Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,428
Nationwide Rank 4519

Quick Facts

Algona, Iowa is the 4,519th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Algona, Iowa is a city.

Algona, Iowa is currently 12.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Algona, Iowa's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Algona, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4509 Stokesdale, North Carolina 5,458 66.9%
4510 Canal Fulton, Ohio 5,452 6.3%
4511 Rockwood, Tennessee 5,452 0.4%
4512 Vail, Colorado 5,450 17.7%
4513 Cottleville, Missouri 5,446 166.4%
4514 Waynesboro, Georgia 5,441 -6.3%
4515 Indian Wells, California 5,440 34.9%
4516 Jonesborough, Tennessee 5,439 25.2%
4517 Blaine, Washington 5,436 43.3%
4518 Pinckneyville, Illinois 5,429 -1.0%
4519 Algona, Iowa 5,428 -5.3%
4520 Pana, Illinois 5,428 -8.6%
4521 Smiths Station, Alabama 5,427 18.2%
4522 Terrell Hills, Texas 5,425 8.0%
4523 Wake Village, Texas 5,425 2.4%
4524 Sayre, Pennsylvania 5,424 -6.5%
4525 Northfield, Illinois 5,422 -2.5%
4526 Northwood, Ohio 5,420 -1.1%
4527 Berlin, Wisconsin 5,416 2.3%
4528 New Hempstead, New York 5,415 12.1%
4529 Starke, Florida 5,411 -3.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2974 Fort Madison 10,468 -10.0%
2977 Storm Lake 10,458 4.0%
2989 Fairfield 10,414 8.5%
3009 Pella 10,335 3.9%
3024 Keokuk 10,274 -9.6%
3054 Waverly 10,153 13.1%
3069 Pleasant Hill 10,064 91.6%
3087 Le Mars 9,996 8.1%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,428 4,519
2017 5,468 4,483
2016 5,515 4,456
2015 5,470 4,459
2014 5,479 4,440
2013 5,513 4,422
2012 5,509 4,403
2011 5,513 4,401
2010 5,560 4,351
2009 5,227 4,471
2008 5,243 4,450
2007 5,304 4,385
2006 5,368 4,334
2005 5,446 4,282
2004 5,498 4,223
2003 5,512 4,198
2002 5,566 4,161
2001 5,636 4,112
2000 5,735 4,045
1990 6,200 3,520