Stanton is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 2,671, it is the 118th largest city in Kentucky and the 6608th largest city in the United States. Stanton is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually but its population has decreased by -2.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,733 in 2010. Stanton reached it's highest population of 3,029 in 2000. Spanning over 2 miles, Stanton has a population density of 1,189 people per square mile.
The average household income in Stanton is $45,431 with a poverty rate of 26.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $711 per month, and the median house value is $96,800. The median age in Stanton is 39.2 years, 38.5 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.6 males.