Latest Data (2016)
Population 131,127
Nationwide Rank 207

Quick Facts

Cedar Rapids, Iowa is the 207th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa is a city.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Cedar Rapids had its largest population ever.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
197 Waco, Texas 134,432 17.2%
198 Charleston, South Carolina 134,385 35.7%
199 Columbia, South Carolina 134,309 12.5%
200 Denton, Texas 133,808 59.9%
201 Carrollton, Texas 133,351 20.9%
202 Surprise, Arizona 132,677 310.1%
203 Roseville, California 132,671 63.1%
204 Sterling Heights, Michigan 132,427 6.2%
205 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 131,947 86.2%
206 Gainesville, Florida 131,591 16.4%
207 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 131,127 7.6%
208 Visalia, California 131,074 37.0%
209 Coral Springs, Florida 130,059 8.6%
210 New Haven, Connecticut 129,934 4.9%
211 Stamford, Connecticut 129,113 9.8%
212 Thousand Oaks, California 128,888 9.7%
213 Concord, California 128,726 5.2%
214 Elizabeth, New Jersey 128,640 6.4%
215 Lafayette, Louisiana 127,626 14.0%
216 Kent, Washington 127,514 58.1%
217 Topeka, Kansas 126,808 2.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
102 Des Moines 215,472 7.9%
207 Cedar Rapids 131,127 7.6%
296 Davenport 102,612 4.4%
406 Sioux City 82,872 -2.4%
470 Iowa City 74,398 18.3%
521 Waterloo 67,934 -1.2%
546 Ames 66,191 29.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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