Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,448
Nationwide Rank 5805

Quick Facts

Gothenburg, Nebraska is the 5,805th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Gothenburg, Nebraska is a city.

Gothenburg, Nebraska is currently 4.9% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Gothenburg, Nebraska's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5795 Lockland, Ohio 3,455 -6.3%
5796 Zumbrota, Minnesota 3,455 22.3%
5797 Clifton, Texas 3,453 -2.5%
5798 Riverside, Missouri 3,453 15.8%
5799 Union City, Indiana 3,452 -4.4%
5800 Wrightstown, Wisconsin 3,452 71.5%
5801 High Bridge, New Jersey 3,450 -8.8%
5802 Piney Point Village, Texas 3,449 1.7%
5803 Tolono, Illinois 3,449 27.0%
5804 Cape May, New Jersey 3,448 -14.3%
5805 Gothenburg, Nebraska 3,448 -4.9%
5806 Hanceville, Alabama 3,448 16.1%
5807 Hicksville, Ohio 3,448 -5.4%
5808 Kenedy, Texas 3,448 -0.8%
5809 Plymouth, North Carolina 3,447 -16.6%
5810 Woodstown, New Jersey 3,447 9.7%
5811 Malvern, Pennsylvania 3,445 12.5%
5812 Paulding, Ohio 3,445 -3.7%
5813 Alma, Georgia 3,441 5.8%
5814 Johnston City, Illinois 3,441 -2.9%
5815 Benton City, Washington 3,440 31.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4099 Plattsmouth 6,480 -6.0%
4136 Schuyler 6,377 17.6%
4138 Sidney 6,376 0.1%
4427 Wayne 5,622 1.1%
4489 Chadron 5,488 -2.4%
4530 Holdrege 5,405 -4.3%
4689 Gretna 5,076 70.5%
5008 Aurora 4,533 7.3%
5016 Wahoo 4,514 7.8%
5022 Ogallala 4,503 -11.9%
5264 Falls City 4,152 -10.8%
5419 Waverly 3,951 59.3%
5547 Cozad 3,782 -9.6%
5631 Fairbury 3,653 -15.2%
5655 O'Neill 3,625 -2.4%
5733 Broken Bow 3,534 0.9%
5805 Gothenburg 3,448 -4.9%
5914 West Point 3,315 -9.3%
5918 Auburn 3,307 -6.4%
6266 Minden 2,977 -0.3%
6352 Central City 2,875 -4.0%
6368 David City 2,855 9.3%
6385 Valley 2,845 58.4%
6488 Valentine 2,748 -4.7%
6695 Ashland 2,588 13.7%
6973 Madison 2,381 0.8%
7003 Kimball 2,360 -7.2%
7023 St. Paul 2,349 5.7%
7098 Hickman 2,300 104.0%
7386 Geneva 2,107 -5.2%
7420 Milford 2,095 -0.8%
7426 Ord 2,093 -7.6%
7474 Imperial 2,074 5.1%
7642 Syracuse 1,981 11.6%
7822 Gibbon 1,886 7.1%
7851 Wilber 1,874 6.1%
7866 Dakota City 1,866 2.4%
7951 Superior 1,828 -10.4%
8178 Pierce 1,726 -2.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,448 5,805
2017 3,472 5,766
2016 3,475 5,763
2015 3,514 5,714
2014 3,542 5,671
2013 3,558 5,656
2012 3,561 5,630
2011 3,592 5,594
2010 3,574 5,599
2009 3,703 5,415
2008 3,659 5,442
2007 3,650 5,435
2006 3,648 5,402
2005 3,613 5,410
2004 3,609 5,390
2003 3,606 5,381
2002 3,604 5,356
2001 3,627 5,328
2000 3,627 5,307
1990 3,299 5,236