Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,386
Nationwide Rank 5088

Quick Facts

Adel, Iowa is the 5,088th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Adel, Iowa is a city.

Adel, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Adel had its largest population ever.

Adel, Iowa is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5078 Tuscola, Illinois 4,409 -1.6%
5079 Garwood, New Jersey 4,408 6.1%
5080 Coleman, Texas 4,406 -13.4%
5081 Lawrenceville, Illinois 4,406 -6.7%
5082 Madeira Beach, Florida 4,406 -2.3%
5083 Hurstbourne, Kentucky 4,403 13.5%
5084 St. James, Minnesota 4,402 -5.5%
5085 Larksville, Pennsylvania 4,401 -6.0%
5086 Mauston, Wisconsin 4,394 16.6%
5087 Mullins, South Carolina 4,387 -12.5%
5088 Adel, Iowa 4,386 26.8%
5089 Watertown, Minnesota 4,386 40.2%
5090 Plain City, Ohio 4,379 53.0%
5091 Sauk Centre, Minnesota 4,379 10.8%
5092 Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin 4,378 35.2%
5093 Bayside, Wisconsin 4,377 -2.9%
5094 South Hill, Virginia 4,377 -3.8%
5095 Algood, Tennessee 4,376 47.7%
5096 Cramerton, North Carolina 4,376 46.3%
5097 Ligonier, Indiana 4,372 0.6%
5098 Belton, South Carolina 4,370 -2.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3408 Mount Pleasant 8,497 -2.6%
3447 Denison 8,362 13.9%
3625 Creston 7,839 3.5%
3650 Webster City 7,787 -4.6%
3678 Decorah 7,701 -5.6%
3720 Sioux Center 7,579 24.7%
3725 Clear Lake 7,562 -7.5%
3738 Perry 7,517 -2.0%
3773 Washington 7,395 4.7%
3779 Charles City 7,373 -5.3%
3790 Hiawatha 7,353 12.7%
3849 Knoxville 7,181 -7.2%
3976 Nevada 6,777 1.3%
4012 Atlantic 6,689 -7.7%
4064 Eldridge 6,543 55.0%
4187 Bondurant 6,178 230.1%
4200 Orange City 6,141 9.0%
4239 Independence 6,050 -0.1%
4276 Oelwein 5,960 -10.7%
4296 Maquoketa 5,920 -3.5%
4351 Estherville 5,793 -12.4%
4427 Asbury 5,586 124.9%
4483 Algona 5,468 -4.6%
4492 Centerville 5,446 -7.8%
4506 Red Oak 5,415 -12.8%
4517 Anamosa 5,391 -2.0%
4545 Clarinda 5,334 -5.9%
4556 Glenwood 5,312 -1.5%
4579 Winterset 5,276 10.8%
4606 DeWitt 5,218
4655 Vinton 5,114 0.1%
4668 Spirit Lake 5,096 19.2%
4682 Osceola 5,076 6.4%
4686 Sheldon 5,067 0.9%
4699 Iowa Falls 5,048 -2.8%
4715 Manchester 5,016 -4.9%
4749 Windsor Heights 4,953 3.7%
4774 Shenandoah 4,909 -11.1%
4777 Cherokee 4,905 -8.3%
4800 Harlan 4,881 -7.6%
4854 Evansdale 4,763 5.3%
4893 Sergeant Bluff 4,706 40.8%
4928 Polk City 4,646 97.7%
4955 Humboldt 4,597 3.1%
5052 Mount Vernon 4,435 16.0%
5088 Adel 4,386 26.8%
5146 Camanche 4,305 2.2%
5199 Carlisle 4,238 18.0%
5200 Hampton 4,237 0.6%
5211 Dyersville 4,220 4.1%
5257 Jefferson 4,150 -10.0%
5278 Chariton 4,122 -10.0%
5300 Forest City 4,091 -6.9%
5394 Le Claire 3,969 35.5%
5465 Monticello 3,871 6.1%
5527 Carter Lake 3,787 16.4%
5533 Huxley 3,782 61.8%
5537 Cresco 3,776 -3.1%
5542 Emmetsburg 3,771 -3.3%
5548 Albia 3,762 0.0%
5554 West Liberty 3,755 12.0%
5558 Rock Valley 3,746 30.2%
5589 Waukon 3,697 -10.4%
5687 Osage 3,574 3.3%
5768 Robins 3,470 87.9%
5800 Eagle Grove 3,428 -7.5%
5816 New Hampton 3,413 -7.4%
5833 Story City 3,396 4.7%
5863 Tiffin 3,361 207.2%
6005 Tipton 3,218 1.6%
6075 Williamsburg 3,139 18.5%
6185 Garner 3,052 4.1%
6206 Milford 3,025 21.7%
6298 West Burlington 2,927 -7.2%
6390 Wilton 2,832 0.0%
6409 Onawa 2,809 -9.3%
6452 Tama 2,775 1.9%
6458 Clarion 2,769 -6.4%
6543 Jesup 2,708 22.4%
6566 Grundy Center 2,689 3.2%
6587 Bloomfield 2,676 2.8%
6622 Eldora 2,653 -12.5%
6624 Missouri Valley 2,649 -11.3%
6637 Fairfax 2,631 172.9%
6643 Solon 2,626 119.0%
6662 Sibley 2,611 -6.3%
6688 Madrid 2,587 6.8%
6732 Center Point 2,551 26.0%
6737 Rock Rapids 2,549 -0.7%
6740 Kalona 2,544 10.5%
6806 Hawarden 2,491 0.6%
6859 Marengo 2,451 -3.3%
6878 Belle Plaine 2,441 -15.1%
6938 West Branch 2,393 8.3%
6992 Hudson 2,354 11.0%
7008 West Union 2,346 -7.9%
7050 Belmond 2,317 -9.4%
7064 Hull 2,309 17.6%
7075 Mitchellville 2,303 12.7%
7111 Cascade 2,285 15.7%
7133 La Porte City 2,272 -2.0%
7141 Lamoni 2,267 -7.2%
7175 Lisbon 2,239 17.1%
7191 Ely 2,230 92.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,386 5,088
2016 4,293 5,144
2015 4,245 5,170
2014 4,171 5,209
2013 4,047 5,286
2012 3,922 5,359
2011 3,833 5,417
2010 3,682 5,511
2009 4,321 5,006
2008 4,272 5,033
2007 4,113 5,101
2006 4,010 5,145
2005 4,125 5,047
2004 3,929 5,160
2003 3,692 5,306
2002 3,624 5,340
2001 3,575 5,364
2000 3,458 5,449
1990 3,401 5,126