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Iowa Cities by Population

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Iowa Cities by Population Rank City Population
1 Des Moines 212,859
2 Cedar Rapids 129,537
3 Davenport 102,305
4 Sioux City 82,666
5 Iowa City 72,385
6 Waterloo 68,357
7 Ames 64,073
8 Council Bluffs 62,326
9 West Des Moines 61,624
10 Dubuque 58,535
11 Ankeny 53,413
12 Urbandale 41,578
13 Cedar Falls 40,828
14 Marion 37,198
15 Bettendorf 35,048
16 Marshalltown 27,637
17 Mason City 27,546
18 Clinton 26,148
19 Burlington 25,492
20 Ottumwa 24,709
21 Fort Dodge 24,626
22 Muscatine 23,909
23 Coralville 20,078
24 Johnston 19,491
25 Clive 17,022
26 North Liberty 16,984
27 Waukee 16,955
28 Altoona 16,692
29 Indianola 15,343
30 Newton 15,090
31 Boone 12,609
32 Oskaloosa 11,538
33 Spencer 11,172
34 Fort Madison 10,769
35 Storm Lake 10,768
36 Keokuk 10,628
37 Grimes 10,422
38 Pella 10,280
39 Waverly 10,049
40 Carroll 9,990
41 Norwalk 9,944
42 Fairfield 9,942
43 Le Mars 9,826
44 Pleasant Hill 9,406
45 Grinnell 9,112
46 Mount Pleasant 8,491
47 Denison 8,326
48 Decorah 7,985
49 Creston 7,877
50 Perry 7,876
51 Webster City 7,825
52 Clear Lake 7,644
53 Charles City 7,496
54 Sioux Center 7,370
55 Washington 7,368
56 Knoxville 7,236
57 Hiawatha 7,160
58 Atlantic 6,817
59 Nevada 6,796
60 Oelwein 6,195
61 Orange City 6,153
62 Eldridge 6,122
63 Estherville 6,027
64 Maquoketa 6,025
65 Independence 6,005
66 Red Oak 5,547
67 Algona 5,496
68 Anamosa 5,459
69 Clarinda 5,431
70 Centerville 5,404
71 De Witt 5,264
72 Glenwood 5,233
73 Asbury 5,201
74 Iowa Falls 5,176
75 Vinton 5,166
76 Winterset 5,158
77 Cherokee 5,113
78 Manchester 5,083
79 Bondurant 5,079
80 Shenandoah 5,030
81 Sheldon 5,015
82 Harlan 5,008
83 Osceola and Spirit Lake 4,992
84 Windsor Heights 4,980
85 Evansdale 4,794
86 Humboldt 4,602
87 Mount Vernon 4,487
88 Sergeant Bluff 4,399
89 Camanche 4,368
90 Hampton 4,326
91 Chariton 4,219
92 Jefferson 4,207
93 Dyersville 4,180
94 Polk City 4,115
95 Forest City 4,043
96 Carlisle 4,031
97 Adel 4,030
98 Le Claire 3,931
99 Cresco 3,839
100 Monticello 3,809
101 Emmetsburg 3,803
102 Albia 3,795
103 Waukon 3,786
104 Carter Lake 3,765
105 West Liberty 3,737
106 Osage 3,631
107 Rock Valley 3,623
108 New Hampton 3,478
109 Huxley 3,474
110 Eagle Grove 3,468
111 Saylorville 3,445
112 Robins 3,434
113 Story City 3,423
114 Tipton 3,201
115 Williamsburg 3,144
116 Garner 3,091
117 Milford 2,991
118 West Burlington 2,978
119 Marengo 2,927
120 Onawa 2,906
121 Tama 2,832
122 Jesup 2,809
123 Wilton 2,808
124 Clarion 2,783
125 Park View 2,718
126 Grundy Center 2,705
127 Missouri Valley 2,689
128 Belmond 2,686
129 Sibley 2,667
130 Eldora 2,663
131 Bloomfield 2,622
132 Lamoni 2,616
133 West Union 2,592
134 Madrid 2,585
135 West Branch 2,581
136 Rock Rapids 2,569
137 Belle Plaine 2,562
138 Hawarden 2,538
139 Tiffin 2,530
