Latest Data (2017)
Population 7,562
Nationwide Rank 3725

Quick Facts

Clear Lake, Iowa is the 3,725th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Clear Lake, Iowa is a city.

Clear Lake, Iowa is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Clear Lake, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Clear Lake, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3715 Corning, California 7,592 11.4%
3716 Escalon, California 7,588 24.2%
3717 Haddon Heights, New Jersey 7,588 0.7%
3718 Princeton, Illinois 7,583 0.8%
3719 Ojai, California 7,582 -3.6%
3720 Sioux Center, Iowa 7,579 24.7%
3721 Floresville, Texas 7,572 28.1%
3722 Silvis, Illinois 7,571 4.1%
3723 Murphysboro, Illinois 7,568 -12.9%
3724 Rhinelander, Wisconsin 7,563 -6.3%
3725 Clear Lake, Iowa 7,562 -7.5%
3726 Seminole, Texas 7,559 28.3%
3727 Calipatria, California 7,558 2.9%
3728 Page, Arizona 7,553 10.7%
3729 Lander, Wyoming 7,551 8.9%
3730 Quincy, Florida 7,542 7.7%
3731 McCook, Nebraska 7,540 -5.5%
3732 Chehalis, Washington 7,533 6.9%
3733 Pinson, Alabama 7,532 5.1%
3734 Livingston, Montana 7,529 6.6%
3735 Palmyra, Pennsylvania 7,527 6.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2264 Newton 15,109 -3.1%
2569 Grimes 12,742 148.6%
2598 Boone 12,510 -2.3%
2767 Oskaloosa 11,546 5.0%
2853 Spencer 11,045 -2.5%
2877 Norwalk 10,896 54.4%
2929 Storm Lake 10,611 5.6%
2950 Fort Madison 10,520 -9.5%
2968 Fairfield 10,420 8.6%
2993 Keokuk 10,343 -9.0%
3022 Pella 10,225 2.7%
3038 Waverly 10,126 12.8%
3066 Le Mars 9,967 7.8%
3088 Carroll 9,874 -1.9%
3089 Pleasant Hill 9,873 88.0%
3256 Grinnell 9,027 -0.8%
3408 Mount Pleasant 8,497 -2.6%
3447 Denison 8,362 13.9%
3625 Creston 7,839 3.5%
3650 Webster City 7,787 -4.6%
3678 Decorah 7,701 -5.6%
3720 Sioux Center 7,579 24.7%
3725 Clear Lake 7,562 -7.5%
3738 Perry 7,517 -2.0%
3773 Washington 7,395 4.7%
3779 Charles City 7,373 -5.3%
3790 Hiawatha 7,353 12.7%
3849 Knoxville 7,181 -7.2%
3976 Nevada 6,777 1.3%
4012 Atlantic 6,689 -7.7%
4064 Eldridge 6,543 55.0%
4187 Bondurant 6,178 230.1%
4200 Orange City 6,141 9.0%
4239 Independence 6,050 -0.1%
4276 Oelwein 5,960 -10.7%
4296 Maquoketa 5,920 -3.5%
4351 Estherville 5,793 -12.4%
4427 Asbury 5,586 124.9%
4483 Algona 5,468 -4.6%
4492 Centerville 5,446 -7.8%
4506 Red Oak 5,415 -12.8%
4517 Anamosa 5,391 -2.0%
4545 Clarinda 5,334 -5.9%
4556 Glenwood 5,312 -1.5%
4579 Winterset 5,276 10.8%
4606 DeWitt 5,218
4655 Vinton 5,114 0.1%
4668 Spirit Lake 5,096 19.2%
4682 Osceola 5,076 6.4%
4686 Sheldon 5,067 0.9%
4699 Iowa Falls 5,048 -2.8%
4715 Manchester 5,016 -4.9%
4749 Windsor Heights 4,953 3.7%
4774 Shenandoah 4,909 -11.1%
4777 Cherokee 4,905 -8.3%
4800 Harlan 4,881 -7.6%
4854 Evansdale 4,763 5.3%
4893 Sergeant Bluff 4,706 40.8%
4928 Polk City 4,646 97.7%
4955 Humboldt 4,597 3.1%
5052 Mount Vernon 4,435 16.0%
5088 Adel 4,386 26.8%
5146 Camanche 4,305 2.2%
5199 Carlisle 4,238 18.0%
5200 Hampton 4,237 0.6%
5211 Dyersville 4,220 4.1%
5257 Jefferson 4,150 -10.0%
5278 Chariton 4,122 -10.0%
5300 Forest City 4,091 -6.9%
5394 Le Claire 3,969 35.5%
5465 Monticello 3,871 6.1%
5527 Carter Lake 3,787 16.4%
5533 Huxley 3,782 61.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 7,562 3,725
2016 7,589 3,695
2015 7,590 3,673
2014 7,682 3,620
2013 7,692 3,602
2012 7,741 3,567
2011 7,757 3,556
2010 7,777 3,532
2009 7,786 3,502
2008 7,796 3,480
2007 7,819 3,444
2006 7,814 3,427
2005 7,871 3,389
2004 7,926 3,341
2003 8,012 3,296
2002 8,021 3,272
2001 8,089 3,232
2000 8,176 3,189
1990 8,606 2,766