Latest Data (2018)
Population 24,098
Nationwide Rank 1576

Quick Facts

Fort Dodge, Iowa is the 1,576th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Fort Dodge, Iowa is a city.

Fort Dodge, Iowa is currently 8.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Fort Dodge, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Fort Dodge, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1566 Dinuba, California 24,316 36.1%
1567 Marysville, Ohio 24,267 49.4%
1568 Elmwood Park, Illinois 24,263 -4.3%
1569 Ridgeland, Mississippi 24,188 18.9%
1570 Peekskill, New York 24,173 7.2%
1571 Brandon, Mississippi 24,156 36.4%
1572 Pooler, Georgia 24,132 252.2%
1573 South Plainfield, New Jersey 24,131 10.3%
1574 Seal Beach, California 24,119 -0.2%
1575 Sugar Hill, Georgia 24,112 105.5%
1576 Fort Dodge, Iowa 24,098 -8.3%
1577 Hialeah Gardens, Florida 24,043 24.4%
1578 Auburn Hills, Michigan 24,042 19.3%
1579 Ponca City, Oklahoma 24,033 -7.4%
1580 Moses Lake, Washington 24,009 55.4%
1581 Barstow, California 23,972 6.0%
1582 Calabasas, California 23,954 15.8%
1583 Kalispell, Montana 23,938 57.6%
1584 Freeport, Illinois 23,920 -9.3%
1585 Saginaw, Texas 23,871 87.9%
1586 Columbus, Mississippi 23,853 -7.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
880 Urbandale 43,949 48.9%
943 Cedar Falls 41,048 13.3%
970 Marion 39,979 50.4%
1062 Bettendorf 36,543 16.7%
1395 Mason City 27,093 -7.1%
1397 Marshalltown 27,068 4.0%
1501 Clinton 25,184 -9.0%
1524 Burlington 24,838 -7.2%
1553 Ottumwa 24,550 -1.6%
1576 Fort Dodge 24,098 -8.3%
1592 Muscatine 23,817 4.9%
1649 Waukee 22,810 308.6%
1688 Johnston 22,040 145.0%
1718 Coralville 21,664 42.3%
1893 North Liberty 19,239 250.9%
1920 Altoona 18,844 80.3%
2077 Clive 17,097 31.5%
2177 Indianola 16,071 21.8%
2265 Newton 15,209 -2.5%
2458 Grimes 13,562 164.6%
2617 Boone 12,470 -2.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 24,098 1,576
2017 24,305 1,551
2016 24,441 1,532
2015 24,649 1,509
2014 24,594 1,501
2013 24,639 1,482
2012 24,751 1,461
2011 25,034 1,439
2010 25,206 1,415
2009 25,083 1,390
2008 25,125 1,379
2007 25,161 1,368
2006 25,200 1,359
2005 25,211 1,334
2004 25,495 1,310
2003 25,786 1,281
2002 25,984 1,258
2001 26,205 1,237
2000 26,297 1,223
1990 26,297 1,066