Latest Data (2018)
Population 8,598
Nationwide Rank 3397

Quick Facts

Independence, Kansas is the 3,397th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Independence, Kansas is a city.

Independence, Kansas is currently 14.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Independence, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Independence, Kansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3387 Mahomet, Illinois 8,628 71.8%
3388 Lake Villa, Illinois 8,627 39.3%
3389 Whitestown, Indiana 8,627 641.1%
3390 Lapeer, Michigan 8,621 -6.3%
3391 Perkasie, Pennsylvania 8,607 -2.6%
3392 Barre, Vermont 8,605 -7.2%
3393 Lake Park, Florida 8,605 -1.1%
3394 Canal Winchester, Ohio 8,604 88.6%
3395 East Grand Forks, Minnesota 8,600 13.4%
3396 Montvale, New Jersey 8,600 21.8%
3397 Independence, Kansas 8,598 -12.5%
3398 Hoquiam, Washington 8,596 -5.2%
3399 Perryton, Texas 8,595 10.5%
3400 Alamo Heights, Texas 8,593 20.3%
3401 New Square, New York 8,586 97.2%
3402 Closter, New Jersey 8,582 2.2%
3403 Wyoming, Ohio 8,576 3.6%
3404 Monroe, New York 8,570 9.5%
3405 Signal Mountain, Tennessee 8,567 15.1%
3406 Indian Harbour Beach, Florida 8,565 4.8%
3407 Frostburg, Maryland 8,564 4.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2268 Great Bend 15,170 -1.1%
2494 Andover 13,278 86.9%
2530 McPherson 13,077 -5.1%
2552 El Dorado 12,935 0.7%
2654 Ottawa 12,267 2.3%
2690 Winfield 12,057 -1.2%
2710 Lansing 11,964 23.7%
2737 Arkansas City 11,793 -1.4%
2831 Haysville 11,264 28.7%
2843 Merriam 11,178 1.5%
2948 Atchison 10,560 -1.0%
3154 Parsons 9,665 -15.7%
3199 Mission 9,373 -6.4%
3200 Coffeyville 9,366 -15.1%
3205 Augusta 9,342 9.8%
3272 Chanute 9,018 -4.0%
3397 Independence 8,598 -12.5%
3567 Bel Aire 8,073 33.1%
3670 Bonner Springs 7,804 15.1%
3679 Fort Scott 7,765 -6.4%
3684 Wellington 7,748 -10.5%
3686 Park City 7,730 24.2%
3813 Valley Center 7,313 30.4%
3928 Spring Hill 6,967 137.3%
3993 Roeland Park 6,758 -6.1%
4046 Pratt 6,630 1.1%
4111 De Soto 6,443 40.0%
4122 Mulvane 6,416 23.1%
4133 Eudora 6,384 46.4%
4170 Abilene 6,300 -3.9%
4203 Basehor 6,194 164.5%
4378 Ulysses 5,756 -3.3%
4410 Paola 5,670 12.2%
4470 Tonganoxie 5,524 97.5%
4569 Colby 5,317 -2.3%
4572 Iola 5,312 -15.6%
4758 Concordia 4,956 -12.8%
4880 Wamego 4,762 11.7%
4900 Goddard 4,724 122.9%
4923 Baldwin City 4,691 33.2%
4938 Maize 4,662 89.7%
5020 Louisburg 4,508 70.8%
5029 Edwardsville 4,494 7.1%
5054 Russell 4,463 -4.7%
5108 Goodland 4,386 -11.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 8,598 3,397
2017 8,729 3,347
2016 8,799 3,305
2015 8,958 3,258
2014 9,162 3,194
2013 9,230 3,175
2012 9,242 3,150
2011 9,323 3,122
2010 9,483 3,069
2009 9,198 3,092
2008 9,202 3,078
2007 9,236 3,055
2006 9,194 3,036
2005 9,180 3,020
2004 9,273 2,980
2003 9,331 2,948
2002 9,491 2,887
2001 9,675 2,831
2000 9,828 2,784
1990 10,096 2,425