Latest Data (2018)
Population 51,478
Nationwide Rank 755

Quick Facts

Grand Island, Nebraska is the 755th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Grand Island, Nebraska is a city.

Grand Island, Nebraska is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Grand Island had its largest population ever.

Grand Island, Nebraska's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Grand Island, Nebraska Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
745 Glendora, California 52,002 5.0%
746 Perth Amboy, New Jersey 51,928 9.6%
747 Burien, Washington 51,908 63.1%
748 Kentwood, Michigan 51,868 14.1%
749 Aliso Viejo, California 51,783 29.4%
750 Summerville, South Carolina 51,692 82.8%
751 Placentia, California 51,671 10.7%
752 Logan, Utah 51,619 20.8%
753 Wylie, Texas 51,585 230.1%
754 La Crosse, Wisconsin 51,567 -0.7%
755 Grand Island, Nebraska 51,478 18.2%
756 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 51,303 46.8%
757 Florissant, Missouri 51,272 -4.9%
758 Battle Creek, Michigan 51,247 -3.9%
759 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 51,197 3.0%
760 Bentonville, Arkansas 51,111 151.6%
761 Coral Gables, Florida 50,999 19.3%
762 Smyrna, Tennessee 50,775 82.6%
763 Lacey, Washington 50,718 60.0%
764 Methuen, Massachusetts 50,698 15.3%
765 Plainfield, New Jersey 50,693 5.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
729 Bellevue 53,627 20.4%
755 Grand Island 51,478 18.2%
1144 Kearney 33,761 22.7%
1431 Fremont 26,509 4.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 51,478 755
2017 51,390 750
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