Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,954
Nationwide Rank 4759

Quick Facts

Adel, Iowa is the 4,759th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Adel, Iowa is a city.

Adel, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Adel had its largest population ever.

Adel, Iowa is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4749 Sugarcreek, Pennsylvania 4,965 -6.6%
4750 Raeford, North Carolina 4,962 29.8%
4751 Union Grove, Wisconsin 4,961 12.8%
4752 Carver, Minnesota 4,960 274.6%
4753 Glendive, Montana 4,960 1.9%
4754 Richland Center, Wisconsin 4,959 -3.7%
4755 Toronto, Ohio 4,959 -12.2%
4756 Circle Pines, Minnesota 4,958 6.2%
4757 Lake Worth, Texas 4,957 7.2%
4758 Concordia, Kansas 4,956 -12.8%
4759 Adel, Iowa 4,954 43.2%
4760 Swoyersville, Pennsylvania 4,954 -3.7%
4761 Medical Lake, Washington 4,952 29.3%
4762 Clementon, New Jersey 4,945 -0.6%
4763 Sparta, Tennessee 4,945 7.2%
4764 Buckley, Washington 4,944 17.6%
4765 Bolivar, Tennessee 4,937 -15.2%
4766 Ironwood, Michigan 4,936 -21.1%
4767 Lakeport, California 4,936 -0.1%
4768 Penn Yan, New York 4,936 -5.2%
4769 Willits, California 4,935 -2.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3123 Carroll 9,812 -2.5%
3210 Grinnell 9,320 2.4%
3354 Mount Pleasant 8,737 0.1%
3448 Denison 8,406 14.5%
3672 Creston 7,788 2.8%
3687 Webster City 7,723 -5.4%
3725 Sioux Center 7,614 25.3%
3732 Decorah 7,594 -7.0%
3734 Clear Lake 7,578 -7.3%
3770 Perry 7,456 -2.8%
3790 Hiawatha 7,393 13.3%
3797 Charles City 7,369 -5.4%
3814 Washington 7,309 3.4%
3853 Knoxville 7,204 -6.9%
3971 Eldridge 6,813 61.4%
3997 Nevada 6,751 0.9%
4039 Bondurant 6,646 255.2%
4068 Atlantic 6,577 -9.3%
4237 Orange City 6,107 8.4%
4247 Independence 6,073 0.1%
4266 Maquoketa 5,998 -2.2%
4288 Oelwein 5,942 -11.0%
4404 Estherville 5,686 -14.1%
4413 Asbury 5,665 128.1%
4479 Anamosa 5,507 0.0%
4494 Centerville 5,478 -7.2%
4519 Algona 5,428 -5.3%
4546 Clarinda 5,376 -5.2%
4560 Red Oak 5,333 -14.2%
4568 Winterset 5,318 11.7%
4570 Glenwood 5,316 -1.4%
4630 Osceola 5,193 8.8%
4643 DeWitt 5,169
4665 Sheldon 5,110 1.8%
4676 Vinton 5,093 -0.2%
4692 Spirit Lake 5,070 18.6%
4712 Iowa Falls 5,036 -3.0%
4738 Manchester 4,982 -5.5%
4759 Adel 4,954 43.2%
4785 Sergeant Bluff 4,913 47.0%
4797 Cherokee 4,900 -8.4%
4800 Windsor Heights 4,898 2.6%
4806 Shenandoah 4,890 -11.4%
4848 Harlan 4,827 -8.6%
4857 Polk City 4,809 104.7%
4881 Evansdale 4,757 5.1%
4975 Humboldt 4,589 2.9%
5060 Mount Vernon 4,454 16.5%
5131 Camanche 4,353 3.3%
5182 Carlisle 4,282 19.3%
5219 Hampton 4,236 0.6%
5223 Dyersville 4,225 4.3%
5250 Chariton 4,172 -9.0%
5269 Jefferson 4,148 -10.0%
5342 Forest City 4,047 -7.9%
5399 Le Claire 3,970 35.5%
5467 Monticello 3,885 6.4%
5476 Huxley 3,867 65.4%
5538 West Liberty 3,794 13.2%
5546 Carter Lake 3,784 16.3%
5552 Rock Valley 3,775 31.3%
5564 Cresco 3,754 -3.7%
5580 Albia 3,731 -0.7%
5587 Emmetsburg 3,713 -4.8%
5613 Waukon 3,683 -10.7%
5621 Tiffin 3,670 235.4%
5721 Osage 3,547 2.6%
5765 Robins 3,492 89.1%
5830 Eagle Grove 3,417 -7.7%
5846 New Hampton 3,394 -7.9%
5865 Story City 3,370 3.9%
6009 Tipton 3,223 1.8%
6086 Williamsburg 3,149 18.9%
6204 Garner 3,036 3.6%
6254 Milford 2,983 20.0%
6330 West Burlington 2,895 -8.2%
6395 Wilton 2,836 0.0%
6436 Onawa 2,787 -10.0%
6461 Fairfax 2,767 187.0%
6494 Tama 2,745 0.8%
6501 Clarion 2,741 -7.3%
6551 Jesup 2,710 22.5%
6568 Bloomfield 2,694 3.4%
6581 Grundy Center 2,682 2.9%
6585 Solon 2,680 123.5%
6644 Missouri Valley 2,633 -11.8%
6655 Eldora 2,621 -13.6%
6679 Sibley 2,602 -6.6%
6723 Madrid 2,562 5.8%
6729 Center Point 2,557 26.3%
6742 Rock Rapids 2,549 -0.7%
6753 Kalona 2,541 10.4%
6820 Hawarden 2,486 0.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,954 4,759
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