Latest Data (2016)
Population 51,517
Nationwide Rank 743

Quick Facts

Grand Island, Nebraska is the 743rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Grand Island, Nebraska is a city.

Grand Island, Nebraska is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Grand Island had its largest population ever.

Grand Island, Nebraska is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 64% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Grand Island, Nebraska Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
733 La Crosse, Wisconsin 52,109 0.3%
734 Grapevine, Texas 51,971 21.8%
735 Apple Valley, Minnesota 51,957 13.0%
736 Tigard, Oregon 51,902 21.2%
737 Glendora, California 51,851 4.7%
738 Florissant, Missouri 51,776 -3.9%
739 Oak Park, Illinois 51,774 -1.3%
740 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 51,738 4.1%
741 Kentwood, Michigan 51,689 13.7%
742 Battle Creek, Michigan 51,534 -3.4%
743 Grand Island, Nebraska 51,517 18.2%
744 Aliso Viejo, California 51,424 28.5%
745 Edina, Minnesota 51,350 8.3%
746 Olympia, Washington 51,202 18.7%
747 Parker, Colorado 51,163 106.8%
748 Enid, Oklahoma 51,004 8.7%
749 Burien, Washington 50,997 60.3%
750 Coral Gables, Florida 50,815 18.9%
751 Logan, Utah 50,676 18.6%
752 Plainfield, New Jersey 50,636 5.8%
753 Cerritos, California 50,555 -1.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
707 Bellevue 53,505 20.1%
743 Grand Island 51,517 18.2%
1133 Kearney 33,520 21.8%
1403 Fremont 26,519 4.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 51,517 743
2015 51,440 739
2014 51,236 732
2013 50,550 731
2012 49,989 727
2011 49,313 737
2010 48,520 739
2009 46,861 752
2008 45,943 764
2007 45,017 771
2006 44,512 769
2005 43,971 768
2004 43,945 763
2003 43,704 759
2002 43,525 751
2001 43,422 743
2000 43,548 735
1990 39,383 691