140 Center Point 2,507
141 Kalona 2,479
142 Fairfax 2,418
143 Hudson 2,414
144 La Porte City 2,403
145 Solon 2,399
146 Postville 2,281
147 Mitchellville 2,271
148 Toledo 2,258
149 Columbus Junction 2,214
150 Rockwell City 2,212
151 Sumner 2,205
152 Ida Grove 2,203
153 Bellevue 2,193
154 Sac City 2,185
155 Hull 2,146
156 Ely 2,133
157 Sigourney 2,105
158 Alta 2,104
159 Ogden 2,069
160 Epworth 2,068
161 Audubon 2,043
162 Durant 2,032
163 Lake Mills 2,027
164 Parkersburg 2,019
165 Leon 1,995
166 Cascade 1,978
167 Prairie City 1,973
168 Mount Ayr 1,958
169 Guttenberg 1,956
170 Greenfield 1,951
171 New London 1,945
172 Northwood 1,931
173 Colfax 1,925
174 Wapello 1,922
175 Britt 1,919
176 Lisbon 1,908
177 Peosta 1,881
178 Monroe 1,875
179 Dallas Center 1,851
180 Manson 1,825
181 Remsen 1,824
182 Denver 1,814
183 Pocahontas 1,789
184 Reinbeck 1,765
185 Pleasantville 1,762
186 Lake City 1,759
187 Ackley 1,738
188 Traer 1,736
189 Hartley 1,717
190 Atkins 1,713
191 Farley 1,688
192 Guthrie Center 1,650
193 Woodbine 1,645
194 Woodward 1,621
195 Slater 1,617
196 Nashua 1,613
197 Corning 1,598
198 Montezuma 1,591
199 Moville 1,587
200 Nora Springs 1,567
201 Blue Grass 1,563
202 Manly 1,551
203 Corydon and Oakland 1,544
204 Logan 1,540
205 Mediapolis 1,536
206 Stuart 1,528
207 Earlham 1,523
208 Manning 1,509
209 Monona 1,495
210 Akron 1,485
211 Lone Tree 1,482
212 Avoca 1,478
213 Granger 1,461
214 Walcott 1,450
215 Bedford 1,446
216 Urbana 1,444
217 Kingsley 1,436
218 Walford 1,428
219 Lenox 1,424
220 Brooklyn and Glidden 1,422
221 Dysart 1,418
222 Holstein 1,416
223 Sanborn 1,405
224 Beaverdale 1,385
225 Coon Rapids 1,371
226 Wellman 1,365
227 Strawberry Point 1,357
228 State Center 1,337
229 Alton and Elkader 1,325
230 Central City 1,320
231 Tripoli 1,316
232 Roland 1,312
233 Dike 1,309
234 Mapleton 1,299
235 Sheffield 1,283
236 Clarksville 1,276
237 Laurens 1,272
238 New Sharon 1,263
239 Van Meter 1,256
240 University Heights and Villisca 1,255
241 Shell Rock 1,254
242 Jewell Junction and Tabor 1,230
243 Buffalo 1,226
244 Allison 1,222
245 Eddyville 1,207
246 Fayette and Fruitland 1,196
247 Sloan 1,192
248 Gilbert 1,183
249 Griswold 1,176
250 Lake Park 1,171
251 Fairbank 1,168
252 Melcher-Dallas 1,162
253 Fredericksburg 1,159
254 North English 1,148
255 Marcus 1,146
256 Hamburg and Greene 1,115
257 Rockwell and Princeton 1,100
258 Panora, Shellsburg, and Lake Panorama 1,097
259 St. Ansgar 1,087
260 Baxter 1,081
261 Danville 1,079
262 Conrad 1,073
263 Newell and Springville 1,070
264 Winfield 1,068
265 De Soto 1,065
266 Riverside 1,054
267 Mechanicsville 1,052
268 Gowrie 1,047
269 Preston 1,037
270 Palo 1,036
271 Paullina 1,034
272 Keosauqua 1,029
273 Wayland 1,027
274 Victor 1,026
275 Arnolds Park 1,024
276 Calmar 1,023
277 Dunlap 1,021
278 West Point 1,020
279 Odebolt 1,016
280 George 1,007
281 Elk Run Heights 1,006
