Latest Data (2017)
Population 12,034
Nationwide Rank 2681

Quick Facts

Festus, Missouri is the 2,681st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Festus, Missouri is a city.

Festus, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Festus had its largest population ever.

Festus, Missouri is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Festus, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2671 Amherst, Ohio 12,088 2.6%
2672 James Island, South Carolina 12,083
2673 Green River, Wyoming 12,070 2.6%
2674 Richmond, Texas 12,064 3.1%
2675 Loganville, Georgia 12,062 98.4%
2676 Poquoson, Virginia 12,053 4.1%
2677 Belmont, North Carolina 12,046 35.3%
2678 Glen Rock, New Jersey 12,045 4.3%
2679 Eufaula, Alabama 12,044 -13.7%
2680 Broussard, Louisiana 12,042 95.7%
2681 Festus, Missouri 12,034 22.4%
2682 Leeds, Alabama 12,031 14.6%
2683 Neosho, Missouri 12,031 13.4%
2684 Cottonwood, Arizona 12,023 28.1%
2685 Troy, Missouri 12,015 75.0%
2686 Norton, Ohio 12,013 4.1%
2687 Kingsburg, California 12,002 28.4%
2688 Okmulgee, Oklahoma 11,998 -7.6%
2689 Woodinville, Washington 11,997 22.1%
2690 Wanaque, New Jersey 11,994 16.7%
2691 Lake Station, Indiana 11,965 -14.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1598 Belton 23,480 7.0%
1631 Webster Groves 22,886 -1.5%
1707 Sedalia 21,568 6.0%
1722 Nixa 21,321 71.6%
1729 Raymore 21,167 87.8%
1735 Arnold 21,113 5.7%
1766 Ferguson 20,728 -7.3%
1801 Rolla 20,293 23.1%
1811 Warrensburg 20,168 22.9%
1826 Ozark 19,905 93.9%
1923 Creve Coeur 18,702 11.5%
1951 Farmington 18,425 31.7%
1975 Manchester 18,112 -5.4%
2020 Hannibal 17,590 -0.9%
2030 Kirksville 17,536 1.3%
2063 Poplar Bluff 17,070 0.6%
2084 Clayton 16,805 5.4%
2142 Republic 16,294 81.1%
2157 Sikeston 16,155 -4.7%
2185 Lake St. Louis 15,936 55.6%
2201 Overland 15,708 -6.5%
2279 Jackson 14,932 24.4%
2302 Jennings 14,674 -5.0%
2309 Lebanon 14,611 18.1%
2339 Carthage 14,350 12.7%
2378 Grain Valley 13,996 161.7%
2384 Washington 13,966 4.8%
2414 Moberly 13,783 0.3%
2475 Dardenne Prairie 13,310 194.5%
2548 Fulton 12,844 5.3%
2570 St. Ann 12,737 -5.4%
2574 Marshall 12,708 0.0%
2647 West Plains 12,248 12.0%
2681 Festus 12,034 22.4%
2683 Neosho 12,031 13.4%
2685 Troy 12,015 75.0%
2707 Crestwood 11,870 0.0%
2728 Maryville 11,757 10.1%
2749 Bridgeton 11,648 -25.0%
2765 Excelsior Springs 11,560 6.2%
2770 Union 11,524 49.3%
2772 Mexico 11,506 1.9%
2777 Branson 11,467 65.0%
2802 Webb City 11,334 14.8%
2846 Town and Country 11,115 2.1%
2878 Bolivar 10,885 18.0%
2928 Bellefontaine Neighbors 10,628 -4.0%
2939 Eureka 10,574 35.9%
2976 Kennett 10,399 -7.4%
3044 Harrisonville 10,103 11.7%
3054 Kearney 10,049 78.1%
3111 Smithville 9,798 75.3%
3118 Ellisville 9,770 7.3%
3119 Cameron 9,761 -0.3%
3131 Chillicothe 9,668 7.8%
3273 Monett 8,969 15.7%
3285 Berkeley 8,920 -11.2%
3289 Clinton 8,911 -4.5%
3380 Ladue 8,612 2.4%
3385 Des Peres 8,573 -0.2%
3390 Park Hills 8,557 8.5%
3395 Pleasant Hill 8,545 51.6%
3410 Sunset Hills 8,492 2.5%
3417 Perryville 8,460 9.6%
3429 Boonville 8,423 2.1%
3443 Richmond Heights 8,369 -12.6%
3499 Warrenton 8,235 51.6%
3531 Nevada 8,149 -5.0%
3550 Maplewood 8,115 -11.9%
3551 Oak Grove 8,112 45.1%
3579 Brentwood 7,998 4.1%
3620 Carl Junction 7,864 46.7%
3624 Dexter 7,844 3.8%
3626 Olivette 7,832 5.0%
3750 Aurora 7,481 6.1%
3792 Marshfield 7,344 27.3%
3830 Bonne Terre 7,256 79.5%
3841 Pacific 7,211 8.5%
3860 Sullivan 7,147 12.1%
3926 Black Jack 6,927 0.9%
3934 Valley Park 6,902 5.9%
3977 Parkville 6,772 61.5%
4122 De Soto 6,381 -1.5%
4127 St. John 6,365 -7.2%
4201 Battlefield 6,138 146.5%
4206 Shrewsbury 6,123 -7.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 12,034 2,681
2016 12,104 2,660
2015 12,065 2,651
2014 11,885 2,666
2013 11,829 2,665
2012 11,740 2,656
2011 11,675 2,656
2010 11,602 2,642
2009 11,367 2,660
2008 11,193 2,679
2007 11,158 2,665
2006 11,013 2,668
2005 10,709 2,714
2004 10,298 2,773
2003 9,999 2,805
2002 9,825 2,815
2001 9,841 2,794
2000 9,828 2,783
1990 8,563 2,774