Latest Data (2018)
Population 6,831
Nationwide Rank 3966

Quick Facts

Leitchfield, Kentucky is the 3,966th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Leitchfield, Kentucky is a city.

Leitchfield, Kentucky is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Leitchfield had its largest population ever.

Leitchfield, Kentucky's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Leitchfield, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3956 Carbondale, Colorado 6,879 30.2%
3957 King, North Carolina 6,877 14.0%
3958 Noble, Oklahoma 6,874 30.2%
3959 Amory, Mississippi 6,871 -9.4%
3960 Milford, Ohio 6,860 8.7%
3961 Greenbrier, Tennessee 6,839 36.3%
3962 Idabel, Oklahoma 6,838 -2.8%
3963 Robertsdale, Alabama 6,838 79.0%
3964 Kosciusko, Mississippi 6,837 -7.1%
3965 Youngtown, Arizona 6,836 126.3%
3966 Leitchfield, Kentucky 6,831 9.5%
3967 Nappanee, Indiana 6,831 1.3%
3968 Kirtland, Ohio 6,827 1.8%
3969 Loomis, California 6,823 9.1%
3970 Taneytown, Maryland 6,816 32.9%
3971 Eldridge, Iowa 6,813 61.4%
3972 St. Albans, Vermont 6,813 -10.9%
3973 Fircrest, Washington 6,810 15.7%
3974 Cortland, Ohio 6,809 0.3%
3975 Valley Park, Missouri 6,808 4.5%
3976 Crescent City, California 6,805 -9.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2514 Bardstown 13,164 21.8%
2630 Shepherdsville 12,383 45.4%
2791 Somerset 11,486 0.6%
2793 Lyndon 11,483 13.7%
2794 Lawrenceburg 11,479 25.2%
2806 Campbellsville 11,411 9.0%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 6,831 3,966
2017 6,889 3,940
2016 6,874 3,925
2015 6,873 3,907
2014 6,872 3,897
2013 6,827 3,887
2012 6,790 3,882
2011 6,774 3,873
2010 6,699 3,891
2009 6,537 3,896
2008 6,508 3,894
2007 6,471 3,885
2006 6,437 3,877
2005 6,418 3,859
2004 6,377 3,857
2003 6,311 3,877
2002 6,225 3,893
2001 6,225 3,870
2000 6,233 3,848
1990 5,435 3,837