282 Aplington 1,005
283 Lake View 1,002
284 Le Grand and Sidney 995
285 Newhall 985
286 Malvern 982
287 Neola 978
288 Clarence 976
289 Manilla 975
290 Primghar 973
291 Afton 967
292 Ossian 962
293 Farmington 961
294 Treynor 957
295 Aurelia 955
296 Long Grove 952
297 Montrose 950
298 Whiting 943
299 Keota 932
300 Wellsburg 929
301 Milo 928
302 Winthrop 915
303 Morning Sun 906
304 Lawton 900
305 Armstrong 898
306 Dunkerton 895
307 Hubbard 891
308 Eldon 890
309 Washburn 888
310 Colo and Gladbrook 886
311 Exira 881
312 Inwood 879
313 Oxford 874
314 Anita 870
315 Larchwood 865
316 Donnellson 860
317 Essex 859
318 Lowden and Cambridge 853
319 West Bend 851
320 Swisher 846
321 Readlyn and Sully 843
322 Buffalo Center and Walker 841
323 Maxwell 839
324 Grand Junction and Carson 838
325 Earlville 835
326 Riceville 834
327 Lansing 833
328 Raymond, Correctionville, and Merrill 829
329 Dexter, Hartford, and Garnavillo 824
330 Melbourne 821
331 Elkhart 815
332 Okoboji 814
333 Adair 813
334 Hinton 809
335 Underwood 808
336 Schleswig 806
337 McGregor 804
338 Janesville, Schaller, and Edgewood 795
339 Hazleton and Boyden 794
340 Moravia 792
341 Van Horne 782
342 Wall Lake and Kellogg 777
343 Coggon 774
344 Alden 769
345 St. Charles 765
346 Rockford 760
347 Hospers 756
348 Fremont 745
349 Blairstown 744
350 Ventura and Elgin 737
351 Ruthven and Hills 730
352 Pomeroy, Sioux Rapids, and What Cheer 729
353 Gilbertville 723
354 Kanawha 722
355 Olin 721
356 Graettinger 716
357 Dakota City 713
358 Bancroft and Wheatland 712
359 Hedrick 711
360 Dumont 708
361 Walnut 706
362 Dayton 704
363 Early 699
364 Battle Creek 698
365 Stanton 685
366 Redfield 680
367 Lakeside 674
368 Anthon 670
369 Fontanelle 667
370 Ireton 665
371 Murray 661
372 Seymour 656
373 Shelby 654
374 Moulton 653
375 Richland 651
376 Stratford 645
377 Batavia 637
378 Minden 634
379 Alburnett 633
380 Doon 632
381 Keystone 631
382 Goldfield 628
383 Everly 624
384 New Albin 623
385 New Hartford 621
386 Agency 619
387 Conesville 617
388 Coalville 609
389 Radcliffe and Milton 604
390 Lovilia 600
391 Gilman 598
392 Charter Oak 596
393 Sutherland and Brighton 595
394 Albert City 589
395 Maharishi Vedic City 583
396 Bussey 578
397 Ellsworth 574
398 Albion 573
399 Rolfe and Klemme 572
400 Shueyville 570
401 Scranton 565
402 Zearing 563
403 Stanwood and Elma 562
404 Hopkinton 561
405 Swea City 559
406 University Park 558
407 Grand Mound 557
408 Clermont 556
409 New Virginia and Lewis 553
410 Salem 551
411 Allerton 549
412 Birmingham 546
413 Arcadia 539
414 Elk Horn 532
415 Arlington and Beacon 526
416 Fonda, Emerson, and Norway 525
417 Crescent 522
418 Andrew 519
419 Russell 516
420 Runnells 514
421 Maynard 513
422 Livermore and Ocheyedan 508
423 Plainfield and Burt 505
424 Whittemore 504
425 Stacyville and Garwin 503
426 Titonka 500
427 Alleman and Latimer 499
428 Delmar and Dows 497
