Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,091
Nationwide Rank 6147

Quick Facts

Licking, Missouri is the 6,147th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Licking, Missouri is a city.

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

Licking, Missouri is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 97% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6137 Bean Station, Tennessee 3,102 9.9%
6138 Castroville, Texas 3,102 15.8%
6139 Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania 3,102 12.5%
6140 Parowan, Utah 3,100 20.0%
6141 Barbourville, Kentucky 3,099 -13.5%
6142 Eagle Lake, Minnesota 3,098 69.6%
6143 Soperton, Georgia 3,097 -5.3%
6144 Chandler, Texas 3,095 39.6%
6145 Chandler, Oklahoma 3,094 8.8%
6146 Delhi, New York 3,092 19.9%
6147 Licking, Missouri 3,091 109.5%
6148 Bethany, Missouri 3,090 -0.2%
6149 Ebensburg, Pennsylvania 3,090 0.2%
6150 Shelby, Montana 3,089 -4.3%
6151 Abingdon, Illinois 3,088 -14.2%
6152 Oakland, Florida 3,087 208.7%
6153 McSherrystown, Pennsylvania 3,085 14.8%
6154 Doylestown, Ohio 3,084 9.5%
6155 Greenwood Lake, New York 3,083 -9.6%
6156 Wallburg, North Carolina 3,082 7.2%
6157 Lakemore, Ohio 3,081 20.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4233 Shrewsbury 6,114 -7.8%
4315 Glendale 5,878 2.0%
4323 Pevely 5,873 53.3%
4351 St. Robert 5,822 100.9%
4362 Trenton 5,803 -6.5%
4366 Greenwood 5,781 44.9%
4424 Richmond 5,634 -7.9%
4425 Bowling Green 5,624 9.0%
4442 Willard 5,578 71.5%
4449 Weldon Spring 5,567 4.6%
4462 Charleston 5,534 17.6%
4469 Caruthersville 5,525 -18.0%
4513 Cottleville 5,446 166.4%
4550 Macon 5,355 -3.1%
4565 Peculiar 5,323 92.8%
4612 Waynesville 5,226 46.1%
4623 Odessa 5,202 7.3%
4625 Savannah 5,197 8.3%
4746 Platte City 4,968 27.2%
4796 Salem 4,902 -1.6%
4799 Dellwood 4,898 -6.6%
4809 Normandy 4,883 -6.7%
4824 Desloge 4,866 0.0%
4909 Crystal City 4,713 10.0%
4916 St. Clair 4,698 5.7%
4921 Mountain Grove 4,694 3.1%
4948 Eldon 4,639 -5.2%
4953 Rock Hill 4,624 -2.8%
4960 Higginsville 4,609 -1.9%
4962 Breckenridge Hills 4,607 -4.2%
4978 Hollister 4,586 18.1%
4990 Osage Beach 4,570 22.3%
5007 Lexington 4,537 -4.7%
5010 North Kansas City 4,529 -3.8%
5018 Mount Vernon 4,510 11.2%
5024 Scott City 4,501 -1.9%
5066 Ste. Genevieve 4,442 -1.6%
5079 California 4,423 9.1%
5168 Lamar 4,306 -3.2%
5195 Brookfield 4,265 -10.2%
5218 Centralia 4,244 12.4%
5300 Northwoods 4,110 -11.3%
5316 Camdenton 4,092 39.7%
5329 Herculaneum 4,067 42.6%
5330 St. James 4,067 8.8%
5341 Vandalia 4,050 2.9%
5344 Woodson Terrace 4,046 -3.3%
5353 Butler 4,038 -4.6%
5357 Fenton 4,034 -7.4%
5382 Fredericktown 3,997 1.8%
5416 Malden 3,954 -17.4%
5421 Ashland 3,947 73.8%
5437 Wright City 3,937 129.4%
5440 Holts Summit 3,926 33.1%
5544 Rogersville 3,788 137.6%
5668 Palmyra 3,607 3.9%
5683 El Dorado Springs 3,593 -3.8%
5702 Pine Lawn 3,572 -14.9%
5714 Frontenac 3,556 2.0%
