Latest Data (2015)
Population 39,462
Nationwide Rank 958

Quick Facts

Cape Girardeau, Missouri is the 958th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Cape Girardeau, Missouri is a city.

Cape Girardeau, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Cape Girardeau had its largest population ever.

Cape Girardeau, Missouri's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Cape Girardeau, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
952 Woburn, Massachusetts 5.7%
953 Bremerton, Washington 6.1%
954 Hallandale Beach, Florida 14.8%
955 Clovis, New Mexico 21.2%
956 Annapolis, Maryland 9.6%
957 Weslaco, Texas 37.1%
958 Cape Girardeau, Missouri 11.2%
959 Bullhead City, Arizona 16.1%
960 Chelsea, Massachusetts 12.2%
961 Grove City, Ohio 42.4%
962 Atlantic City, New Jersey -2.9%
963 Pacifica, California 2.2%
964 Germantown, Tennessee 3.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 39,462 958
2014 39,167 952
2013 38,816 953
2012 38,544 950
2011 38,368 943
2010 37,941 940
2009 37,657 934
2008 37,298 936
2007 37,059 932
2006 36,729 930
2005 36,217 938
2004 35,974 928
2003 35,686 924
2002 35,670 922
2001 35,647 909
2000 35,466 909
1990 34,929 785