Latest Data (2017)
Population 10,378
Nationwide Rank 2983

Quick Facts

Big Rapids, Michigan is the 2,983rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Big Rapids, Michigan is a city.

Big Rapids, Michigan is currently 15.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Big Rapids, Michigan's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Big Rapids, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2973 Cape Canaveral, Florida 10,413 17.7%
2974 Cambridge, Ohio 10,411 -9.7%
2975 Avon Park, Florida 10,408 22.5%
2976 Kennett, Missouri 10,399 -7.4%
2977 Bastrop, Louisiana 10,395 -20.1%
2978 Oregon, Wisconsin 10,390 37.4%
2979 Palatka, Florida 10,389 2.7%
2980 West Haverstraw, New York 10,388 0.7%
2981 Picayune, Mississippi 10,382 -1.5%
2982 Forest Acres, South Carolina 10,380 -0.4%
2983 Big Rapids, Michigan 10,378 -4.2%
2984 Alpine, Utah 10,371 42.2%
2985 Anderson, California 10,370 14.4%
2986 Vienna, West Virginia 10,370 -3.8%
2987 Massena, New York 10,368 -7.2%
2988 Arden Hills, Minnesota 10,362 7.2%
2989 Waterloo, Illinois 10,355 26.4%
2990 Vernon, Texas 10,346 -11.0%
2991 Pearsall, Texas 10,345 34.9%
2992 Cusseta-Chattahoochee County, Georgia 10,343 -31.0%
2993 Keokuk, Iowa 10,343 -9.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1769 Adrian 20,689 -7.1%
1775 Marquette 20,629 -0.2%
1815 Ferndale 20,070 -9.0%
1830 Monroe 19,875 -9.8%
1965 Trenton 18,255 -6.9%
2068 Wayne 16,947 -11.1%
2116 Hazel Park 16,489 -12.8%
2136 Mount Clemens 16,312 -5.8%
2182 Grandville 15,970 -2.1%
2219 Grosse Pointe Woods 15,560 -8.9%
2226 Traverse City 15,515 6.8%
2245 Berkley 15,331 -1.2%
2310 Fraser 14,608 -4.3%
2319 Owosso 14,539 -7.3%
2403 Wixom 13,831 3.4%
2419 Harper Woods 13,743 -3.6%
2436 Sault Ste. Marie 13,631 -4.6%
2517 Rochester 13,029 23.8%
2603 Woodhaven 12,486 -0.6%
2624 New Baltimore 12,380 62.3%
2649 Escanaba 12,223 -6.8%
2668 Riverview 12,107 -8.8%
2694 Clawson 11,946 -6.0%
2731 South Lyon 11,741 15.5%
2734 East Grand Rapids 11,731 8.9%
2809 Fenton 11,286 5.6%
2826 Niles 11,208 -8.0%
2832 Ionia 11,188 -3.1%
2844 Grosse Pointe Park 11,125 -10.6%
2875 Grand Haven 10,905 -2.3%
2876 Highland Park 10,900 -34.9%
2884 Sturgis 10,824 -4.0%
2897 Coldwater 10,764 3.4%
2899 Muskegon Heights 10,735 -10.8%
2938 Farmington 10,578 1.6%
2965 Cadillac 10,445 4.2%
2967 Beverly Hills 10,425 0.0%
2983 Big Rapids 10,378 -4.2%
2994 Melvindale 10,341 -3.6%
3062 Alpena 9,997 -11.4%
3071 Flat Rock 9,955 16.4%
3096 Benton Harbor 9,860 -12.8%
3123 Marysville 9,706 0.1%
3159 Howell 9,524 1.8%
3202 Saline 9,291 15.0%
3211 Ecorse 9,226 -17.8%
3233 Grosse Pointe Farms 9,158 -6.2%
3239 Plymouth 9,138 1.2%
3252 Charlotte 9,057 2.0%
3264 Alma 8,995 -3.2%
3355 Lapeer 8,712 -5.3%
3423 Greenville 8,441 5.5%
3435 Mason 8,409 16.4%
3442 Tecumseh 8,375 -3.3%
3446 St. Joseph 8,363 -4.7%
3481 Albion 8,285 -9.2%
3488 Center Line 8,273 -2.9%
3532 Menominee 8,148 -10.4%
3540 Hillsdale 8,141 -1.3%
3561 Ludington 8,061 -3.7%
3595 Flushing 7,949 -4.7%
3613 Grand Blanc 7,889 -4.1%
3614 Houghton 7,888 11.7%
3615 St. Johns 7,887 1.6%
3643 Grand Ledge 7,802 -0.2%
3680 Three Rivers 7,691 2.0%
3707 Brighton 7,611 12.5%
3749 River Rouge 7,482 -24.3%
3784 Iron Mountain 7,363 -9.7%
3799 Hudsonville 7,323 2.0%
3805 Hastings 7,313 3.0%
3813 St. Louis 7,298 9.7%
3858 Walled Lake 7,156 6.8%
3908 Marshall 6,996 -6.2%
4097 Milford 6,471 2.3%
4105 Ishpeming 6,445 -3.4%
4151 Huntington Woods 6,317 2.8%
4164 Rockford 6,264 34.5%
4194 Holly 6,158 -0.4%
4213 Manistee 6,107 -7.1%
4240 Milan 6,049 26.0%
4263 Northville 5,988 -7.3%
4310 Richmond 5,902 19.1%
4366 Dowagiac 5,754 -4.1%
4371 Belding 5,738 -2.1%
4377 Petoskey 5,724 -5.9%
4441 Zeeland 5,559 -4.2%
4464 Swartz Creek 5,512 7.7%
4544 St. Clair 5,335 -7.9%
4592 Frankenmuth 5,247 8.2%
4610 Chelsea 5,210 17.7%
4614 Springfield 5,197 0.0%
4615 Eaton Rapids 5,196 -2.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 10,378 2,983
2016 10,437 2,961
2015 10,397 2,959
2014 10,443 2,940
2013 10,517 2,904
2012 10,702 2,857
2011 10,698 2,843
2010 10,601 2,839
2009 10,313 2,867
2008 10,330 2,851
2007 10,305 2,836
2006 10,457 2,794
2005 10,762 2,692
2004 10,697 2,691
2003 10,871 2,641
2002 10,814 2,637
2001 10,784 2,623
2000 10,844 2,593
1990 12,293 2,074