429 Hawkeye 496
430 Otho and Lost Nation 493
431 Union and Badger 487
432 Lime Springs 486
433 Quasqueton 483
434 Thornton 482
435 Riverdale 481
436 Ringsted 479
437 Vail 478
438 Little Rock 477
439 Gilmore City, Lacona, and Elliott 472
440 Williams 468
441 Galva and Thompson 466
442 Dow City 463
443 Colesburg 462
444 Orleans 459
445 Collins 458
446 Lynnville and Truro 456
447 Bayard 455
448 Martensdale 452
449 Ainsworth 451
450 Grandview and Pierson 449
451 Sabula 448
452 Columbus City 447
453 Delhi 445
454 Earling 443
455 Bonaparte 441
456 Breda 438
457 Spillville 433
458 Farragut 431
459 Lamont 430
460 Ashton 427
461 Orient 426
462 Middle Amana and Marquette 423
463 Callender 422
464 Worthington 420
465 Cumming and Royal 415
466 Oxford Junction 411
467 Churdan, Miles, Menlo, and Letts 410
468 Calamus, Danbury, and Pacific Junction 407
469 Lehigh and Stanhope 406
470 Charlotte 404
471 Wyoming 403
472 Salix 402
473 Humeston 400
474 Wahpeton 394
475 New Market 393
476 Quimby 392
477 Casey 391
478 Donahue 385
479 Lohrville and Templeton 384
480 Ute 382
481 New Vienna 381
482 Terril 379
483 Conroy 375
484 Deloit 372
485 Clearfield and Libertyville 371
486 Farnhamville 369
487 Amana 367
488 Rudd and Minburn 366
489 Floyd 365
490 Ryan and Lorimor 364
491 Mystic 363
492 Granville 362
493 Middletown 361
494 Bennett and Nichols 360
495 Laurel 358
496 Grafton 355
497 Garrison 352
498 Fertile 346
499 Kensett 345
500 Plymouth 344
501 Bertram 341
502 Atalissa, Holy Cross, and Kimballton 339
503 Luana 338
504 Bagley 335
505 Wesley 333
506 Ionia 332
507 Brandon 330
508 Westside 329
509 Irwin 328
510 McCausland 326
511 McCallsburg 325
512 Lawler 324
513 Maurice and Holiday Lake 323
514 Mondamin 322
515 Diagonal 319
516 Diamondhead Lake 318
517 Lu Verne 317
518 Marble Rock and Packwood 316
519 Cincinnati and West Okoboji 314
520 Fredonia and Duncombe 313
521 Fenton and Steamboat Rock 312
522 Massena 311
523 Bronson 310
524 Ladora 308
525 Kelley 306
526 Auburn and Blakesburg 302
527 Frederika and Alta Vista 301
528 Peterson 300
529 South English and Denmark 299
530 Hornick 298
531 Malcom 297
532 Kellerton 295
533 Liscomb and Harcourt 291
534 Lytton and Harvey 290
535 Pulaski 289
536 Stone City 288
537 Yale 287
538 Ridgeway and Rowley 285
539 Holland and Barnum 284
540 Bode 282
541 Woden 281
542 Mallard 280
543 Greeley and Wadena 279
544 Farmersburg 278
545 Modale and Goose Lake 275
546 New Providence 273
547 Marathon 270
548 Lester 269
549 Harpers Ferry 268
550 Renwick 267
551 Martelle 266
552 Barnes City and Lockridge 265
553 Chester 263
554 Kiron 262
555 Crawfordsville 261
556 Riverton and Cantril 260
557 Fort Atkinson, Montour, and Chapin 259
558 Rhodes and Persia 257
559 Protivin and Dedham 256
560 Mingo 255
561 Arthur 254
562 Blencoe 253
563 Deep River 252
564 Prescott, Cumberland, and Stockport 250
565 Low Moor and Sheldahl 249
