Latest Data (2018)
Population 13,562
Nationwide Rank 2458

Quick Facts

Grimes, Iowa is the 2,458th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Grimes, Iowa is a city.

Grimes, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Grimes had its largest population ever.

Grimes, Iowa is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 96% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Grimes, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2448 Wauconda, Illinois 13,620 41.0%
2449 Moberly, Missouri 13,610 -0.9%
2450 Dallas, Georgia 13,607 149.1%
2451 Marietta, Ohio 13,604 -6.9%
2452 Lebanon, New Hampshire 13,602 8.1%
2453 Waycross, Georgia 13,600 -11.5%
2454 Olean, New York 13,597 -11.2%
2455 Vadnais Heights, Minnesota 13,596 4.0%
2456 Monroe, Georgia 13,573 17.9%
2457 Lake Forest Park, Washington 13,569 5.6%
2458 Grimes, Iowa 13,562 164.6%
2459 Pottsville, Pennsylvania 13,555 -12.5%
2460 Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 13,552 -5.2%
2461 Chelsea, Alabama 13,531 246.3%
2462 Marshall, Minnesota 13,530 5.9%
2463 Grover Beach, California 13,528 3.2%
2464 Levelland, Texas 13,527 5.4%
2465 Bay St. Louis, Mississippi 13,515 18.3%
2466 Santa Fe, Texas 13,509 20.9%
2467 Washington, Pennsylvania 13,508 -10.9%
2468 Jasper, Alabama 13,500 -4.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1395 Mason City 27,093 -7.1%
1397 Marshalltown 27,068 4.0%
1501 Clinton 25,184 -9.0%
1524 Burlington 24,838 -7.2%
1553 Ottumwa 24,550 -1.6%
1576 Fort Dodge 24,098 -8.3%
1592 Muscatine 23,817 4.9%
1649 Waukee 22,810 308.6%
1688 Johnston 22,040 145.0%
1718 Coralville 21,664 42.3%
1893 North Liberty 19,239 250.9%
1920 Altoona 18,844 80.3%
2077 Clive 17,097 31.5%
2177 Indianola 16,071 21.8%
2265 Newton 15,209 -2.5%
2458 Grimes 13,562 164.6%
2617 Boone 12,470 -2.6%
2786 Norwalk 11,517 63.2%
2804 Oskaloosa 11,426 3.9%
2868 Spencer 11,031 -2.6%
2974 Fort Madison 10,468 -10.0%
2977 Storm Lake 10,458 4.0%
2989 Fairfield 10,414 8.5%
3009 Pella 10,335 3.9%
3024 Keokuk 10,274 -9.6%
3054 Waverly 10,153 13.1%
3069 Pleasant Hill 10,064 91.6%
3087 Le Mars 9,996 8.1%
3123 Carroll 9,812 -2.5%
3210 Grinnell 9,320 2.4%
3354 Mount Pleasant 8,737 0.1%
3448 Denison 8,406 14.5%
3672 Creston 7,788 2.8%
3687 Webster City 7,723 -5.4%
3725 Sioux Center 7,614 25.3%
3732 Decorah 7,594 -7.0%
3734 Clear Lake 7,578 -7.3%
3770 Perry 7,456 -2.8%
3790 Hiawatha 7,393 13.3%
3797 Charles City 7,369 -5.4%
3814 Washington 7,309 3.4%
3853 Knoxville 7,204 -6.9%
3971 Eldridge 6,813 61.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 13,562 2,458
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