Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,930
Nationwide Rank 4292

Quick Facts

Union, Kentucky is the 4,292nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Union, Kentucky is a city.

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

Union, Kentucky is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 91% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Union, Kentucky Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4282 Luling, Texas 5,954 16.7%
4283 Progreso, Texas 5,953 22.3%
4284 Jamesburg, New Jersey 5,951 -1.8%
4285 Steelton, Pennsylvania 5,949 1.7%
4286 Old Tappan, New Jersey 5,946 8.0%
4287 Yoakum, Texas 5,944 4.0%
4288 Oelwein, Iowa 5,942 -11.0%
4289 Columbia, Mississippi 5,941 -10.1%
4290 Roanoke, Alabama 5,933 -9.6%
4291 International Falls, Minnesota 5,930 -11.1%
4292 Union, Kentucky 5,930 102.8%
4293 Darlington, South Carolina 5,928 -12.7%
4294 Port Clinton, Ohio 5,928 -7.1%
4295 Elburn, Illinois 5,926 109.1%
4296 Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 5,926 10.3%
4297 Taylor, Pennsylvania 5,926 -8.2%
4298 Lake Mills, Wisconsin 5,923 21.6%
4299 Morris Plains, New Jersey 5,912 5.1%
4300 Colusa, California 5,911 8.7%
4301 Slaton, Texas 5,904 -3.3%
4302 St. Martinville, Louisiana 5,903 -15.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kentucky

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2791 Somerset 11,486 0.6%
2793 Lyndon 11,483 13.7%
2794 Lawrenceburg 11,479 25.2%
2806 Campbellsville 11,411 9.0%
3105 Mayfield 9,874 -4.6%
3107 Paris 9,872 7.4%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,930 4,292
2017 5,895 4,314
2016 5,807 4,334
2015 5,795 4,322
2014 5,733 4,338
2013 5,650 4,358
2012 5,586 4,367
2011 5,509 4,402
2010 5,379 4,446
2009 3,710 5,407
2008 3,636 5,458
2007 3,548 5,512
2006 3,460 5,553
2005 3,359 5,616
2004 3,240 5,722
2003 3,134 5,787
2002 3,061 5,852
2001 2,995 5,906
2000 2,924 5,981
1990 993 9,814