Paducah is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 24,672, it is the 16th largest city in Kentucky and the 1559th largest city in the United States. Paducah is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -1.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,024 in 2010. Paducah reached it's highest population of 34,479 in 1960. Spanning over 21 miles, Paducah has a population density of 1,223 people per square mile.
The average household income in Paducah is $63,076 with a poverty rate of 22.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $117,900. The median age in Paducah is 41.5 years, 40.1 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.0 males.