio's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Kent, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1278 Greenville, Mississippi 29,898 -27.7%
1279 Westfield, New Jersey 29,881 0.7%
1280 Rahway, New Jersey 29,880 12.6%
1281 Lawrenceville, Georgia 29,795 29.5%
1282 North Chicago, Illinois 29,770 -17.2%
1283 Cornelius, North Carolina 29,748 109.9%
1284 Suisun City, California 29,713 13.0%
1285 Seguin, Texas 29,700 25.0%
1286 Chamblee, Georgia 29,691 211.4%
1287 Parkersburg, West Virginia 29,675 -10.9%
1288 Kent, Ohio 29,662 5.3%
1289 Stockbridge, Georgia 29,638 168.6%
1290 Oak Park, Michigan 29,628 -8.4%
1291 Highland Park, Illinois 29,622 -2.3%
1292 O'Fallon, Illinois 29,584 32.8%
1293 Chicago Heights, Illinois 29,571 -9.7%
1294 Duluth, Georgia 29,527 28.1%
1295 East Palo Alto, California 29,519 -1.4%
1296 Eagle Pass, Texas 29,487 29.3%
1297 Atwater, California 29,479 26.6%
1298 Carlsbad, New Mexico 29,331 14.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Ohio

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
641 Springfield 59,282 -10.0%
695 Kettering 55,103 -4.4%
723 Elyria 53,881 -3.9%
773 Lakewood 50,100 -11.3%
774 Newark 50,029 7.9%
788 Cuyahoga Falls 49,272 -0.2%
797 Middletown 48,861 -5.3%
800 Dublin 48,647 53.6%
825 Beavercreek 47,391 23.4%
830 Mentor 47,273 -6.0%
834 Euclid 46,946 -10.7%
840 Mansfield 46,560 -9.9%
860 Strongsville 44,853 2.1%
872 Cleveland Heights 44,373 -12.4%
900 Fairfield 42,613 1.1%
924 Grove City 41,625 50.5%
934 Findlay 41,324 5.4%
955 Lancaster 40,414 13.8%
957 Westerville 40,387 13.8%
973 Delaware 39,930 54.2%
1011 Warren 38,382 -20.2%
1012 Reynoldsburg 38,278 18.9%
1018 Huber Heights 38,174 -0.1%
1048 Lima 36,862 -11.7%
1069 Hilliard 36,414 49.1%
1075 Marion 36,087 -3.2%
1093 Gahanna 35,551 9.2%
1095 Upper Arlington 35,522 5.5%
1107 Brunswick 34,897 4.0%
1108 Stow 34,857 7.4%
1142 North Ridgeville 33,889 51.1%
1149 Fairborn 33,658 6.8%
1152 Mason 33,586 49.3%
1187 Massillon 32,410 2.5%
1196 Westlake 32,233 1.4%
1216 North Olmsted 31,591 -7.3%
1218 Bowling Green 31,578 6.4%
1266 North Royalton 30,239 5.3%
1288 Kent 29,662 5.3%
1361 Garfield Heights 27,687 -9.7%
1380 Shaker Heights 27,302 -6.9%
1415 Xenia 26,783 10.1%
1424 Wooster 26,560 5.0%
1448 Troy 26,132 18.2%
1452 Barberton 26,072 -6.6%
1453 Medina 26,072 3.1%
1463 Green 25,783 12.4%
1487 Zanesville 25,364 -0.7%
1504 Riverside 25,151 -6.8%
1532 Sandusky 24,714 -11.1%
1534 Athens 24,688 15.5%
1560 Trotwood 24,435 -10.7%
1561 Avon Lake 24,391 32.8%
1567 Marysville 24,267 49.4%
1594 Wadsworth 23,781 27.8%
1595 Centerville 23,772 3.1%
1625 Avon 23,263 100.4%
1638 Willoughby 22,988 1.6%
1643 Solon 22,911 4.9%
1646 Oxford 22,885 4.1%
1677 Hudson 22,285 -0.9%
1679 Maple Heights 22,278 -14.6%
1713 Chillicothe 21,698 -2.0%
1720 Alliance 21,616 -6.8%
1722 Perrysburg 21,570 22.2%
1735 South Euclid 21,473 -8.5%
1746 Pickerington 21,201 111.4%
1747 Piqua 21,200 2.0%
1781 Lebanon 20,727 20.5%
1793 Sidney 20,516 0.8%
1800 Ashland 20,423 -3.8%
1808 Portsmouth 20,340 -2.5%
1821 Rocky River 20,135 -2.6%
1838 Parma Heights 19,955 -7.7%
1839 Miamisburg 19,941 1.9%
1842 Oregon 19,918 3.2%
1847 Painesville 19,881 12.7%
1849 Norwood 19,834 -8.1%
1897 Broadview Heights 19,202 19.9%
1906 Twinsburg 19,068 11.7%
1907 Sylvania 19,030 0.0%
1908 Whitehall 19,011 -0.9%
1924 Springboro 18,794 48.8%
1940 Forest Park 18,678 -3.7%
1941 Berea 18,655 -1.5%
1946 Mayfield Heights 18,606 -3.7%
1952 Brook Park 18,533 -12.4%
1963 Niles 18,325 -12.2%
1979 Eastlake 18,131 -10.3%
1986 Ashtabula 18,079 -13.5%
1999 Steubenville 17,864 -10.0%
2032 Tallmadge 17,582 6.9%
2039 Tiffin 17,546 -3.2%
2050 New Philadelphia 17,417 1.7%
2060 North Canton 17,277 3.2%
2073 East Cleveland 17,109 -36.9%
2087 Norwalk 16,923 1.8%
2107 Mount Vernon 16,701 6.0%
2108 Defiance 16,663 0.1%
2129 Streetsboro 16,503 33.6%
2154 Fairview Park 16,284 -7.1%
2160 Aurora 16,230 18.8%
2183 Fremont 16,034 -8.7%
2211 Pataskala 15,780 51.9%
2237 Middleburg Heights 15,540 0.0%
2256 Bay Village 15,295 -4.7%
2279 Vandalia 15,045 2.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 29,662 1,288
2017 29,915 1,267
2016 30,071 1,256
2015 29,810 1,260
2014 29,639 1,250
2013 32,345 1,143
2012 29,807 1,224
2011 28,896 1,251
2010 28,904 1,240
2009 27,915 1,255
2008 27,808 1,252
2007 27,974 1,224
2006 27,842 1,222
2005 28,246 1,195
2004 28,142 1,184
2003 28,352 1,163
2002 28,089 1,163
2001 28,220 1,145
2000 28,155 1,134
1990 28,852 966