Latest Data (2018)
Population 824
Nationwide Rank 11161

Quick Facts

Benkelman, Nebraska is the 11,161st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Benkelman, Nebraska is a city.

Benkelman, Nebraska is currently 31.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Benkelman, Nebraska's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
11151 O'Donnell, Texas 826 -17.6%
11152 Pond Creek, Oklahoma 826 -7.3%
11153 Selma, Indiana 826 -7.1%
11154 Emmonak, Alaska 825 7.4%
11155 Fertile, Minnesota 825 -7.9%
11156 Footville, Wisconsin 825 4.9%
11157 Ridge Farm, Illinois 825 -9.3%
11158 Angelica, New York 824 -8.5%
11159 Apple Valley, Utah 824 86.8%
11160 Beckville, Texas 824 9.5%
11161 Benkelman, Nebraska 824 -17.9%
11162 Clay City, Indiana 824 -19.0%
11163 Claysville, Pennsylvania 824 14.1%
11164 Langley, Oklahoma 824 24.0%
11165 Owensville, Ohio 824 -2.6%
11166 Penney Farms, Florida 824 42.0%
11167 Russellville, Missouri 824 8.8%
11168 Shalimar, Florida 824 14.6%
11169 Argyle, Wisconsin 823 0.1%
11170 Epps, Louisiana 823 -28.5%
11171 Middlesex, North Carolina 823 -2.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
8364 Mitchell 1,641 -10.3%
8386 Ainsworth 1,628 -12.3%
8416 Tecumseh 1,620 -5.3%
8433 Springfield 1,612 10.7%
8482 Albion 1,592 -10.7%
8644 Bennington 1,521 46.2%
8658 Neligh 1,516 -8.0%
8672 Stanton 1,511 -6.6%
8677 Gordon 1,508 -13.7%
8690 Hebron 1,505 -3.5%
8764 Bridgeport 1,476 -7.2%
8766 Hartington 1,476 -9.9%
8865 Sutton 1,438 -0.6%
9031 Wakefield 1,381 -1.5%
9067 Ravenna 1,369 0.0%
9114 Wood River 1,349 11.7%
9131 Wymore 1,342 -18.6%
9139 Sutherland 1,339 14.8%
9237 Arlington 1,304 8.4%
9267 Louisville 1,295 23.6%
9305 Yutan 1,285 5.7%
9339 North Bend 1,275 4.9%
9452 Atkinson 1,238 -0.5%
9464 Fullerton 1,234 -10.7%
9569 Battle Creek 1,202 3.9%
9604 Plainview 1,195 -11.2%
9654 Burwell 1,178 4.8%
9665 Oakland 1,176 -13.8%
9668 Terrytown 1,175 -4.0%
9683 Wisner 1,171 -7.5%
9759 Alma 1,150 -4.7%
9771 Stromsburg 1,148 -6.2%
9825 Grant 1,131 -6.9%
9881 Pender 1,113 -2.8%
9918 Bayard 1,103 -11.3%
9948 Creighton 1,094 -13.3%
9964 Weeping Water 1,091 -0.9%
9976 Eagle 1,086 -2.0%
10079 Shelton 1,055 -7.6%
10189 Cambridge 1,026 -2.8%
10342 Loup City 991 0.2%
10360 Henderson 987 0.0%
10402 Friend 978 -16.6%
10406 Arapahoe 976 -4.5%
10446 Harvard 968 -2.7%
10455 Kenesaw 966 11.4%
10489 Fort Calhoun 959 11.7%
10519 Bennet 954 64.7%
10537 Elm Creek 948 6.0%
10546 Crawford 947 -14.0%
10552 Bloomfield 946 -15.5%
10565 Genoa 944 -3.7%
10573 Franklin 942 -7.4%
10602 Tilden 936 -13.2%
10621 Red Cloud 932 -17.3%
10674 Ponca 923 -13.8%
10681 Laurel 921 -6.2%
10705 Waterloo 915 26.9%
10790 Ceresco 895 -2.5%
