Latest Data (2017)
Population 132,228
Nationwide Rank 209

Quick Facts

Cedar Rapids, Iowa is the 209th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa is a city.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Cedar Rapids had its largest population ever.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
199 Roseville, California 135,329 66.4%
200 Warren, Michigan 135,022 -2.2%
201 Charleston, South Carolina 134,875 36.2%
202 Hampton, Virginia 134,669 -8.0%
203 Surprise, Arizona 134,085 314.5%
204 Columbia, South Carolina 133,114 11.5%
205 Coral Springs, Florida 133,037 11.1%
206 Visalia, California 133,010 39.1%
207 Sterling Heights, Michigan 132,631 6.3%
208 Gainesville, Florida 132,249 17.0%
209 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 132,228 8.5%
210 New Haven, Connecticut 131,014 5.8%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 130,824 11.3%
212 Elizabeth, New Jersey 130,215 7.7%
213 Concord, California 129,783 6.1%
214 Thousand Oaks, California 128,995 9.8%
215 Kent, Washington 128,458 59.3%
216 Santa Clara, California 127,134 24.1%
217 Simi Valley, California 126,878 13.3%
218 Lafayette, Louisiana 126,848 13.3%
219 Topeka, Kansas 126,587 2.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
100 Des Moines 217,521 8.9%
209 Cedar Rapids 132,228 8.5%
298 Davenport 102,320 4.1%
410 Sioux City 82,514 -2.8%
464 Iowa City 75,798 20.5%
535 Waterloo 67,587 -1.7%
547 Ames 66,498 30.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 132,228 209
2016 131,127 207
2015 130,405 203
2014 129,195 203
2013 128,429 199
2012 128,119 197
2011 127,884 195
2010 126,326 195
2009 127,764 189
2008 127,202 188
2007 126,132 186
2006 124,717 187
2005 123,965 187
2004 122,932 189
2003 122,946 189
2002 123,346 184
2001 122,764 185
2000 121,836 181
1990 108,854 179