Latest Data (2017)
Population 3,098
Nationwide Rank 6128

Quick Facts

Licking, Missouri is the 6,128th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Licking, Missouri is a city.

Licking, Missouri is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Licking, Missouri is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 98% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6118 Dadeville, Alabama 3,106 -3.1%
6119 Greenwood Lake, New York 3,106 -9.0%
6120 Hogansville, Georgia 3,105 12.1%
6121 Barbourville, Kentucky 3,104 -13.4%
6122 Chattahoochee, Florida 3,104 -5.4%
6123 Wallburg, North Carolina 3,104 8.0%
6124 Mansfield, Pennsylvania 3,102 -9.1%
6125 Olney, Texas 3,102 -8.3%
6126 Brazoria, Texas 3,099 7.9%
6127 Jones, Oklahoma 3,098 22.9%
6128 Licking, Missouri 3,098 110.0%
6129 Columbus, Kansas 3,096 -8.6%
6130 Kingstree, South Carolina 3,096 -14.0%
6131 Orchard City, Colorado 3,096 7.0%
6132 Elma, Washington 3,092 -0.6%
6133 Atoka, Oklahoma 3,091 3.7%
6134 Benson, Minnesota 3,091 -8.7%
6135 Annetta, Texas 3,090 177.3%
6136 Emmitsburg, Maryland 3,090 37.6%
6137 Pine City, Minnesota 3,090 0.1%
6138 Carrollton, Ohio 3,089 -3.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4201 Battlefield 6,138 146.5%
4206 Shrewsbury 6,123 -7.7%
4317 Glendale 5,886 2.1%
4335 Pevely 5,837 52.4%
4339 Trenton 5,824 -6.2%
4359 St. Robert 5,773 99.2%
4368 Greenwood 5,742 43.9%
4385 Caruthersville 5,702 -15.4%
4404 Richmond 5,655 -7.6%
4418 Charleston 5,636 19.7%
4434 Weldon Spring 5,578 4.8%
4447 Bowling Green 5,545 7.4%
4502 Willard 5,426 66.8%
4523 Macon 5,382 -2.7%
4590 Cottleville 5,253 156.9%
4601 Waynesville 5,230 46.2%
4613 Odessa 5,199 7.2%
4620 Savannah 5,186 8.1%
4651 Peculiar 5,118 85.4%
4733 Dellwood 4,980 -5.0%
4752 Platte City 4,944 26.6%
4772 Salem 4,916 -1.3%
4783 Normandy 4,900 -6.4%
4792 Desloge 4,886 0.3%
4869 Crystal City 4,740 10.7%
4895 St. Clair 4,704 5.8%
4910 Mountain Grove 4,676 2.7%
4940 Breckenridge Hills 4,628 -3.7%
4941 Higginsville 4,628 -1.5%
4942 Eldon 4,623 -5.5%
4954 Rock Hill 4,603 -3.2%
4981 Lexington 4,555 -4.4%
4984 Osage Beach 4,553 21.9%
4991 Hollister 4,541 17.0%
4997 Mount Vernon 4,529 11.7%
5008 North Kansas City 4,505 -4.3%
5015 Scott City 4,496 -2.0%
5048 Ste. Genevieve 4,440 -1.7%
5075 California 4,410 8.8%
5132 Lamar 4,330 -2.6%
5134 Brookfield 4,321 -9.0%
5207 Centralia 4,227 11.9%
5241 Vandalia 4,172 6.0%
5274 Northwoods 4,127 -10.9%
5309 St. James 4,079 9.1%
5325 Camdenton 4,059 38.5%
5329 Butler 4,048 -4.4%
5339 Woodson Terrace 4,036 -3.6%
5344 Fenton 4,030 -7.5%
5354 Fredericktown 4,009 2.1%
5374 Herculaneum 3,987 39.7%
5381 Malden 3,983 -16.7%
5421 Ashland 3,927 72.9%
5494 Holts Summit 3,830 29.9%
5592 Wright City 3,691 115.0%
5623 Rogersville 3,649 128.9%
5665 Palmyra 3,600 3.7%
5676 Frontenac 3,581 2.7%
5691 Pine Lawn 3,573 -14.9%
5695 El Dorado Springs 3,570 -4.4%
5716 Carrollton 3,541 -12.8%
5847 Tipton 3,372 3.4%
5868 Riverside 3,354 12.5%
5910 Cassville 3,310 7.9%
5911 Sugar Creek 3,308 -14.7%
