Latest Data (2017)
Population 15,344
Nationwide Rank 2244

Quick Facts

Great Bend, Kansas is the 2,244th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Great Bend, Kansas is a city.

Great Bend, Kansas is currently 4.1% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Great Bend, Kansas's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Great Bend, Kansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2234 Rutland, Vermont 15,440 -10.4%
2235 Talladega, Alabama 15,426 -10.9%
2236 Americus, Georgia 15,400 -9.9%
2237 Crowley, Texas 15,389 104.3%
2238 Jamestown, North Dakota 15,387 -0.8%
2239 Cullman, Alabama 15,385 7.3%
2240 Bemidji, Minnesota 15,366 25.5%
2241 Villa Rica, Georgia 15,345 240.5%
2242 Bay Village, Ohio 15,344 -4.4%
2243 Bradley, Illinois 15,344 17.8%
2244 Great Bend, Kansas 15,344 0.0%
2245 Berkley, Michigan 15,331 -1.2%
2246 Susanville, California 15,326 -12.4%
2247 Millbrook, Alabama 15,318 35.8%
2248 Lady Lake, Florida 15,317 27.0%
2249 Canyon, Texas 15,306 16.6%
2250 Parlier, California 15,250 33.6%
2251 Niceville, Florida 15,249 28.8%
2252 Zephyrhills, Florida 15,247 34.5%
2253 Ramsey, New Jersey 15,242 6.0%
2254 Front Royal, Virginia 15,239 11.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1354 Dodge City 27,720 9.8%
1393 Garden City 26,895 -5.6%
1525 Emporia 24,724 -7.8%
1588 Derby 23,673 28.9%
1625 Junction City 22,988 21.5%
1659 Prairie Village 22,368 1.3%
1706 Gardner 21,583 121.7%
1756 Hays 20,845 4.0%
1806 Pittsburg 20,216 4.9%
1835 Liberal 19,826 0.6%
1909 Newton 18,869 6.2%
2244 Great Bend 15,344 0.0%
2493 McPherson 13,201 -4.2%
2505 Andover 13,111 84.6%
2521 El Dorado 12,993 1.1%
2631 Ottawa 12,342 2.9%
2669 Winfield 12,104 -0.8%
2693 Lansing 11,947 23.5%
2708 Arkansas City 11,866 -0.8%
2812 Haysville 11,278 28.8%
2825 Merriam 11,212 1.8%
2925 Atchison 10,636 -0.3%
3120 Parsons 9,761 -14.9%
3167 Coffeyville 9,481 -14.0%
3180 Mission 9,409 -6.0%
3187 Augusta 9,389 10.4%
3253 Chanute 9,054 -3.6%
3347 Independence 8,729 -11.1%
3604 Bel Aire 7,914 30.4%
3633 Wellington 7,822 -9.6%
3638 Fort Scott 7,813 -5.8%
3651 Bonner Springs 7,784 14.8%
3670 Park City 7,729 24.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 15,344 2,244
2016 15,535 2,206
2015 15,717 2,179
2014 15,840 2,153
2013 15,901 2,133
2012 15,923 2,114
2011 16,000 2,096
2010 15,995 2,077
2009 15,652 2,088
2008 15,638 2,072
2007 15,567 2,062
2006 15,569 2,046
2005 15,501 2,027
2004 15,441 2,015
2003 15,465 1,997
2002 15,458 1,984
2001 15,456 1,972
2000 15,349 1,974
1990 15,553 1,720