Latest Data (2018)
Population 267,633
Nationwide Rank 77

Quick Facts

Fort Wayne, Indiana is the 77th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Fort Wayne, Indiana is a city.

Fort Wayne, Indiana is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Fort Wayne had its largest population ever.

Fort Wayne, Indiana's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Fort Wayne, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
67 Greensboro, North Carolina 294,722 28.9%
68 Anchorage, Alaska 291,538 11.8%
69 Plano, Texas 288,061 28.4%
70 Lincoln, Nebraska 287,401 26.2%
71 Orlando, Florida 285,713 46.7%
72 Irvine, California 282,572 92.6%
73 Newark, New Jersey 282,090 3.4%
74 Toledo, Ohio 274,975 -12.3%
75 Durham, North Carolina 274,291 45.2%
76 Chula Vista, California 271,651 54.6%
77 Fort Wayne, Indiana 267,633 5.4%
78 Jersey City, New Jersey 265,549 10.6%
79 St. Petersburg, Florida 265,098 6.5%
80 Laredo, Texas 261,639 45.7%
81 Madison, Wisconsin 258,054 22.8%
82 Chandler, Arizona 257,165 43.2%
83 Buffalo, New York 256,304 -12.2%
84 Lubbock, Texas 255,885 27.7%
85 Scottsdale, Arizona 255,310 24.9%
86 Reno, Nevada 250,998 36.4%
87 Glendale, Arizona 250,702 13.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 267,633 77
2017 265,904 78
2016 264,488 76
2015 260,326 77
2014 258,522 77
2013 256,496 76
2012 254,555 74
2011 254,427 74
2010 253,691 74
2009 255,890 72
2008 254,143 71
2007 253,194 71
2006 251,167 70
2005 249,762 71
2004 250,047 70
2003 251,286 70
2002 252,425 70
2001 253,103 68
2000 253,914 68
1990 202,995 76
1980 172,196 80
1970 177,671 72
1960 161,776 79
1950 133,607 72
1940 118,410 70
1930 114,946 72
1920 86,549 83
1910 63,933 89
1900 45,115 83
1890 35,393 86
1880 26,880 74
1870 17,718 83