Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,875
Nationwide Rank 6352

Quick Facts

Central City, Nebraska is the 6,352nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Central City, Nebraska is a city.

Central City, Nebraska is currently 4.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Central City, Nebraska's growth is below average. 61% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6342 Lodi, Ohio 2,884 -6.4%
6343 Roslyn, New York 2,882 11.9%
6344 Syracuse, Indiana 2,882 -7.1%
6345 Williamstown, West Virginia 2,882 -3.6%
6346 Belle Meade, Tennessee 2,881 -2.2%
6347 Elkton, Virginia 2,881 9.3%
6348 Monterey, Tennessee 2,881 4.3%
6349 Chincoteague, Virginia 2,879 -33.4%
6350 Brandenburg, Kentucky 2,878 39.2%
6351 Bald Knob, Arkansas 2,876 -10.6%
6352 Central City, Nebraska 2,875 -4.0%
6353 Galena, Kansas 2,875 -12.2%
6354 Eden, Texas 2,874 12.4%
6355 Marion, Kentucky 2,872 -10.3%
6356 Youngwood, Pennsylvania 2,872 -12.8%
6357 Great Neck Estates, New York 2,871 4.1%
6358 Fowlerville, Michigan 2,870 -4.1%
6359 Port Richey, Florida 2,869 -5.4%
6360 Newton, Illinois 2,860 -6.3%
6361 Watonga, Oklahoma 2,859 -38.9%
6362 Bicknell, Indiana 2,858 -15.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4427 Wayne 5,622 1.1%
4489 Chadron 5,488 -2.4%
4530 Holdrege 5,405 -4.3%
4689 Gretna 5,076 70.5%
5008 Aurora 4,533 7.3%
5016 Wahoo 4,514 7.8%
5022 Ogallala 4,503 -11.9%
5264 Falls City 4,152 -10.8%
5419 Waverly 3,951 59.3%
5547 Cozad 3,782 -9.6%
5631 Fairbury 3,653 -15.2%
5655 O'Neill 3,625 -2.4%
5733 Broken Bow 3,534 0.9%
5805 Gothenburg 3,448 -4.9%
5914 West Point 3,315 -9.3%
5918 Auburn 3,307 -6.4%
6266 Minden 2,977 -0.3%
6352 Central City 2,875 -4.0%
6368 David City 2,855 9.3%
6385 Valley 2,845 58.4%
6488 Valentine 2,748 -4.7%
6695 Ashland 2,588 13.7%
6973 Madison 2,381 0.8%
7003 Kimball 2,360 -7.2%
7023 St. Paul 2,349 5.7%
7098 Hickman 2,300 104.0%
7386 Geneva 2,107 -5.2%
7420 Milford 2,095 -0.8%
7426 Ord 2,093 -7.6%
7474 Imperial 2,074 5.1%
7642 Syracuse 1,981 11.6%
7822 Gibbon 1,886 7.1%
7851 Wilber 1,874 6.1%
7866 Dakota City 1,866 2.4%
7951 Superior 1,828 -10.4%
8178 Pierce 1,726 -2.9%
8232 Tekamah 1,706 -9.8%
8364 Mitchell 1,641 -10.3%
8386 Ainsworth 1,628 -12.3%
8416 Tecumseh 1,620 -5.3%
8433 Springfield 1,612 10.7%
8482 Albion 1,592 -10.7%
8644 Bennington 1,521 46.2%
8658 Neligh 1,516 -8.0%
8672 Stanton 1,511 -6.6%
8677 Gordon 1,508 -13.7%
8690 Hebron 1,505 -3.5%
8764 Bridgeport 1,476 -7.2%
8766 Hartington 1,476 -9.9%
8865 Sutton 1,438 -0.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,875 6,352
2017 2,920 6,303
2016 2,905 6,309
2015 2,886 6,315
2014 2,890 6,300
2013 2,921 6,258
2012 2,915 6,252
2011 2,893 6,275
2010 2,934 6,204
2009 2,813 6,274
2008 2,787 6,283
2007 2,716 6,347
2006 2,764 6,261
2005 2,812 6,172
2004 2,875 6,077
2003 2,904 6,038
2002 2,928 5,995
2001 2,940 5,973
2000 2,995 5,892
1990 2,902 5,619