Latest Data (2017)
Population 442
Nationwide Rank 13875

Quick Facts

Emerson, Iowa is the 13,875th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Emerson, Iowa is a city.

Emerson, Iowa is currently 7.9% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Emerson, Iowa's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
13865 Prairie Farm, Wisconsin 443 -12.6%
13866 Reyno, Arkansas 443 -8.2%
13867 Senecaville, Ohio 443 -2.2%
13868 South Prairie, Washington 443 15.9%
13869 Thornburg, Pennsylvania 443 -5.1%
13870 Wapanucka, Oklahoma 443 -0.4%
13871 Almond, New York 442 -3.9%
13872 Benham, Kentucky 442 -25.5%
13873 Bolivar, Pennsylvania 442 -11.6%
13874 Clarksburg, Ohio 442 -14.1%
13875 Emerson, Iowa 442 -7.9%
13876 Kismet, Kansas 442 -9.0%
13877 Little Rock, Iowa 442 -9.4%
13878 Matewan, West Virginia 442 -10.7%
13879 Meadville, Missouri 442 -3.0%
13880 Montrose, South Dakota 442 -4.7%
13881 Oakesdale, Washington 442 5.4%
13882 Strasburg, Illinois 442 -26.5%
13883 Weir, Mississippi 442 -19.9%
13884 Bloomingdale, Michigan 441 -16.3%
13885 Bridgeton, North Carolina 441 17.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
10858 Larchwood 877 11.2%
10874 Schleswig 874 5.1%
10893 Gladbrook 870 -14.2%
10896 Victor 869 -8.8%
10911 Neola 866 2.3%
10916 Edgewood 865 -5.9%
10925 Primghar 864 -2.7%
10928 Armstrong 863 -11.3%
10934 Donnellson 862 -10.3%
10944 Newell 861 -2.6%
10955 Montrose 860 -10.0%
10977 Long Grove 856 43.8%
10987 Winthrop 855 11.1%
11037 Colo 844 -2.0%
11039 McGregor 844 -2.7%
11045 Newhall 843 -5.0%
11081 Readlyn 838 7.0%
11095 Dunkerton 835 10.7%
11125 Sully 830 -8.3%
11128 Afton 829 -9.2%
11135 Inwood 828 -5.3%
11148 Hazleton 826 -12.9%
11153 Rockford 825 -8.7%
11171 Hubbard 822 -7.1%
11195 Melbourne 819 3.1%
11197 Morning Sun 818 -6.0%
11205 Dakota City 816 -10.1%
11207 Cambridge 815 -1.4%
11218 Okoboji 814 -4.4%
11221 Carson 813 22.0%
11227 Elkhart 812 124.3%
11233 Graettinger 811 -9.8%
11258 Oxford 808 14.6%
11284 Raymond 804 49.1%
11291 Hills 803 19.3%
11299 Correctionville 801 -5.9%
11315 Dayton 798 -9.9%
11340 Redfield 795 -4.9%
11353 Ossian 792 -7.0%
11355 Walker 792 5.3%
11365 Riceville 790 -5.8%
11398 Grand Junction 784 -18.4%
11410 Exira 782 -2.9%
11439 Earlville 777 -13.5%
11442 Walnut 777 -11.2%
11462 Lowden 772 -3.1%
11469 Hartford 770 0.6%
11483 Milo 767 -9.1%
11485 Sioux Rapids 767 6.9%
11488 Wall Lake 767 -9.7%
11498 Manilla 765 -8.6%
11547 West Bend 757 -9.0%
11549 Alden 756 -16.1%
11575 Essex 753 -14.4%
11625 Hedrick 744 -11.3%
11660 Merrill 738 -1.9%
11678 Gilbertville 735 -4.1%