566 Pisgah 248
567 Leland 247
568 Delta and Floris 246
569 Paton 245
570 Halbur 243
571 Jamaica, Chelsea, and Burr Oak 242
572 Keswick 241
573 Defiance 240
574 Beaman and La Motte 238
575 Alvord 236
576 Stockton and Melvin 235
577 Aurora 234
578 Waucoma 233
579 Woodburn and Corwith 230
580 Hillsboro 228
581 Grand River 227
582 Sun Valley Lake and Silver City 224
583 Macedonia 223
584 Boxholm, Clare, and Moorhead 221
585 Coin 220
586 Onslow and Sherrill 219
587 Cushing 218
588 Dixon and Cleghorn 216
589 Coulter 214
590 Moorland and West Amana 212
591 Lakota and Hanlontown 211
592 St. Marys 210
593 Meriden and Lineville 209
594 Davis City 208
595 Rippey 207
596 Parnell 206
597 Decatur City 205
598 Dickens and Dundee 204
599 Luxemburg 203
600 Crystal Lake and Larrabee 202
601 Panama 201
602 Lambs Grove 200
603 Lone Rock 199
604 Olds, Washta, and College Springs 197
605 Shambaugh and Clutier 196
606 Joice 195
607 Volga and Fostoria 194
608 Elberon, Hancock, and Leighton 193
609 Calumet 192
610 Thurman 191
611 Van Wert and Randolph 190
612 Ollie 189
613 Castalia and Randall 188
614 Soldier and Westgate 187
615 Linden, Twin Lakes, and Webb 186
616 Lucas and Smithland 185
617 Searsboro, Rake, and Prairieburg 184
618 Thor and Garden Grove 183
619 Weldon and Swaledale 181
620 Wallingford 180
621 Kirkville 179
622 Homestead 178
623 Meservey, Archer, and Tingley 177
624 McClelland 176
625 Reasnor and Patterson 175
626 Whitten 173
627 Drakesville 172
628 Mitchell 171
629 Monmouth and Haverhill 169
630 Superior and Climbing Hill 168
631 New Liberty 166
632 Fraser 165
633 Rome 164
634 St. Lucas, Woolstock, and Rickardsville 163
635 Portsmouth and Stout 162
636 Bouton, Pilot Mound, Rembrandt, and North Washington 161
637 Rose Hill and Gray 160
638 Maysville and Westfield 159
639 Dawson 158
640 Gravity and Oakville 157
641 Palmer 156
642 Exline and Millersburg 154
643 Blockton, Bristow, and Melrose 153
644 Braddyville and Houghton 152
645 Welton and Magnolia 151
646 Hastings, Alexander, and Rock Falls 150
647 Kamrar 149
648 Luther, Harris, and Henderson 147
649 Baldwin 146
650 Brayton 145
651 Geneva and Rowan 143
652 Bridgewater and Linn Grove 140
653 Lanesboro, St. Donatus, Weston, and Somers 139
654 St. Olaf and Luzerne 138
655 Centralia, Springbrook, Ferguson, and Havelock 137
656 Ayrshire 136
657 Little Sioux, Delaware, and Derby 133
658 Willey, Westphalia, and Vincent 130
659 Garber 129
660 Webster, Goodell, Morley, and Blairsburg 128
661 Beaver and Bernard 127
662 Arion 126
663 Martinsburg and Truesdale 125
664 Ricketts 124
665 Morrison 122
666 Macksburg, Lincoln, and St. Joseph 121
667 McIntire, Mount Auburn, Masonville, Lidderdale, Toronto, Green Mountain, and Marne 120
668 Waterville 117
669 Oakland Acres 116
670 Watkins and St. Anthony 115
671 Stanley 114
672 Sharpsburg, Andover, and Williamson 113
673 Hamilton 112
