Latest Data (2016)
Population 58,531
Nationwide Rank 642

Quick Facts

Dubuque, Iowa is the 642nd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Dubuque, Iowa is a city.

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

Dubuque, Iowa's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Dubuque, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
632 Springfield, Ohio 59,087 -10.3%
633 Woodland, California 59,068 18.7%
634 Royal Oak, Michigan 59,006 -1.6%
635 Porterville, California 58,978 28.3%
636 San Rafael, California 58,954 5.0%
637 Huntington Park, California 58,879 -4.1%
638 Orland Park, Illinois 58,862 14.4%
639 Ankeny, Iowa 58,627 112.5%
640 Bartlett, Tennessee 58,622 32.5%
641 Sanford, Florida 58,605 49.5%
642 Dubuque, Iowa 58,531 1.4%
643 Arcadia, California 58,523 10.0%
644 Bowie, Maryland 58,393 11.7%
645 White Plains, New York 58,241 9.2%
646 Des Plaines, Illinois 58,141 1.8%
647 Doral, Florida 57,947 174.2%
648 Margate, Florida 57,870 7.2%
649 Santee, California 57,834 9.0%
650 Kokomo, Indiana 57,799 23.2%
651 Castle Rock, Colorado 57,666 175.5%
652 Grand Forks, North Dakota 57,339 16.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
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%
561 West Des Moines 64,560 36.8%
584 Council Bluffs 62,524 7.1%
639 Ankeny 58,627 112.5%
642 Dubuque 58,531 1.4%
873 Urbandale 43,018 45.8%
914 Cedar Falls 41,390 14.3%
988 Marion 38,480 44.8%
1071 Bettendorf 35,727 14.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 58,531 642
2015 58,799 630
2014 58,436 627
2013 58,253 621
2012 58,155 610
2011 57,873 603
2010 57,637 597
2009 57,241 588
2008 57,163 577
2007 57,209 572
2006 57,003 575
2005 57,252 568
2004 57,302 558
2003 57,385 543
2002 56,946 538
2001 57,222 524
2000 57,696 513
1990 57,753 424
1880 22,254 81
1870 18,434 80
1860 13,000 73