5752 Carrollton 3,509 -13.6%
5798 Riverside 3,453 15.8%
5852 Tipton 3,387 3.9%
5901 Cassville 3,324 8.3%
5930 Cuba 3,299 1.4%
5935 Pagedale 3,295 -6.8%
5951 Sugar Creek 3,277 -15.5%
5974 Louisiana 3,253 -15.4%
6020 Moscow Mills 3,201 75.5%
6039 Hillsboro 3,186 52.4%
6147 Licking 3,091 109.5%
6148 Bethany 3,090 -0.2%
6164 Buffalo 3,074 5.1%
6180 Pleasant Valley 3,057 -7.6%
6209 Buckner 3,031 11.7%
6213 East Prairie 3,026 -4.9%
6237 Byrnes Mill 2,996 23.8%
6244 Portageville 2,992 -8.6%
6313 Ava 2,911 -4.0%
6317 Chaffee 2,909 -4.3%
6363 New Madrid 2,857 -13.8%
6379 Riverview 2,847 -9.1%
6440 Windsor 2,781 -10.6%
6485 Knob Noster 2,749 0.2%
6542 Fayette 2,715 -2.5%
6544 Clever 2,714 152.2%
6572 Bel-Ridge 2,689 -12.2%
6603 Montgomery City 2,667 9.1%
6624 Oronogo 2,658 167.4%
6631 Mountain View 2,652 9.1%
6649 Green Park 2,628 -1.4%
6662 Clarkson Valley 2,616 -2.1%
6663 Potosi 2,614 -3.5%
6696 Hayti 2,588 -19.2%
6698 Owensville 2,586 -1.8%
6710 Forsyth 2,570 49.0%
6829 Country Club 2,482 3.0%
6864 Strafford 2,462 30.8%
6872 Versailles 2,453 -4.5%
6886 Monroe City 2,447 -5.6%
6936 St. Paul 2,411 47.2%
6946 Lawson 2,399 2.0%
6966 Seneca 2,386 11.8%
6995 Concordia 2,365 0.0%
7004 Moline Acres 2,360 -11.2%
7045 Hermann 2,336 -13.0%
7065 Canton 2,321 -9.2%
7093 Kimberling City 2,302 1.9%
7107 Wellston 2,292 -6.6%
7138 Village of Four Seasons 2,269 51.3%
7168 Plattsburg 2,253 -4.4%
7209 Holden 2,224 -11.7%
7244 Warsaw 2,197 4.8%
7261 Marlborough 2,185 -2.1%
7269 Marionville 2,182 3.0%
7320 Vinita Park 2,151 11.9%
7332 Thayer 2,143 -3.5%
7373 Willow Springs 2,113 -3.8%
7382 Cabool 2,108 -2.6%
7387 Lake Lotawana 2,107 2.7%
7388 Marceline 2,107 -17.3%
7405 Hanley Hills 2,102 -0.9%
7417 Granby 2,096 -1.3%
7432 Houston 2,090 4.8%
7477 New Haven 2,073 9.2%
7510 Elsberry 2,053 -0.3%
7531 Kahoka 2,039 -8.7%
7539 Weatherby Lake 2,037 8.6%
7577 Lathrop 2,017 -3.7%
7599 Seymour 2,005 9.0%
7614 Anderson 1,999 0.0%
7674 Carterville 1,962 5.7%
7708 Steele 1,947 -13.7%
7730 Doniphan 1,934 0.4%
7743 Warson Woods 1,930 -1.3%
7757 Piedmont 1,922 -3.9%
7769 Sparta 1,916 63.0%
7794 Stockton 1,903 -3.3%
7811 Bernie 1,892 5.6%
7882 Memphis 1,860 -9.5%
7888 Merriam Woods 1,857 62.7%
7911 Bloomfield 1,846 -5.1%
7937 Noel 1,833 24.3%
7945 Campbell 1,831 -4.6%
7982 Milan 1,814 -7.8%
7994 Weston 1,808 10.6%
8003 Lake Ozark 1,804 11.4%
8063 Slater 1,779 -14.4%
8080 Richland 1,770 -3.1%
8090 Unionville 1,766 -13.6%
8114 Gallatin 1,754 -1.5%
8231 Hamilton 1,706 -5.7%
8280 Albany 1,684 -12.8%
8325 Steelville 1,661 15.9%
8377 Garden City 1,635 7.4%
8389 Senath 1,628 -1.2%
8407 Shelbina 1,622 -16.4%
8445 Adrian 1,607 -10.3%
8447 Linn 1,607 13.7%
8465 Bourbon 1,599 6.8%
8469 Duquesne 1,596 -3.0%
8544 Hallsville 1,564 59.4%
8558 Hillsdale 1,559 5.7%
8559 Wardsville 1,559 55.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,091 6,147
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