11681 Schaller 735 -6.2%
11694 Whiting 733 -8.4%
11709 Wheatland 731 -5.1%
11732 Fremont 727 2.5%
11741 Murray 726 -5.5%
11758 Garnavillo 723 -3.6%
11770 Ventura 722 7.2%
11778 Stratford 721 -3.3%
11865 Ruthven 706 -7.7%
11866 Seymour 706 -12.7%
11868 Bancroft 705 -12.5%
11873 Adair 704 -15.7%
11874 Hospers 704 4.7%
11883 Lakeside 702 45.6%
11899 Alburnett 699 25.4%
11936 Wellsburg 693 -3.2%
11945 Battle Creek 690 -6.8%
11959 Olin 689 -3.7%
11962 Boyden 688 -1.1%
12024 Albert City 678 -3.9%
12063 Coggon 673 -10.1%
12094 Shueyville 669 97.9%
12101 Blairstown 667 -2.1%
12131 Stanwood 664 -2.6%
12162 Van Horne 660 -7.8%
12172 Brighton 656 -4.7%
12298 Elgin 637 -5.7%
12300 Stanton 637 -11.0%
12301 Agency 636 2.2%
12314 Moravia 634 -8.5%
12353 Farmington 628 -16.8%
12374 Elk Horn 624 -3.7%
12396 St. Charles 621 -3.5%
12397 What Cheer 621 -8.5%
12407 Shelby 619 -10.9%
12431 Crescent 614 18.3%
12446 Dumont 612 -9.4%
12451 Pomeroy 612 -13.5%
12457 Keystone 611 -8.5%
12466 Fontanelle 610 -11.4%
12467 Grand Mound 610 -9.7%
12492 Goldfield 607 -10.6%
12494 Kanawha 607 -17.6%
12542 Sutherland 602 -14.4%
12548 Hopkinton 601 -11.7%
12550 Ireton 601 2.9%
12580 Clermont 597 -16.0%
12586 Orleans 597 -4.6%
12590 Doon 596 12.0%
12602 Kellogg 594 -2.3%
12608 Fonda 593 -7.9%
12637 Minden 589 4.0%
12698 Ainsworth 580 10.2%
12726 Dexter 575 -17.7%
12728 Moulton 575 -12.6%
12805 Richland 565 -3.5%
12818 Everly 563 -13.1%
12825 Quasqueton 563 -1.9%
12846 Anthon 560 -13.5%
12857 Batavia 559 11.8%
12938 Rolfe 549 -18.0%
12949 Sabula 547 -18.7%
12964 Badger 543 -10.8%
13040 Grandview 534 -12.6%
13057 Russell 532 -4.8%
13064 Radcliffe 531 -12.5%
13069 Scranton 530 -11.9%
13072 Zearing 530 -14.2%
13090 Elma 527 -11.5%
13100 Norway 526 -12.6%
13127 Early 523 -13.9%
13158 Runnells 520 51.1%
13181 Otho 518 -9.5%
13185 Wyoming 518 -17.2%
13219 Swea City 513 -19.8%
13222 Dows 512 -23.9%
13226 Lovilia 512 -11.8%
13244 New Albin 510 -3.0%
13260 Allerton 507 -9.3%
13261 Burt 507 -8.4%
13277 Ellsworth 506 -4.5%
13300 Dow City 503 -0.1%
13312 Garwin 502 -10.9%
13333 Humeston 500 -8.2%
13340 Gilman 499 -16.8%
13346 Truro 499 15.7%
13372 Delmar 496 -2.9%
13382 New Hartford 495 -25.0%
13410 Maynard 492 -1.7%
13427 New Virginia 490 3.5%
13438 Arcadia 487 9.6%
13439 Charter Oak 487 -7.7%
13457 Oxford Junction 486 -15.4%
13462 Beacon 485 -8.3%
13474 Albion 484 -18.2%
13479 Whittemore 484 -8.3%
13500 Thompson 482 -19.2%
13506 Latimer 481 -9.9%
13513 Collins 480 -3.8%
13522 Lime Springs 479 -3.0%
13537 Breda 477 0.4%
13539 Gilmore City 477 -13.7%
