Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,037
Nationwide Rank 5355

Quick Facts

Paintsville, Kentucky is the 5,355th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Paintsville, Kentucky is a city.

Paintsville, Kentucky is currently 7.9% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Paintsville, Kentucky's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5345 Springfield, Georgia 4,045 108.7%
5346 Trent Woods, North Carolina 4,045 -4.2%
5347 Stilwell, Oklahoma 4,044 20.8%
5348 Franklin, North Carolina 4,042 5.8%
5349 Pocomoke City, Maryland 4,042 -1.6%
5350 South Chicago Heights, Illinois 4,042 1.9%
5351 Algonac, Michigan 4,039 -12.5%
5352 Barnesville, Ohio 4,039 -3.7%
5353 Butler, Missouri 4,038 -4.6%
5354 Nassau Bay, Texas 4,037 -3.1%
5355 Paintsville, Kentucky 4,037 -2.0%
5356 Elkin, North Carolina 4,036 -3.4%
5357 Fenton, Missouri 4,034 -7.4%
5358 Fulton, Mississippi 4,033 3.4%
5359 San Joaquin, California 4,032 22.5%
5360 Montesano, Washington 4,028 21.5%
5361 Garden Ridge, Texas 4,022 116.9%
5362 Madill, Oklahoma 4,021 16.2%
5363 Pipestone, Minnesota 4,021 -7.9%
5364 Livingston, Tennessee 4,020 14.6%
5365 Kildeer, Illinois 4,019 13.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3582 London 8,043 7.9%
3625 Middletown 7,915 35.6%
3718 Morehead 7,634 0.4%
3772 Villa Hills 7,448 -6.1%
3793 Oak Grove 7,376 3.9%
3826 Mount Sterling 7,278 18.7%
3834 Corbin 7,261 -7.9%
3885 Highland Heights 7,103 4.1%
3895 Flatwoods 7,082 -5.6%
3905 Russellville 7,057 -1.3%
3966 Leitchfield 6,831 9.5%
3981 Taylor Mill 6,792 -7.3%
4045 Pikeville 6,638 2.3%
4110 Cold Spring 6,446 63.5%
4121 Wilmore 6,423 8.8%
4145 Cynthiana 6,362 0.3%
4167 Vine Grove 6,310 51.5%
4225 Princeton 6,131 -6.0%
4259 Monticello 6,034 0.8%
4292 Union 5,930 102.8%
4369 Bellevue 5,772 -10.7%
4379 Central City 5,754 -2.1%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,037 5,355
2017 4,082 5,306
2016 4,203 5,213
2015 4,249 5,165
2014 4,258 5,149
2013 4,283 5,115
2012 4,119 5,212
2011 4,112 5,215
2010 3,459 5,699
2009 4,153 5,108
2008 4,152 5,102
2007 4,179 5,056
2006 4,195 5,019
2005 4,195 5,001
2004 4,161 4,997
2003 4,134 4,987
2002 4,116 4,975
2001 4,104 4,964
2000 4,123 4,930
1990 4,381 4,425