5912 Cuba 3,307 1.6%
5929 Pagedale 3,294 -6.9%
5931 Louisiana 3,291 -14.4%
6083 Hillsboro 3,134 49.9%
6089 Bethany 3,130 1.0%
6128 Licking 3,098 110.0%
6170 East Prairie 3,063 -3.8%
6173 Buffalo 3,060 4.6%
6181 Buckner 3,056 12.6%
6188 Portageville 3,044 -7.1%
6189 Pleasant Valley 3,043 -8.1%
6240 Byrnes Mill 2,986 23.4%
6287 Moscow Mills 2,932 60.8%
6315 Chaffee 2,910 -4.3%
6325 New Madrid 2,901 -12.5%
6329 Ava 2,896 -4.5%
6439 Riverview 2,782 -11.2%
6441 Windsor 2,781 -10.6%
6475 Knob Noster 2,757 0.5%
6541 Fayette 2,710 -2.6%
6580 Hayti 2,679 -16.4%
6599 Bel-Ridge 2,669 -12.9%
6601 Clever 2,668 147.9%
6617 Mountain View 2,655 9.3%
6619 Montgomery City 2,654 8.6%
6642 Potosi 2,627 -3.0%
6652 Green Park 2,620 -1.7%
6657 Clarkson Valley 2,613 -2.2%
6685 Owensville 2,589 -1.7%
6730 Oronogo 2,553 156.8%
6833 Country Club 2,472 2.6%
6885 Monroe City 2,435 -6.0%
6888 Versailles 2,432 -5.4%
6891 Forsyth 2,426 40.7%
6931 Strafford 2,399 27.4%
6936 Lawson 2,394 1.8%
6940 Moline Acres 2,390 -10.0%
6952 Seneca 2,383 11.6%
6964 Concordia 2,373 0.3%
7015 Canton 2,340 -8.4%
7016 Hermann 2,340 -12.8%
7039 Kimberling City 2,323 2.8%
7091 St. Paul 2,295 40.1%
7110 Wellston 2,286 -6.9%
7134 Village of Four Seasons 2,272 51.5%
7139 Plattsburg 2,269 -3.7%
7183 Holden 2,235 -11.3%
7242 Marionville 2,191 3.4%
7268 Marlborough 2,177 -2.5%
7269 Warsaw 2,177 3.8%
7312 Thayer 2,148 -3.2%
7331 Marceline 2,136 -16.2%
7352 Cabool 2,123 -1.9%
7357 Willow Springs 2,120 -3.5%
7386 Granby 2,104 -0.9%
7390 Hanley Hills 2,103 -0.9%
7402 Lake Lotawana 2,099 2.3%
7427 Houston 2,090 4.8%
7449 New Haven 2,078 9.4%
7530 Lathrop 2,035 -2.9%
7575 Steele 2,012 -10.8%
7576 Elsberry 2,011 -2.3%
7602 Kahoka 1,999 -10.5%
7613 Seymour 1,993 8.4%
7615 Weatherby Lake 1,993 6.3%
7641 Anderson 1,977 -1.0%
7689 Piedmont 1,951 -2.4%
7733 Doniphan 1,933 0.4%
7760 Warson Woods 1,921 -1.7%
7767 Carterville 1,916 3.2%
7776 Bernie 1,911 6.7%
7822 Sparta 1,887 60.5%
7826 Stockton 1,886 -4.2%
7847 Campbell 1,874 -2.4%
7857 Vinita Park 1,869 -2.7%
7873 Bloomfield 1,861 -4.3%
7882 Memphis 1,858 -9.6%
7903 Merriam Woods 1,846 61.7%
7956 Milan 1,819 -7.6%
7958 Noel 1,817 23.2%
8019 Lake Ozark 1,792 10.6%
8026 Unionville 1,790 -12.4%
8035 Weston 1,784 9.1%
8055 Slater 1,776 -14.5%
8059 Richland 1,774 -2.9%
8089 Gallatin 1,763 -1.0%
8141 Duquesne 1,740 5.7%
8216 Hamilton 1,708 -5.6%
8236 Albany 1,699 -12.0%
8296 Steelville 1,672 16.7%
8308 Senath 1,666 1.0%
8392 Garden City 1,629 7.1%
8420 Shelbina 1,614 -16.8%
8439 Adrian 1,608 -10.3%
8458 Bourbon 1,601 7.0%
8547 Hillsdale 1,556 5.5%
8560 Hallsville 1,551 58.1%
8565 Wardsville 1,550 54.8%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 3,098 6,128
2016 3,116 6,101
2015 3,115 6,089
2014 3,109 6,075
2013 3,108 6,061
2012 3,077 6,072
2011 3,099 6,053
2010 3,124 6,000
2009 2,754 6,336
2008 2,750 6,328
2007 2,762 6,289
2006 2,767 6,256
2005 2,692 6,313
2004 2,710 6,276
2003 2,567 6,457
2002 2,732 6,220
2001 2,540 6,467
2000 1,475 8,546
1990 1,328 8,529