Latest Data (2018)
Population 1,925
Nationwide Rank 7746

Quick Facts

Alta, Iowa is the 7,746th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Alta, Iowa is a city.

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

Alta, Iowa is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
7736 Minneapolis, Kansas 1,933 -5.9%
7737 Jacksboro, Tennessee 1,932 2.1%
7738 Portola, California 1,932 -13.0%
7739 Durham, Oregon 1,931 39.3%
7740 Nettleton, Mississippi 1,931 -4.1%
7741 Rockdale, Illinois 1,931 2.2%
7742 Arcade, Georgia 1,930 18.6%
7743 Warson Woods, Missouri 1,930 -1.3%
7744 Alorton, Illinois 1,928 -29.7%
7745 Charleston, Mississippi 1,926 -12.1%
7746 Alta, Iowa 1,925 3.5%
7747 Englishtown, New Jersey 1,925 8.7%
7748 Hinckley, Minnesota 1,925 47.7%
7749 North Liberty, Indiana 1,925 31.2%
7750 Phoenix, Illinois 1,925 -10.6%
7751 Saltville, Virginia 1,925 -12.5%
7752 Limon, Colorado 1,924 -6.6%
7753 Tullytown, Pennsylvania 1,924 -5.2%
7754 Union, Mississippi 1,924 -4.8%
7755 Zwolle, Louisiana 1,924 7.9%
7756 Haskell, Oklahoma 1,923 -2.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
6854 Hudson 2,466 16.3%
6871 Marengo 2,455 -3.2%
6890 Belle Plaine 2,443 -15.0%
6908 West Branch 2,426 9.8%
7049 West Union 2,334 -8.4%
7084 Hull 2,307 17.5%
7088 Cascade 2,303 16.6%
7089 Ely 2,303 99.0%
7090 Mitchellville 2,303 12.7%
7101 Belmond 2,296 -10.2%
7158 La Porte City 2,259 -2.6%
7169 Lamoni 2,252 -7.8%
7175 Lisbon 2,247 17.5%
7245 Bellevue 2,196 -6.9%
7335 Toledo 2,141 -15.5%
7418 Rockwell City 2,096 -5.4%
7453 Postville 2,083 -8.3%
7475 Sac City 2,074 -12.8%
7484 Colfax 2,069 -7.1%
7516 Ida Grove 2,049 -12.3%
7563 Wapello 2,026 -4.4%
7570 Lake Mills 2,022 -5.6%
7583 Sigourney 2,015 -8.9%
7624 Ogden 1,994 -1.7%
7650 Northwood 1,976 -3.4%
7654 Britt 1,973 -3.7%
7681 Sumner 1,961 -6.5%
7700 Epworth 1,952 31.5%
7715 Parkersburg 1,943 3.0%
7733 Atkins 1,933 93.6%
7746 Alta 1,925 3.5%
7775 Audubon 1,912 -19.8%
7849 Monroe 1,874 3.4%
7891 Columbus Junction 1,855 -2.2%
7914 New London 1,846 -4.2%
7919 Denver 1,841 13.6%
7927 Durant 1,837 14.5%
7946 Leon 1,831 -7.1%
7988 Greenfield 1,811 -14.4%
7989 Guttenberg 1,811 -8.6%
8076 Peosta 1,772 167.6%
8166 Prairie City 1,729 26.3%
8179 Stuart 1,726 0.5%
8214 Dallas Center 1,714 6.7%
8262 Pleasantville 1,692 9.5%
8285 Farley 1,682 24.9%
8302 Blue Grass 1,674 43.0%
8322 Pocahontas 1,663 -14.9%
8333 Lake City 1,657 -9.0%
8360 Mount Ayr 1,643 -12.6%
8371 Reinbeck 1,637 -6.2%
8373 Walcott 1,637 7.2%
8410 Remsen 1,621 -7.8%
8439 Moville 1,610 1.1%
8453 Traer 1,604 0.6%
8480 Nashua 1,593 -1.6%
8489 Corydon 1,587 0.0%
8492 Hartley 1,587 -8.1%
8513 Manson 1,578 -16.3%
8619 Avoca 1,531 -4.7%
8627 Mediapolis 1,529 -7.1%
8682 Oakland 1,507 1.4%
8687 Ackley 1,505 -17.0%