10793 Morrill 895 -6.3%
10801 Randolph 894 -5.7%
10839 Curtis 884 6.8%
10900 Blue Hill 870 0.5%
10907 Rushville 869 -12.5%
10916 Chappell 867 -11.8%
10959 Osceola 858 -6.5%
11035 Doniphan 845 10.3%
11063 Pawnee City 841 -18.4%
11074 Utica 839 -2.2%
11115 Hooper 832 0.7%
11131 Juniata 829 13.4%
11161 Benkelman 824 -17.9%
11182 Humboldt 821 -12.3%
11193 Humphrey 819 4.0%
11261 Oshkosh 807 -8.3%
11267 Scribner 806 -16.9%
11279 Lyons 803 -16.4%
11287 Walthill 802 -11.4%
11290 Emerson 801 -1.8%
11316 Minatare 797 -11.1%
11328 Winnebago 796 7.7%
11330 Cairo 795 0.0%
11450 Hemingford 774 -21.7%
11543 Peru 758 -17.6%
11578 Axtell 752 7.7%
11586 Osmond 751 -5.2%
11647 Oxford 740 -15.0%
11661 Deshler 737 -15.8%
11745 Clay Center 724 -15.6%
11825 Newman Grove 710 -10.6%
11838 Shelby 708 3.2%
11881 Bertrand 700 -11.0%
11990 Elwood 683 -10.1%
12083 Crofton 669 -11.0%
12114 Hershey 665 -5.8%
12147 St. Edward 660 -16.5%
12149 Alda 659 1.0%
12164 Beemer 656 -14.6%
12167 Elmwood 656 -2.2%
12242 Clarkson 646 -6.1%
12386 Elgin 621 -15.2%
12455 Adams 611 25.4%
12561 Firth 599 7.1%
12585 Dodge 596 -14.8%
12593 Boys Town 595 -27.2%
12615 Greenwood 591 8.2%
12652 Stuart 587 -5.4%
12656 Cedar Bluffs 585 -5.0%
12684 Wausa 582 -7.9%
12712 Howells 577 -8.8%
12717 Dorchester 576 -6.3%
12733 Beaver City 573 -9.9%
12734 Culbertson 573 -3.0%
12739 Arnold 572 -7.5%
12785 Wauneta 567 -8.6%
12805 Overton 564 -13.0%
12825 Palmyra 562 2.7%
12900 Mead 554 -2.1%
12926 Indianola 551 -14.0%
12967 Bassett 543 -26.8%
12972 Valparaiso 543 -3.3%
12995 Trenton 540 6.5%
13008 Verdigre 539 4.2%
13036 Hay Springs 535 -23.2%
13094 Callaway 527 -17.2%
13096 Exeter 527 -25.6%
13122 Homer 524 -11.3%
13127 Fairmont 523 -23.8%
13284 De Witt 504 -11.8%
13292 Sargent 504 -22.1%
13402 Paxton 492 -19.3%
13506 Murray 480 -6.6%
13565 Bancroft 474 -8.6%
13581 Cortland 473 -3.4%
13653 Palmer 466 -0.6%
13663 Sterling 465 -8.2%
13666 Decatur 464 -24.7%
13682 Mullen 463 -13.1%
13789 Edgar 451 -16.3%
13798 Nelson 450 -22.8%
13830 Coleridge 446 -17.1%
13873 Spalding 443 -20.7%
13978 Hampton 432 -1.1%
14001 Greeley Center 428 -18.9%
14004 McCool Junction 428 12.9%
14024 Leigh 426 -3.6%
14054 Ansley 423 -18.3%
14060 Spencer 423 -21.3%
14081 Brady 420 14.7%
14102 Bellwood 418 -6.2%
14120 Beaver Crossing 415 -9.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 824 11,161
2017 840 11,061
2016 857 10,961
2015 840 11,061
2014 888 10,798
2013 931 10,615
2012 952 10,522
2011 941 10,575
2010 953 10,518
2009 839 11,005
2008 835 11,026
2007 851 10,930
2006 870 10,823
2005 890 10,724
2004 922 10,560
2003 938 10,486
2002 943 10,450
2001 958 10,376
2000 1,004 10,175
1990 1,200 8,979