Latest Data (2017)
Population 62,416
Nationwide Rank 596

Quick Facts

Ankeny, Iowa is the 596th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ankeny, Iowa is a city.

Ankeny, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Ankeny had its largest population ever.

Ankeny, Iowa is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Ankeny, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
586 Montebello, California 63,192 1.5%
587 Encinitas, California 63,184 8.6%
588 San Marcos, Texas 63,071 73.2%
589 Rowlett, Texas 62,868 39.3%
590 Lehi, Utah 62,712 218.6%
591 Coon Rapids, Minnesota 62,656 1.5%
592 Grand Junction, Colorado 62,475 36.8%
593 La Habra, California 62,466 5.0%
594 Waltham, Massachusetts 62,442 5.4%
595 Brentwood, California 62,433 152.4%
596 Ankeny, Iowa 62,416 126.2%
597 Springfield, Oregon 62,353 16.4%
598 Council Bluffs, Iowa 62,316 6.8%
599 Castle Rock, Colorado 62,276 197.6%
600 North Miami, Florida 62,225 4.1%
601 Hamilton, Ohio 62,092 2.4%
602 Noblesville, Indiana 61,882 105.8%
603 Moore, Oklahoma 61,523 49.0%
604 Burnsville, Minnesota 61,439 1.9%
605 National City, California 61,363 12.9%
606 Taylor, Michigan 61,276 -7.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
298 Davenport 102,320 4.1%
410 Sioux City 82,514 -2.8%
464 Iowa City 75,798 20.5%
535 Waterloo 67,587 -1.7%
547 Ames 66,498 30.5%
559 West Des Moines 65,608 39.0%
596 Ankeny 62,416 126.2%
598 Council Bluffs 62,316 6.8%
648 Dubuque 58,276 1.0%
873 Urbandale 43,592 47.7%
918 Cedar Falls 41,570 14.8%
975 Marion 39,400 48.3%
1076 Bettendorf 35,813 14.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 62,416 596
2016 58,627 639
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