8700 Guthrie Center 1,501 -9.6%
8748 Slater 1,483 12.8%
8760 Monona 1,477 -4.2%
8763 Urbana 1,477 42.0%
8771 Akron 1,473 -1.0%
8822 State Center 1,456 8.0%
8840 Corning 1,447 -18.8%
8841 Walford 1,446 17.8%
8884 Logan 1,431 -7.7%
8896 Manning 1,425 -4.1%
8910 Granger 1,420 118.7%
8914 Woodward 1,420 17.7%
8920 Earlham 1,417 9.0%
8929 Montezuma 1,412 -2.7%
8945 Wellman 1,408 -0.9%
8969 Woodbine 1,402 -10.5%
8971 Brooklyn 1,401 2.4%
8974 Kingsley 1,401 12.2%
8976 Bedford 1,400 -13.7%
8987 Lenox 1,397 -0.4%
9011 Lone Tree 1,389 20.6%
9016 Sanborn 1,387 2.5%
9054 Fayette 1,374 1.8%
9076 Holstein 1,364 -6.9%
9086 Nora Springs 1,359 -11.1%
9093 Tripoli 1,356 3.9%
9103 Clarksville 1,352 -6.1%
9197 Dysart 1,317 1.2%
9254 Maharishi Vedic City 1,300 1344.4%
9265 Arnolds Park 1,295 7.7%
9276 Central City 1,293 11.9%
9298 Manly 1,288 -3.9%
9308 New Sharon 1,284 -1.8%
9310 Shell Rock 1,284 -1.0%
9325 Dike 1,280 34.4%
9331 Buffalo 1,279 -7.5%
9355 Roland 1,271 -4.0%
9373 Alton 1,264 14.7%
9413 Melcher-Dallas 1,253 -3.5%
9427 Coon Rapids 1,246 -4.1%
9490 Strawberry Point 1,224 -11.2%
9516 Elkader 1,215 -17.0%
9644 Van Meter 1,181 36.0%
9696 Mapleton 1,168 -11.4%
9724 Jewell Junction 1,158 -6.4%
9731 Elk Run Heights 1,156 10.0%
9750 Villisca 1,153 -14.4%
9775 Gilbert 1,146 15.2%
9796 Laurens 1,140 -22.1%
9799 Springville 1,139 4.1%
9800 Baxter 1,138 7.8%
9820 Mechanicsville 1,133 -3.7%
9843 Fairbank 1,124 7.0%
9846 Lake Park 1,122 9.0%
9860 St. Ansgar 1,119 8.8%
9883 Sheffield 1,113 19.9%
9919 Glidden 1,103 -13.7%
9932 Malvern 1,099 -12.5%
9945 Winfield 1,096 -3.0%
9968 Hamburg 1,089 -13.5%
9989 Palo 1,084 75.1%
10000 Conrad 1,081 2.4%
10012 Lake View 1,077 -10.1%
10024 Panora 1,071 -8.6%
10031 Greene 1,068 -2.5%
10055 Aplington 1,061 0.3%
10056 Marcus 1,061 -6.6%
10090 George 1,052 0.3%
10103 University Heights 1,049 6.9%
10126 Sidney 1,042 -19.4%
10186 Riverside 1,027 10.3%
10263 Eddyville 1,007 -5.4%
10268 North English 1,006 1.3%
10302 De Soto 1,000 -1.5%
10345 Rockwell 990 0.0%
10346 Tabor 990 0.0%
10353 Allison 988 -1.6%
10365 Fruitland 986 38.4%
10379 Janesville 983 19.0%
10383 Paullina 983 -12.3%
10385 Sloan 983 -4.9%
10408 Dunlap 976 -14.3%
10418 Shellsburg 974 3.6%
10419 Swisher 974 20.8%
10435 Clarence 970 -4.4%
10439 Keota 969 -5.4%
10452 Gowrie 967 -7.1%
10464 Lawton 965 37.8%
10467 Aurelia 964 -9.1%
10468 Treynor 964 1.9%
10476 Preston 963 1.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 1,925 7,746
2017 1,936 7,725
2016 1,933 7,739
2015 1,936 7,720
2014 1,952 7,693
2013 1,961 7,654
2012 1,945 7,672
2011 1,904 7,739
2010 1,883 7,773
2009 1,862 7,754
2008 1,844 7,782
2007 1,827 7,802
2006 1,831 7,775
2005 1,833 7,754
2004 1,815 7,796
2003 1,834 7,749
2002 1,844 7,718
2001 1,836 7,722
2000 1,859 7,675
1990 1,854 7,215