Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,583
Nationwide Rank 5694

Quick Facts

Prestonsburg, Kentucky is the 5,694th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Prestonsburg, Kentucky is a city.

Prestonsburg, Kentucky is currently 7.2% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Prestonsburg, Kentucky's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5684 Greenhills, Ohio 3,593 -12.1%
5685 Millvale, Pennsylvania 3,593 -10.6%
5686 Mount Angel, Oregon 3,593 15.3%
5687 Pulaski, Wisconsin 3,591 15.7%
5688 Ocilla, Georgia 3,590 9.6%
5689 Beaver Dam, Kentucky 3,589 16.6%
5690 Unadilla, Georgia 3,589 29.2%
5691 Colonial Beach, Virginia 3,587 11.4%
5692 Oglesby, Illinois 3,587 -1.4%
5693 Ozark, Arkansas 3,587 1.3%
5694 Prestonsburg, Kentucky 3,583 -7.2%
5695 Omro, Wisconsin 3,580 12.6%
5696 Boonsboro, Maryland 3,579 26.9%
5697 Imlay City, Michigan 3,577 -7.6%
5698 Newport, Minnesota 3,577 -3.7%
5699 Unicoi, Tennessee 3,577 -0.1%
5700 Mission Hills, Kansas 3,576 -0.4%
5701 Camden, Tennessee 3,575 -5.7%
5702 Pine Lawn, Missouri 3,572 -14.9%
5703 Shadyside, Ohio 3,572 -4.0%
5704 St. Anthony, Idaho 3,571 6.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,583 5,694
2017 3,438 5,792
2016 3,541 5,720
2015 3,347 5,848
2014 3,277 5,908
2013 3,310 5,861
2012 3,222 5,943
2011 3,243 5,926
2010 3,255 5,895
2009 3,831 5,322
2008 3,830 5,317
2007 3,826 5,298
2006 3,831 5,266
2005 3,841 5,235
2004 3,856 5,205
2003 3,810 5,226
2002 3,820 5,206
2001 3,834 5,172
2000 3,862 5,134
1990 3,836 4,813