13569 University Park 475 -11.8%
13593 Delhi 472 3.2%
13601 Klemme 472 -20.1%
13604 Stacyville 472 0.4%
13617 Pacific Junction 470 -7.2%
13653 Martensdale 466 -1.0%
13694 Ocheyedan 461 -13.6%
13714 Lamont 459 -8.7%
13724 Alleman 458 4.5%
13743 Marquette 457 -4.9%
13758 Bayard 454 -15.1%
13789 Titonka 452 -22.4%
13845 Farragut 445 -12.4%
13875 Emerson 442 -7.9%
13877 Little Rock 442 -9.4%
13922 Miles 438 -5.1%
13927 Riverdale 438 -33.0%
14023 Ashton 427 -7.1%
14030 Birmingham 426 0.4%
14037 Conesville 425 -0.2%
14061 Vail 423 -6.4%
14077 Lawler 421 -8.2%
14098 Galva 418 14.2%
14101 Lost Nation 418 -15.5%
14103 Plainfield 418 -4.1%
14131 Royal 415 -12.9%
14135 Bussey 414 -8.0%
14139 Hawkeye 414 -15.3%
14144 New Vienna 414 5.0%
14160 Andrew 412 -10.4%
14163 Earling 412 -12.5%
14169 Bonaparte 411 -10.2%
14170 Cumming 411 146.1%
14178 Calamus 410 4.3%
14206 Lewis 408 -6.6%
14210 Thornton 408 -3.0%
14238 Mystic 405 -31.7%
14239 New Market 405 -11.3%
14261 Stanhope 403 -17.0%
14263 Arlington 402 -17.9%
14271 Milton 402 -26.9%
14276 Casey 401 -15.7%
14283 Lehigh 401 -19.4%
14286 Worthington 401 5.2%
14331 Duncombe 395 -16.4%
14379 Bennett 389 -1.5%
14394 Lynnville 388 2.6%
14417 Salix 386 -2.7%
14441 Union 384 -10.0%
14458 Salem 382 -17.4%
14463 Colesburg 381 -7.2%
14464 Columbus City 381 1.3%
14481 Ringsted 380 -16.6%
14487 Letts 379 -3.3%
14489 Mondamin 379 -10.4%
14540 Orient 374 -6.5%
14570 Holy Cross 371 9.7%
14572 Wesley 371 -20.3%
14575 Charlotte 370 -12.3%
14576 Churdan 370 -11.0%
14595 Plymouth 369 -13.9%
14596 Donahue 368 26.0%
14637 Livermore 363 -15.3%
14646 Fertile 362 0.0%
14659 Nichols 361 -4.2%
14688 Garrison 358 -13.3%
14709 Callender 356 -17.5%
14747 Pierson 353 -4.8%
14766 Lohrville 351 -18.1%
14767 Lorimor 351 -17.4%
14773 Spillville 351 -8.8%
14789 Lacona 349 -3.8%
14798 Farnhamville 348 -18.8%
14800 Menlo 348 -4.6%
14802 Rudd 348 -19.0%
14828 Clearfield 346 -7.9%
14835 Minburn 346 -11.9%
14840 Ryan 346 -10.8%
14842 Wahpeton 346 -25.4%
14845 Libertyville 345 6.4%
14846 Massena 345 -16.6%
14849 Terril 345 -14.8%
14851 Ute 345 -8.4%
14897 Cincinnati 340 -20.3%
14900 Danbury 340 -11.4%
14906 Middletown 340 -36.4%
14937 Templeton 338 1.5%
14993 Williams 332 -22.0%
15035 Elliott 327 -18.8%
15064 Diagonal 324 3.8%
15070 McCallsburg 324 1.8%
15080 Fort Atkinson 323 -16.7%
15088 Sheldahl 323 -3.8%
15106 Harpers Ferry 321 -2.7%
15116 Bronson 319 17.7%
15133 Floyd 318 -11.6%
15138 Irwin 318 -14.5%
15152 Delta 316 -23.1%
15192 McCausland 313 5.0%
15233 Peterson 310 -16.4%
15243 Auburn 309 3.6%
