Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,925
Nationwide Rank 4774

Quick Facts

Prospect, Kentucky is the 4,774th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Prospect, Kentucky is a city.

Prospect, Kentucky is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Prospect had its largest population ever.

Prospect, Kentucky is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4764 Buckley, Washington 4,944 17.6%
4765 Bolivar, Tennessee 4,937 -15.2%
4766 Ironwood, Michigan 4,936 -21.1%
4767 Lakeport, California 4,936 -0.1%
4768 Penn Yan, New York 4,936 -5.2%
4769 Willits, California 4,935 -2.8%
4770 Demarest, New Jersey 4,933 1.7%
4771 Perry, Oklahoma 4,928 -5.9%
4772 Madisonville, Tennessee 4,927 22.9%
4773 Winona Lake, Indiana 4,926 23.3%
4774 Prospect, Kentucky 4,925 6.4%
4775 Kingfisher, Oklahoma 4,924 16.6%
4776 Northvale, New Jersey 4,923 10.2%
4777 Camilla, Georgia 4,919 -13.4%
4778 Adairsville, Georgia 4,918 67.6%
4779 Sheridan, Arkansas 4,918 23.0%
4780 Long View, North Carolina 4,917 3.6%
4781 Ellisville, Mississippi 4,914 18.1%
4782 Waterloo, New York 4,914 -4.9%
4783 Wellington, Ohio 4,914 8.5%
4784 Crossett, Arkansas 4,913 -19.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3167 Alexandria 9,549 11.7%
3209 Middlesborough 9,326 -10.0%
3213 Versailles 9,316 17.8%
3245 Hillview 9,148 29.9%
3287 Franklin 8,969 10.1%
3290 La Grange 8,965 56.9%
3341 Maysville 8,779 -2.1%
3357 Edgewood 8,733 -6.9%
3383 Elsmere 8,642 5.9%
3422 Harrodsburg 8,492 4.0%
3513 Fort Mitchell 8,242 2.0%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,925 4,774
2017 4,923 4,766
2016 4,875 4,785
2015 4,881 4,771
2014 4,860 4,762
2013 4,843 4,753
2012 4,790 4,773
2011 4,740 4,787
2010 4,698 4,796
2009 5,838 4,195
2008 5,792 4,189
2007 5,425 4,334
2006 5,141 4,447
2005 4,838 4,589
2004 4,803 4,582
2003 4,771 4,580
2002 4,717 4,589
2001 4,671 4,598
2000 4,626 4,621
1990 2,853 5,674