Latest Data (2017)
Population 12,742
Nationwide Rank 2569

Quick Facts

Grimes, Iowa is the 2,569th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Grimes, Iowa is a city.

Grimes, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Grimes had its largest population ever.

Grimes, Iowa is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 94% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Grimes, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2559 Wilton Manors, Florida 12,773 0.5%
2560 Plover, Wisconsin 12,772 19.6%
2561 Greenville, Ohio 12,771 -5.9%
2562 Loveland, Ohio 12,770 8.9%
2563 Rantoul, Illinois 12,769 -1.2%
2564 Dover, Ohio 12,766 3.9%
2565 Panama City Beach, Florida 12,757 64.9%
2566 Borger, Texas 12,754 -10.4%
2567 Anna, Texas 12,753 624.1%
2568 Federal Heights, Colorado 12,744 5.5%
2569 Grimes, Iowa 12,742 148.6%
2570 St. Ann, Missouri 12,737 -5.4%
2571 Wickliffe, Ohio 12,736 -5.4%
2572 Glendale, Wisconsin 12,728 -4.4%
2573 Canton, Mississippi 12,725 -1.5%
2574 Marshall, Missouri 12,708 0.0%
2575 Athens, Texas 12,704 9.4%
2576 Lilburn, Georgia 12,700 10.5%
2577 Coolidge, Arizona 12,698 49.1%
2578 Portland, Tennessee 12,697 46.9%
2579 Frederick, Colorado 12,687 351.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1470 Clinton 25,480 -8.0%
1500 Burlington 25,022 -6.5%
1541 Ottumwa 24,454 -1.9%
1551 Fort Dodge 24,305 -7.5%
1584 Muscatine 23,782 4.7%
1708 Johnston 21,562 139.7%
1754 Coralville 20,881 37.2%
1773 Waukee 20,649 269.9%
1915 North Liberty 18,813 243.1%
1924 Altoona 18,699 78.9%
2056 Clive 17,172 32.1%
2176 Indianola 15,990 21.2%
2264 Newton 15,109 -3.1%
2569 Grimes 12,742 148.6%
2598 Boone 12,510 -2.3%
2767 Oskaloosa 11,546 5.0%
2853 Spencer 11,045 -2.5%
2877 Norwalk 10,896 54.4%
2929 Storm Lake 10,611 5.6%
2950 Fort Madison 10,520 -9.5%
2968 Fairfield 10,420 8.6%
2993 Keokuk 10,343 -9.0%
3022 Pella 10,225 2.7%
3038 Waverly 10,126 12.8%
3066 Le Mars 9,967 7.8%
3088 Carroll 9,874 -1.9%
3089 Pleasant Hill 9,873 88.0%
3256 Grinnell 9,027 -0.8%
3408 Mount Pleasant 8,497 -2.6%
3447 Denison 8,362 13.9%
3625 Creston 7,839 3.5%
3650 Webster City 7,787 -4.6%
3678 Decorah 7,701 -5.6%
3720 Sioux Center 7,579 24.7%
3725 Clear Lake 7,562 -7.5%
3738 Perry 7,517 -2.0%
3773 Washington 7,395 4.7%
3779 Charles City 7,373 -5.3%
3790 Hiawatha 7,353 12.7%
3849 Knoxville 7,181 -7.2%
3976 Nevada 6,777 1.3%
4012 Atlantic 6,689 -7.7%
4064 Eldridge 6,543 55.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 12,742 2,569
2016 11,909 2,696
2015 10,676 2,908
2014 9,786 3,065
2013 9,335 3,153
2012 9,040 3,203
2011 8,740 3,252
2010 8,246 3,389
2009 8,794 3,196
2008 8,418 3,285
2007 7,821 3,443
2006 6,963 3,691
2005 6,536 3,821
2004 5,815 4,098
2003 5,513 4,197
2002 5,309 4,290
2001 5,260 4,293
2000 5,125 4,344
1990 2,677 5,880