Latest Data (2016)
Population 55,130
Nationwide Rank 680

Quick Facts

Anderson, Indiana is the 680th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Anderson, Indiana is a city.

Anderson, Indiana is currently 7.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Anderson, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Anderson, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
670 Weymouth Town, Massachusetts 55,972
671 Dearborn Heights, Michigan 55,761 -4.4%
672 Berwyn, Illinois 55,748 3.3%
673 Bradenton, Florida 55,687 11.2%
674 Hempstead, New York 55,555 4.4%
675 Hanford, California 55,547 32.3%
676 Rocky Mount, North Carolina 55,466 -5.7%
677 Port Arthur, Texas 55,427 -3.8%
678 Shoreline, Washington 55,333 4.0%
679 Kettering, Ohio 55,306 -4.0%
680 Anderson, Indiana 55,130 -7.5%
681 Decatur, Alabama 55,072 1.8%
682 Gilroy, California 55,069 32.0%
683 Richland, Washington 54,989 41.2%
684 Manhattan, Kansas 54,983 20.2%
685 Highland, California 54,939 22.4%
686 Paramount, California 54,909 -0.8%
687 Commerce City, Colorado 54,869 159.4%
688 Huntersville, North Carolina 54,839 109.7%
689 Euless, Texas 54,769 18.4%
690 Pocatello, Idaho 54,746 6.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
300 South Bend 101,735 -6.1%
353 Carmel 91,065 70.0%
355 Fishers 90,127 130.8%
391 Bloomington 84,465 18.8%
444 Hammond 77,134 -6.8%
451 Gary 76,424 -25.4%
490 Lafayette 71,782 16.8%
510 Muncie 69,010 -2.5%
604 Terre Haute 60,852 2.2%
614 Noblesville 60,183 100.2%
650 Kokomo 57,799 23.2%
664 Greenwood 56,545 53.9%
680 Anderson 55,130 -7.5%
730 Elkhart 52,221 -0.7%
784 Mishawaka 48,679 3.5%
797 Lawrence 47,866 22.4%
814 Jeffersonville 47,124 57.3%
820 Columbus 46,850 19.1%
831 West Lafayette 45,872 59.8%
1028 Westfield 37,221 140.7%
1041 New Albany 36,670 -3.0%
1045 Portage 36,505 8.6%
1073 Richmond 35,664 -8.7%
1088 Merrillville 34,994 14.5%
1150 Valparaiso 33,104 17.1%
1155 Goshen 33,034 10.6%
1204 Plainfield 31,409 53.0%
1214 Michigan City 31,157 -5.2%
1284 Crown Point 29,176 47.0%
1306 Schererville 28,701 14.9%
1310 Marion 28,592 -11.5%
1320 East Chicago 28,418 -12.1%
1328 Hobart 28,248 10.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 55,130 680
2015 55,305 681
2014 55,455 667
2013 55,670 655
2012 55,554 647
2011 55,874 636
2010 56,129 623
2009 57,189 590
2008 57,115 580
2007 57,003 577
2006 57,139 572
2005 57,194 571
2004 57,670 550
2003 58,161 533
2002 58,710 519
2001 59,125 505
2000 59,616 489
1990 59,494 413