Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,082
Nationwide Rank 5306

Quick Facts

Paintsville, Kentucky is the 5,306th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Paintsville, Kentucky is a city.

Paintsville, Kentucky is currently 6.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Paintsville, Kentucky's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5296 Presidio, Texas 4,099 -2.6%
5297 Sullivan, Indiana 4,093 -11.2%
5298 Lowell, Michigan 4,092 1.4%
5299 Shallotte, North Carolina 4,092 130.1%
5300 Forest City, Iowa 4,091 -6.9%
5301 Waverly, Tennessee 4,090 0.8%
5302 Belleair, Florida 4,088 0.4%
5303 Fleetwood, Pennsylvania 4,087 1.7%
5304 South Chicago Heights, Illinois 4,085 3.0%
5305 Madison, Georgia 4,084 13.1%
5306 Paintsville, Kentucky 4,082 -0.9%
5307 Barnesville, Ohio 4,081 -2.7%
5308 Deer Park, Washington 4,080 34.7%
5309 St. James, Missouri 4,079 9.1%
5310 Trent Woods, North Carolina 4,077 -3.4%
5311 Broken Bow, Oklahoma 4,076 -3.7%
5312 Wadena, Minnesota 4,075 -5.0%
5313 Trenton, Tennessee 4,073 -13.4%
5314 Morrison, Illinois 4,071 -9.1%
5315 Pocola, Oklahoma 4,070 1.5%
5316 Ridgeland, South Carolina 4,067 55.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3578 London 8,006 7.4%
3605 Middletown 7,914 35.6%
3668 Morehead 7,736 1.7%
3762 Villa Hills 7,437 -6.2%
3822 Corbin 7,272 -7.7%
3825 Oak Grove 7,266 2.4%
3843 Mount Sterling 7,209 17.6%
3851 Flatwoods 7,177 -4.3%
3877 Highland Heights 7,100 4.0%
3886 Russellville 7,073 -1.1%
3940 Leitchfield 6,889 10.5%
3980 Taylor Mill 6,765 -7.6%
4013 Pikeville 6,685 3.0%
4124 Cold Spring 6,370 61.6%
4125 Cynthiana 6,370 0.4%
4143 Wilmore 6,343 7.5%
4209 Monticello 6,112 2.1%
4211 Princeton 6,108 -6.3%
4220 Vine Grove 6,093 46.3%
4314 Union 5,895 101.6%
4357 Central City 5,775 -1.8%
4361 Bellevue 5,772 -10.7%
4373 Fort Wright 5,729 0.8%
4374 Douglass Hills 5,728 3.1%
4409 Lebanon 5,651 -4.2%
4489 Dayton 5,449 -8.5%
4576 Williamsburg 5,280 6.7%
4675 Hazard 5,090 4.7%
4730 Crestwood 4,982 90.2%
4766 Prospect 4,923 6.4%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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