Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,872
Nationwide Rank 6355

Quick Facts

Marion, Kentucky is the 6,355th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Marion, Kentucky is a city.

Marion, Kentucky is currently 19.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Marion, Kentucky's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6345 Williamstown, West Virginia 2,882 -3.6%
6346 Belle Meade, Tennessee 2,881 -2.2%
6347 Elkton, Virginia 2,881 9.3%
6348 Monterey, Tennessee 2,881 4.3%
6349 Chincoteague, Virginia 2,879 -33.4%
6350 Brandenburg, Kentucky 2,878 39.2%
6351 Bald Knob, Arkansas 2,876 -10.6%
6352 Central City, Nebraska 2,875 -4.0%
6353 Galena, Kansas 2,875 -12.2%
6354 Eden, Texas 2,874 12.4%
6355 Marion, Kentucky 2,872 -10.3%
6356 Youngwood, Pennsylvania 2,872 -12.8%
6357 Great Neck Estates, New York 2,871 4.1%
6358 Fowlerville, Michigan 2,870 -4.1%
6359 Port Richey, Florida 2,869 -5.4%
6360 Newton, Illinois 2,860 -6.3%
6361 Watonga, Oklahoma 2,859 -38.9%
6362 Bicknell, Indiana 2,858 -15.1%
6363 New Madrid, Missouri 2,857 -13.8%
6364 Shady Shores, Texas 2,857 91.7%
6365 Clayton, Alabama 2,856 94.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
5842 Morganfield 3,401 -2.2%
5947 Crestview Hills 3,280 12.1%
5981 Russell 3,245 -10.7%
5989 Hodgenville 3,238 12.0%
6141 Barbourville 3,099 -13.5%
6169 Wilder 3,070 17.2%
6202 Providence 3,038 -15.7%
6251 Indian Hills 2,985 2.9%
6259 Park Hills 2,981 0.3%
6273 Graymoor-Devondale 2,965 3.6%
6285 Springfield 2,946 7.7%
6306 Pioneer Village 2,919 15.1%
6334 Simpsonville 2,892 122.1%
6350 Brandenburg 2,878 39.2%
6355 Marion 2,872 -10.3%
6421 Flemingsburg 2,806 8.0%
6495 Lakeside Park 2,744 -4.2%
6504 Hartford 2,740 6.6%
6606 Cadiz 2,665 12.3%
6616 Stanton 2,661 -12.3%
6633 Dawson Springs 2,647 -10.9%
6669 Russell Springs 2,610 20.3%
6701 Eminence 2,582 15.2%
6769 Eddyville 2,528 7.3%
6796 Calvert City 2,502 -7.5%
6839 Windy Hills 2,475 0.6%
6881 Mount Vernon 2,450 -5.6%
6894 Cave City 2,436 28.5%
6900 Anchorage 2,432 4.1%
6940 Morgantown 2,407 -5.4%
6955 Horse Cave 2,394 5.9%
6980 Louisa 2,375 17.9%
7032 Hardinsburg 2,345 0.0%
7033 Raceland 2,345 -7.9%
7059 Irvine 2,325 -18.0%
7083 Junction City 2,308 4.7%
7114 Tompkinsville 2,287 -13.8%
7203 Dry Ridge 2,227 7.2%
7276 Fulton 2,176 -21.0%
7306 Hickman 2,156 -15.1%
7357 Liberty 2,119 14.6%
7361 Elkton 2,118 7.0%
7404 Falmouth 2,102 1.6%
7419 Greensburg 2,095 -12.8%
7601 Albany 2,004 -9.7%
7644 Jackson 1,979 -22.2%
7664 Cumberland 1,967 -24.0%
7680 Jenkins 1,961 -18.0%
7685 Carlisle 1,959 -7.9%
7692 Lebanon Junction 1,955 8.2%
7798 Hurstbourne Acres 1,899 24.7%
7847 Whitesburg 1,875 17.0%
8000 Sturgis 1,805 -11.7%
8010 Midway 1,801 10.7%
8044 Jamestown 1,788 9.2%
8057 Pineville 1,781 -14.6%
8097 Orchard Grass Hills 1,762 32.5%
8104 Catlettsburg 1,759 -8.9%
8109 Jeffersonville 1,757 15.8%
8167 Salyersville 1,729 8.0%
8248 Warsaw 1,697 -8.4%
8252 Lewisport 1,695 3.2%
8334 Munfordville 1,657 5.7%
8532 Edmonton 1,570 -2.6%
8535 Olive Hill 1,568 -13.3%
8554 Owingsville 1,560 -0.6%
8555 Pewee Valley 1,560 7.8%
8563 Worthington Hills 1,558 -2.5%
8568 Sebree 1,554 -0.3%
8592 Owenton 1,544 11.1%
8620 Harlan 1,531 -25.7%
8660 Worthington 1,516 -9.0%
8676 Coal Run Village 1,508 122.0%
8678 St. Regis Park 1,508 -0.8%
8702 Audubon Park 1,500 -2.9%
8785 Burkesville 1,468 -16.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,872 6,355
2017 2,930 6,289
2016 2,981 6,236
2015 2,986 6,210
2014 3,002 6,187
2013 3,019 6,163
2012 3,025 6,136
2011 3,036 6,117
2010 3,039 6,100
2009 3,049 6,017
2008 3,086 5,957
2007 3,054 5,972
2006 3,060 5,939
2005 3,040 5,928
2004 3,055 5,899
2003 3,110 5,807
2002 3,115 5,785
2001 3,157 5,734
2000 3,203 5,682
1990 3,582 4,997