Latest Data (2015)
Population 56,764
Nationwide Rank 657

Quick Facts

Ankeny, Iowa is the 657th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Ankeny, Iowa is a city.

Ankeny, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Ankeny had its largest population ever.

Ankeny, Iowa is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 94% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Ankeny, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
651 Grand Forks, North Dakota 15.7%
652 Fountain Valley, California 3.5%
653 St. Peters, Missouri 10.6%
654 Diamond Bar, California 0.9%
655 Taunton, Massachusetts 1.1%
656 Oak Lawn, Illinois 2.8%
657 Ankeny, Iowa 105.7%
658 Chicopee, Massachusetts 3.6%
659 Berwyn, Illinois 4.4%
660 Manhattan, Kansas 23.1%
661 Smyrna, Georgia 26.0%
662 Dearborn Heights, Michigan -3.8%
663 Porterville, California 22.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 56,764 657
2014 53,801 692
2013 51,567 715
2012 49,080 751
2011 47,175 781
2010 45,582 793
2009 42,648 828
2008 41,752 842
2007 40,578 852
2006 38,669 884
2005 36,039 939
2004 34,555 975
2003 30,740 1,077
2002 29,521 1,114
2001 28,315 1,140
2000 27,584 1,161
1990 18,590 1,472