Latest Data (2017)
Population 77,934
Nationwide Rank 443

Quick Facts

Bloomington, Illinois is the 443rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bloomington, Illinois is a city.

Bloomington, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Bloomington had its largest population ever.

Bloomington, Illinois's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bloomington, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
433 Springdale, Arkansas 79,599 66.3%
434 Pharr, Texas 79,487 67.7%
435 Manteca, California 79,268 57.2%
436 Alameda, California 79,177 9.2%
437 Parma, Ohio 79,167 -7.4%
438 New Braunfels, Texas 79,152 105.1%
439 Plymouth, Minnesota 78,395 18.7%
440 Franklin, Tennessee 78,321 68.8%
441 Milpitas, California 78,106 24.2%
442 Folsom, California 78,038 48.0%
443 Bloomington, Illinois 77,934 18.6%
444 Perris, California 77,879 113.9%
445 Bellflower, California 77,772 6.5%
446 Boynton Beach, Florida 77,702 28.2%
447 Scranton, Pennsylvania 77,605 2.3%
448 Racine, Wisconsin 77,542 -5.2%
449 Lake Charles, Louisiana 77,117 7.3%
450 Upland, California 76,999 11.8%
451 Baytown, Texas 76,804 15.2%
452 Loveland, Colorado 76,701 47.8%
453 Layton, Utah 76,691 30.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
175 Joliet 148,462 37.1%
176 Naperville 147,682 14.1%
177 Rockford 147,051 -3.1%
247 Springfield 114,868 2.3%
256 Peoria 112,883 -0.1%
258 Elgin 112,456 18.4%
377 Waukegan 87,729 -0.7%
379 Champaign 87,432 24.0%
409 Cicero 82,552 -3.4%
443 Bloomington 77,934 18.6%
467 Arlington Heights 75,634 -1.1%
469 Bolingbrook 75,201 32.0%
471 Evanston 74,756 0.8%
478 Schaumburg 74,184 -1.4%
492 Decatur 72,174 -11.8%
521 Palatine 68,644 3.4%
575 Skokie 63,978 0.9%
646 Orland Park 58,765 14.2%
649 Des Plaines 58,193 1.9%
665 Tinley Park 56,668 15.0%
675 Oak Lawn 56,087 1.5%
681 Berwyn 55,550 2.9%
705 Normal 54,284 18.9%
714 Mount Prospect 53,930 -4.0%
724 Wheaton 53,373 -3.9%
739 Oak Park 52,261 -0.4%
747 Hoffman Estates 51,567 3.7%
773 Downers Grove 49,540 -0.2%
813 Glenview 47,659 10.4%
830 Elmhurst 46,662 8.3%
871 Plainfield 43,926 219.5%
872 Lombard 43,745 2.5%
882 DeKalb 43,193 10.1%
906 Moline 42,231 -3.9%
908 Urbana 41,989 10.9%
916 Belleville 41,649 -1.6%
926 Buffalo Grove 41,226 -4.7%
927 Bartlett 41,149 11.7%
944 Crystal Lake 40,421 5.4%
951 Quincy 40,303 -0.9%
957 Carol Stream 39,989 -1.2%
959 Streamwood 39,978 9.1%
967 Romeoville 39,632 79.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 77,934 443
2016 78,005 433
2015 78,292 433
2014 78,730 420
2013 78,902 412
2012 77,733 417
2011 77,114 416
2010 76,610 415
2009 74,184 415
2008 73,199 416
2007 72,498 420
2006 71,486 424
2005 70,186 422
2004 69,652 425
2003 68,927 423
2002 67,758 430
2001 66,355 436
2000 65,685 436
1990 52,655 487