Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,446
Nationwide Rank 6870

Quick Facts

Mount Vernon, Kentucky is the 6,870th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Mount Vernon, Kentucky is a city.

Mount Vernon, Kentucky is currently 7.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Mount Vernon, Kentucky's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6860 Gambier, Ohio 2,450 21.5%
6861 Selbyville, Delaware 2,450 42.1%
6862 Talty, Texas 2,450 213.7%
6863 Chester, West Virginia 2,448 -5.4%
6864 Hinton, West Virginia 2,448 -14.4%
6865 Junction, Texas 2,448 -6.8%
6866 Thornton, Illinois 2,448 -5.0%
6867 Ingalls, Indiana 2,446 103.4%
6868 Middleport, Ohio 2,446 -2.9%
6869 Moundville, Alabama 2,446 36.5%
6870 Mount Vernon, Kentucky 2,446 -5.8%
6871 Poland, Ohio 2,446 -14.8%
6872 South Congaree, South Carolina 2,446 6.8%
6873 Portage, Pennsylvania 2,445 -13.5%
6874 Coudersport, Pennsylvania 2,444 -7.8%
6875 Lavaca, Arkansas 2,444 32.8%
6876 Hollandale, Mississippi 2,443 -28.5%
6877 St. Maries, Idaho 2,443 -8.2%
6878 Belle Plaine, Iowa 2,441 -15.1%
6879 Carrollton, Illinois 2,441 -6.0%
6880 Attica, New York 2,440 -5.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4798 Columbia 4,881 10.6%
5006 Ludlow 4,507 2.3%
5011 Benton 4,499 3.5%
5043 Scottsville 4,447 2.8%
5083 Hurstbourne 4,403 13.5%
5176 Greenville 4,269 -2.6%
5306 Paintsville 4,082 -0.9%
5335 Crescent Springs 4,039 2.3%
5364 Grayson 3,999 2.9%
5390 Walton 3,974 59.2%
5419 Williamstown 3,931 20.8%
5452 Southgate 3,892 12.0%
5459 Crittenden 3,876 50.9%
5472 Lancaster 3,860 0.7%
5490 Carrollton 3,834 -0.1%
5638 Stanford 3,628 5.8%
5683 Beaver Dam 3,577 16.2%
5771 Morganfield 3,466 -0.3%
5792 Prestonsburg 3,438 -10.9%
5876 Crestview Hills 3,338 14.1%
5881 West Liberty 3,336 2.6%
5997 Russell 3,226 -11.2%
5999 Hodgenville 3,225 11.5%
6105 Springfield 3,119 14.0%
6121 Barbourville 3,104 -13.4%
6169 Wilder 3,064 17.0%
6210 Providence 3,017 -16.3%
6239 Indian Hills 2,987 3.0%
6246 Park Hills 2,983 0.3%
6260 Graymoor-Devondale 2,967 3.7%
6289 Marion 2,930 -8.5%
6338 Pioneer Village 2,888 13.9%
6389 Brandenburg 2,832 37.0%
6395 Flemingsburg 2,827 8.8%
6400 Simpsonville 2,822 116.7%
6492 Lakeside Park 2,745 -4.2%
6511 Hartford 2,733 6.4%
6586 Dawson Springs 2,677 -9.9%
6621 Stanton 2,654 -12.6%
6633 Cadiz 2,633 10.9%
6708 Eminence 2,569 14.6%
6709 Russell Springs 2,569 18.4%
6712 Eddyville 2,567 9.0%
6770 Calvert City 2,521 -6.8%
6828 Windy Hills 2,477 0.7%
6870 Mount Vernon 2,446 -5.8%
6883 Anchorage 2,435 4.3%
6890 Morgantown 2,428 -4.5%
6912 Louisa 2,412 19.8%
6914 Cave City 2,411 27.2%
6985 Horse Cave 2,359 4.4%
6993 Raceland 2,354 -7.6%
7002 Irvine 2,348 -17.2%
7041 Hardinsburg 2,322 -0.9%
7092 Junction City 2,294 4.1%
7125 Tompkinsville 2,277 -14.2%
7204 Dry Ridge 2,219 6.8%
7219 Fulton 2,207 -19.9%
7263 Hickman 2,180 -14.2%
7365 Falmouth 2,114 2.2%
7370 Liberty 2,113 14.2%
7376 Elkton 2,111 6.7%
7380 Greensburg 2,108 -12.2%
7497 Jackson 2,052 -19.4%
7558 Albany 2,020 -9.0%
7578 Jenkins 2,011 -15.9%
7604 Cumberland 1,998 -22.8%
7668 Carlisle 1,963 -7.7%
7718 Lebanon Junction 1,939 7.3%
7772 Whitesburg 1,914 19.4%
7796 Hurstbourne Acres 1,897 24.6%
7935 Sturgis 1,833 -10.4%
7976 Midway 1,811 11.3%
8023 Jamestown 1,791 9.4%
8048 Catlettsburg 1,778 -7.9%
8097 Salyersville 1,761 10.0%
8117 Orchard Grass Hills 1,748 31.5%
8131 Jeffersonville 1,742 14.8%
8161 Pineville 1,734 -16.9%
8221 Lewisport 1,706 3.8%
8256 Warsaw 1,692 -8.7%
8345 Munfordville 1,646 5.0%
8489 Edmonton 1,585 -1.6%
8510 Olive Hill 1,577 -12.8%
8525 Owingsville 1,567 -0.1%
8543 Worthington Hills 1,558 -2.5%
8553 Pewee Valley 1,554 7.3%
8561 Harlan 1,551 -24.7%
8585 Sebree 1,543 -1.0%
8590 Owenton 1,541 10.9%
8611 Worthington 1,530 -8.2%
8617 Coal Run Village 1,526 124.7%
8658 St. Regis Park 1,510 -0.7%
8685 Audubon Park 1,501 -2.8%
8744 Burkesville 1,481 -15.6%
8929 Vanceburg 1,410 -19.0%
8994 Guthrie 1,391 -4.9%
9052 Auburn 1,373 -5.1%
9084 Beechwood Village 1,363 16.1%
9102 Manchester 1,355 -34.8%
9103 Earlington 1,354 -17.5%
9263 Livermore 1,296 -12.6%
9292 Clinton 1,289 -8.6%
9328 West Buechel 1,280 -1.7%
9388 Barbourmeade 1,258 1.6%
9408 Taylorsville 1,252 19.8%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,446 6,870
2016 2,486 6,810
2015 2,499 6,780
2014 2,482 6,797
2013 2,467 6,805
2012 2,471 6,782
2011 2,483 6,763
2010 2,477 6,767
2009 2,561 6,579
2008 2,581 6,543
2007 2,571 6,541
2006 2,567 6,517
2005 2,570 6,481
2004 2,570 6,470
2003 2,571 6,447
2002 2,576 6,428
2001 2,574 6,413
2000 2,598 6,370
1990 2,654 5,915