Latest Data (2016)
Population 26,990
Nationwide Rank 1384

Quick Facts

Key West, Florida is the 1,384th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Key West, Florida is a city.

Key West, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Key West had its largest population ever.

Key West, Florida's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Key West, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
1374 Gladstone, Missouri 27,114 2.7%
1375 Bristol, Tennessee 27,109 6.6%
1376 Belmont, California 27,081 7.9%
1377 Lindenhurst, New York 27,074 -2.7%
1378 Rockledge, Florida 27,068 32.8%
1379 Casselberry, Florida 27,053 10.5%
1380 Horn Lake, Mississippi 27,042 34.1%
1381 Thomasville, North Carolina 27,030 10.2%
1382 Independence, Kentucky 27,024 78.0%
1383 Wooster, Ohio 27,023 6.8%
1384 Key West, Florida 26,990 6.1%
1385 New London, Connecticut 26,984 3.0%
1386 Easton, Pennsylvania 26,978 2.8%
1387 East St. Louis, Illinois 26,922 -14.6%
1388 Saratoga Springs, Utah 26,887 2040.6%
1389 Paramus, New Jersey 26,880 4.3%
1390 Alton, Illinois 26,861 -11.8%
1391 Lemon Grove, California 26,860 7.6%
1392 West Linn, Oregon 26,859 19.6%
1393 Auburn, New York 26,821 -5.8%
1394 Zionsville, Indiana 26,784 154.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
703 Pensacola 53,779 -4.1%
704 Palm Beach Gardens 53,778 48.1%
732 Pinellas Park 52,137 10.5%
750 Coral Gables 50,815 18.9%
765 Apopka 49,458 77.8%
800 St. Cloud 47,809 117.6%
829 Titusville 46,019 12.2%
836 Fort Pierce 45,295 12.4%
842 Ocoee 44,820 80.6%
844 Cutler Bay 44,707 47.5%
852 Oakland Park 44,326 5.2%
858 North Miami Beach 43,891 5.1%
864 North Lauderdale 43,699 13.2%
866 Altamonte Springs 43,492 5.3%
896 Ormond Beach 42,162 15.3%
902 Winter Garden 41,988 170.0%
946 Greenacres 40,013 40.2%
960 Hallandale Beach 39,500 14.9%
968 Oviedo 39,337 48.7%
977 Winter Haven 38,953 42.0%
1000 Plant City 38,200 26.4%
1006 Royal Palm Beach 38,006 72.9%
1010 Lake Worth 37,812 6.1%
1014 Aventura 37,724 49.3%
1018 Panama City 37,635 2.2%
1048 Dunedin 36,381 0.3%
1075 Winter Springs 35,599 14.3%
1078 Cooper City 35,405 24.5%
1095 Lauderdale Lakes 34,790 11.3%
1112 Riviera Beach 34,244 14.5%
1131 Clermont 33,549 221.4%
1181 Estero 32,140
1195 DeLand 31,569
1198 Parkland 31,507 119.2%
1202 Dania Beach 31,422 14.8%
1223 Miami Lakes 30,873 36.2%
1252 Winter Park 30,208 8.3%
1378 Rockledge 27,068 32.8%
1379 Casselberry 27,053 10.5%
1384 Key West 26,990 6.1%
1404 Temple Terrace 26,515 21.2%
1444 New Smyrna Beach 25,796 25.3%
1504 Tarpon Springs 24,867 16.2%
1511 Sebastian 24,772 52.5%
1523 Palmetto Bay 24,570 3.1%
1556 Palm Springs 24,051 46.5%
1567 Hialeah Gardens 23,837 23.4%
1582 Crestview 23,567 57.3%
1584 Haines City 23,454 61.1%
1591 Jacksonville Beach 23,387 11.3%
1648 Venice 22,465 21.5%
1652 Leesburg 22,419 35.8%
1666 Sunny Isles Beach 22,086 44.2%
1668 Edgewater 22,077 16.8%
1674 Fort Walton Beach 21,971 9.7%
1681 Naples 21,845 1.5%
1715 West Melbourne 21,293 107.2%
1746 Lynn Haven 20,850 66.7%
1752 Eustis 20,768 30.0%
1757 Sweetwater 20,701 45.6%
1781 DeBary 20,394 30.7%
1844 Bartow 19,499 23.9%
1847 Pinecrest 19,444 2.0%
1878 Belle Glade 19,130 11.6%
1909 Punta Gorda 18,796 29.4%
1950 Seminole 18,334 -1.7%
1967 Cocoa 18,102 5.9%
1992 Marco Island 17,847 19.3%
2009 Safety Harbor 17,606 1.4%
2017 Maitland 17,519 20.7%
2075 Vero Beach 16,751 -5.2%
2090 Stuart 16,623 13.4%
2112 Opa-locka 16,457 10.1%
2143 Lake Mary 16,198 39.7%
2144 New Port Richey 16,167 0.8%
2168 Tavares 15,922 55.3%
2176 Lake Wales 15,860 42.4%
2205 Auburndale 15,540 30.6%
2234 Callaway 15,269 6.6%
2250 West Park 15,112 6.2%
2261 Longwood 15,011 8.3%
2262 Lady Lake 14,974 24.2%
2263 Niceville 14,974 26.4%
2273 Zephyrhills 14,907 31.5%
2322 Miami Springs 14,431 5.4%
2327 Oldsmar 14,397 16.5%
2341 St. Augustine 14,280 21.3%
2397 Mount Dora 13,818 36.5%
2420 Destin 13,654 21.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 26,990 1,384
2015 25,755 1,433
2014 25,704 1,423
2013 25,550 1,422
2012 25,057 1,443
2011 24,840 1,446
2010 24,649 1,450
2009 22,463 1,552
2008 22,565 1,536
2007 22,702 1,510
2006 22,999 1,474
2005 23,813 1,409
2004 24,518 1,363
2003 24,979 1,319
2002 25,147 1,304
2001 25,236 1,278
2000 25,431 1,263
1990 24,940 1,116