674 Oto, Rutland, Mineola, Clemons, and Struble 111
675 Franklin 110
676 Grant 108
677 Spragueville and Bentley 107
678 South Amana, Brunsville, and Gruver 105
679 Zwingle and High Amana 104
680 Marysville 103
681 Carpenter, Cromwell, and Percival 102
682 Ledyard, Nemaha, and St. Paul 100
683 Garden City 99
684 Promise City, Buckeye, Hartwick, and East Peru 98
685 Chillicothe 97
686 Harper, Mona, Varina, Westwood, Millerton, and Duncan 96
687 Castana 94
688 Mount Union, Greenville, Hansell, and North Buena Vista 93
689 Craig 92
690 West Chester and Nodaway 91
691 Hardy 90
692 Oyens 88
693 Arispe 87
694 Douds, Clio, and Wiota 86
695 Panorama Park 85
696 Frytown and New Haven 84
697 Graf 83
698 River Sioux and Chatsworth 82
699 Rathbun and Dolliver 81
700 Turin 80
701 Center Junction 79
702 Unionville, Dana, and Ralston 78
703 Cylinder 76
704 Thornburg 75
705 Sandyville 74
706 Vining, Tennant, and Curlew 73
707 Guernsey and Knierim 72
708 Sageville and Matlock 71
709 Keomah Village, California Junction, Swan, and Numa 69
710 Balltown 68
711 Colwell 67
712 Scarville and Ackworth 66
713 Kirkman 65
714 Dougherty 64
715 Galt, Ottosen, and Bassett 63
716 Bradford 62
717 Spring Hill, Thayer, and Randalia 60
718 Redding, Yorktown, and Plano 59
719 Rodney, Aredale, and Coburg 58
720 Bradgate 57
721 Pleasant Plain 56
722 Plover 55
723 Rinard, Shannon City, Osterdock, Bevington, and Owasa 54
724 Kent, Burchinal, and Kinross 53
725 Rossie, Orchard, and Northboro 50
726 Coppock 49
727 Popejoy and Gibson 48
728 Jackson Junction 47
729 Valeria 46
730 Benton 43
731 Hayesville 42
732 Jolley 41
733 Leando, East Amana, Bolan, and Loveland 40
734 Clayton and Rodman 39
735 Cotter, Beaconsfield, and Sexton 38
736 Carbon and Udell 37
737 Toeterville, Rochester, Mount Sterling, and Ellston 36
738 Gillett Grove and Imogene 35
739 Jacksonville 32
740 Hepburn 30
741 Blanchard and Corley 29
742 Bankston 28
743 Portland 27
744 Elkport 25
745 Yetter 22
746 Berkley 21
747 Pleasanton and Little Cedar 20
748 Maloy, Buck Grove, and Conway 19
749 Aspinwall 18
750 Durango 17
751 Delphos 15
752 St. Benedict 14
753 Hutchins 13
754 Athelstan 11
755 Pioneer, Hayfield, and Otranto 8
756 Le Roy 6

The table above displays population estimates data for all cities where data are available from the following dataset:

United States Census Bureau / American FactFinder. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2016". 2016 Population Estimates Program. Web. July 2017. https://www.census.gov.

For all other cities where data aren't available in the above dataset, the following dataset is use:

United States Census Bureau. "B01001 Sex by Age." 2012 - 2016 American Community Survey. U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey Office. Web. 7 December 2017 http://ftp2.census.gov/.

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