Latest Data (2018)
Population 6,577
Nationwide Rank 4068

Quick Facts

Atlantic, Iowa is the 4,068th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Atlantic, Iowa is a city.

Atlantic, Iowa is currently 12.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Atlantic, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Atlantic, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4058 Catasauqua, Pennsylvania 6,598 0.2%
4059 Guadalupe, Arizona 6,597 26.1%
4060 Martins Ferry, Ohio 6,596 -6.5%
4061 De Queen, Arkansas 6,595 11.7%
4062 Gunnison, Colorado 6,594 22.0%
4063 Marvin, North Carolina 6,592 357.7%
4064 Bridgeport, Texas 6,590 29.6%
4065 Bedford, Virginia 6,585 4.2%
4066 Hamilton, Alabama 6,584 -3.0%
4067 Woodfin, North Carolina 6,582 17.8%
4068 Atlantic, Iowa 6,577 -9.3%
4069 Tuckahoe, New York 6,575 5.9%
4070 Anadarko, Oklahoma 6,568 -1.0%
4071 Clairton, Pennsylvania 6,566 -22.1%
4072 Lawrence, New York 6,559 0.5%
4073 Lake City, South Carolina 6,557 1.2%
4074 West View, Pennsylvania 6,555 -9.3%
4075 Rittman, Ohio 6,551 2.3%
4076 Rossford, Ohio 6,548 1.9%
4077 Talent, Oregon 6,541 16.6%
4078 Sealy, Texas 6,538 21.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2617 Boone 12,470 -2.6%
2786 Norwalk 11,517 63.2%
2804 Oskaloosa 11,426 3.9%
2868 Spencer 11,031 -2.6%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 6,577 4,068
2017 6,689 4,012
2016 6,659 4,007
2015 6,833 3,923
2014 6,842 3,902
2013 6,937 3,856
2012 7,008 3,814
2011 7,030 3,793
2010 7,112 3,746
2009 6,728 3,825
2008 6,752 3,804
2007 6,767 3,778
2006 6,797 3,751
2005 6,800 3,729
2004 6,900 3,661
2003 7,036 3,587
2002 7,036 3,576
2001 7,156 3,502
2000 7,254 3,459
1990 7,523 3,068