15244 Brandon 309 -0.3%
15259 Atalissa 308 -1.5%
15274 Granville 307 -5.5%
15291 Kellerton 306 -17.7%
15296 Steamboat Rock 306 -9.1%
15304 Mingo 305 12.9%
15315 Lester 304 21.1%
15320 Rhodes 304 3.4%
15346 Kelley 301 -3.2%
15356 Liscomb 300 10.2%
15423 Lockridge 295 7.2%
15435 Lytton 294 -3.9%
15439 Bertram 293 9.3%
15452 Persia 293 -19.2%
15454 Quimby 293 -20.3%
15457 Westside 293 -10.3%
15483 Bode 290 -11.0%
15486 Marble Rock 290 -10.7%
15488 Ridgeway 290 -0.6%
15493 Bagley 289 -17.8%
15508 West Okoboji 289 -33.2%
15509 Blakesburg 288 -22.3%
15535 Harcourt 286 -15.6%
15537 Kimballton 286 -16.1%
15550 Pulaski 285 13.5%
15580 Stockport 282 -0.7%
15594 Lakota 281 10.1%
15619 Ionia 279 0.7%
15621 Riverton 279 -7.6%
15626 Rippey 278 -12.5%
15635 Leland 277 7.3%
15660 Luana 275 10.8%
15672 Ladora 274 -4.8%
15711 Holland 271 8.8%
15712 Maurice 271 6.6%
15714 Protivin 271 -14.5%
15720 Farmersburg 270 -9.3%
15723 Kiron 270 -0.7%
15734 Crawfordsville 269 -9.1%
15741 Low Moor 269 12.5%
15742 Malcom 269 -23.3%
15746 Deep River 268 -6.9%
15756 Defiance 267 -22.8%
15771 Coulter 266 1.9%
15779 Rowley 266 -8.2%
15787 Mallard 265 -10.1%
15792 Renwick 265 -13.1%
15836 Modale 262 -13.5%
15864 Kensett 260 -6.8%
15868 Dedham 259 -6.8%
15869 Deloit 259 -9.7%
15896 Corwith 257 -26.3%
15948 Alta Vista 253 -11.2%
15969 Chelsea 251 -12.2%
15975 Lu Verne 251 -16.0%
15990 Dixon 250 -8.0%
15999 Cumberland 249 -11.3%
16006 Halbur 249 17.4%
16011 Martelle 249 -11.0%
16026 Grafton 248 -14.4%
16029 La Motte 248 -8.8%
16043 Luxemburg 247 0.4%
16046 Waucoma 247 -17.3%
16055 Montour 246 -13.6%
16065 Parnell 245 10.8%
16066 Silver City 245 -5.4%
16072 Greeley 244 -11.5%
16076 Meservey 244 -3.1%
16083 Harvey 243 -12.5%
16088 Macedonia 243 -25.2%
16106 Wadena 242 -0.4%
16128 Fredonia 240 -4.7%
16149 Pisgah 239 -24.3%
16158 Fenton 238 -24.4%
16161 Keswick 238 -19.5%
16162 Laurel 238 -10.5%
16167 Prescott 238 -10.5%
16169 Yale 238 -16.7%
16183 Crystal Lake 236 -17.1%
16243 Marathon 232 -22.9%
16271 Paton 230 -13.2%
16285 Washta 229 -18.5%
16288 Fostoria 228 -0.8%
16319 Olds 226 -8.8%
16324 Smithland 226 2.2%
16332 Goose Lake 225 -2.5%
16362 New Providence 224 -1.7%
16392 Hanlontown 222 -3.0%
16397 Packwood 222 -0.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 442 13,875
2016 437 13,929
2015 425 14,043
2014 426 14,046
2013 432 13,986
2012 430 14,030
2011 436 13,975
2010 438 13,965
2009 481 13,529
2008 487 13,468
2007 490 13,450
2006 492 13,430
2005 483 13,517
2004 478 13,579
2003 476 13,602
2002 479 13,566
2001 475 13,585
2000 480 13,551
1990 472 13,300