Latest Data (2016)
Population 59,273
Nationwide Rank 625

Quick Facts

Owensboro, Kentucky is the 625th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Owensboro, Kentucky is a city.

Owensboro, Kentucky is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Owensboro had its largest population ever.

Owensboro, Kentucky's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Owensboro, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
615 Bristol, Connecticut 60,147 -0.2%
616 West Allis, Wisconsin 60,087 -1.6%
617 Gardena, California 60,048 3.6%
618 La Mesa, California 59,948 9.3%
619 St. Clair Shores, Michigan 59,775 -5.1%
620 Pontiac, Michigan 59,698 -11.7%
621 Meriden, Connecticut 59,622 2.3%
622 Dublin, California 59,583 94.3%
623 Coconut Creek, Florida 59,405 34.3%
624 Casper, Wyoming 59,324 19.3%
625 Owensboro, Kentucky 59,273 9.2%
626 Ocala, Florida 59,253 24.6%
627 Chapel Hill, North Carolina 59,246 23.3%
628 Pflugerville, Texas 59,245 146.2%
629 Lancaster, Pennsylvania 59,218 4.3%
630 Novi, Michigan 59,211 24.7%
631 Great Falls, Montana 59,178 3.6%
632 Springfield, Ohio 59,087 -10.3%
633 Woodland, California 59,068 18.7%
634 Royal Oak, Michigan 59,006 -1.6%
635 Porterville, California 58,978 28.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
553 Bowling Green 65,234 31.7%
625 Owensboro 59,273 9.2%
924 Covington 40,797 -5.0%
1102 Richmond 34,652 25.0%
1137 Georgetown 33,440 80.4%
1171 Florence 32,460 36.8%
1190 Hopkinsville 31,811 5.4%
1259 Nicholasville 30,006 43.9%
1262 Elizabethtown 29,906 32.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 59,273 625
2015 59,042 626
2014 58,374 630
2013 58,416 617
2012 58,083 611
2011 57,759 604
2010 57,265 601
2009 55,745 617
2008 55,511 611
2007 55,409 595
2006 55,223 594
2005 55,146 597
2004 54,786 599
2003 54,263 598
2002 54,294 586
2001 54,287 575
2000 54,238 562
1990 53,720 472