Latest Data (2018)
Population 3,809
Nationwide Rank 5521

Quick Facts

Independence, Minnesota is the 5,521st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Independence, Minnesota is a city.

Independence, Minnesota is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Independence had its largest population ever.

Independence, Minnesota is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 71% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5511 Smithton, Illinois 3,826 60.5%
5512 Huntingdon, Tennessee 3,825 -12.5%
5513 Highland Falls, New York 3,824 3.5%
5514 Dallastown, Pennsylvania 3,822 -6.5%
5515 Bosque Farms, New Mexico 3,821 -3.0%
5516 Sewickley, Pennsylvania 3,820 -1.9%
5517 Weston Lakes, Texas 3,820 242.6%
5518 Leo-Cedarville, Indiana 3,816 36.6%
5519 Lansford, Pennsylvania 3,815 -9.7%
5520 Roland, Oklahoma 3,810 29.3%
5521 Independence, Minnesota 3,809 16.5%
5522 North Hudson, Wisconsin 3,809 8.6%
5523 Brookville, Pennsylvania 3,808 -9.8%
5524 Indian Head, Maryland 3,807 11.1%
5525 Umatilla, Florida 3,805 34.7%
5526 Plainwell, Michigan 3,804 -5.0%
5527 Granite Falls, Washington 3,803 55.4%
5528 Scott City, Kansas 3,803 -2.2%
5529 Bordentown, New Jersey 3,801 -4.1%
5530 Fordyce, Arkansas 3,801 -20.8%
5531 Kiel, Wisconsin 3,798 9.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3754 Albertville 7,505 102.8%
3866 Belle Plaine 7,168 85.7%
3871 St. Joseph 7,147 44.3%
3948 Spring Lake Park 6,926 2.5%
4043 Litchfield 6,643 0.9%
4057 Medina 6,601 63.6%
4105 Kasson 6,455 43.1%
4169 Dayton 6,302 33.5%
4175 Jordan 6,276 58.6%
4197 Delano 6,203 55.5%
4227 Stewartville 6,125 12.3%
4240 Corcoran 6,101 8.1%
4291 International Falls 5,930 -11.1%
4303 Isanti 5,901 142.7%
4346 Zimmerman 5,829 99.7%
4430 Falcon Heights 5,617 0.3%
4471 Byron 5,523 55.7%
4504 Glencoe 5,467 0.1%
4535 St. Paul Park 5,395 5.8%
4552 Morris 5,351 0.2%
4580 North Oaks 5,289 34.9%
4645 Chisago City 5,165 33.8%
4655 Lake City 5,131 1.2%
4670 Montevideo 5,102 -7.3%
4728 La Crescent 4,998 1.1%
4737 Redwood Falls 4,985 -9.2%
4752 Carver 4,960 274.6%
4756 Circle Pines 4,958 6.2%
4786 Becker 4,912 80.1%
4789 Oak Park Heights 4,910 30.5%
4807 Chisholm 4,886 -1.4%
4901 Nowthen 4,723 31.7%
4908 Princeton 4,714 18.0%
4913 Elko New Market 4,702 451.2%
4957 Lindstrom 4,620 47.6%
4972 Wayzata 4,592 11.6%
4982 Luverne 4,580 -0.5%
5036 Watertown 4,486 43.4%
5041 Rockford 4,480 24.9%
5049 Sauk Centre 4,470 13.1%
5064 St. James 4,444 -4.6%
5068 Dilworth 4,436 46.0%
5084 Windom 4,420 -1.8%
5233 Park Rapids 4,214 22.6%
5248 Cold Spring 4,175 26.1%
5262 Scandia 4,159 12.4%
5265 Grant 4,152 2.7%
5273 Rice Lake 4,145
5280 Goodview 4,134 11.9%
5314 Columbus 4,094 3.2%
5315 Wadena 4,094 -4.6%
5317 Lonsdale 4,088 168.2%
5331 Cannon Falls 4,065 3.3%
5363 Pipestone 4,021 -7.9%
5366 Le Sueur 4,019 1.3%
5371 Centerville 4,009 23.6%
5430 Deephaven 3,941 2.3%
5521 Independence 3,809 16.5%
5539 Bayport 3,792 19.7%
5556 Norwood Young America 3,772 20.6%
5558 St. Charles 3,769 13.3%
5565 St. Augusta 3,752 39.1%
5639 Melrose 3,636 17.1%
5679 Eveleth 3,596 -6.7%
5698 Newport 3,577 -3.7%
5719 Perham 3,550 37.8%
5722 Two Harbors 3,546 -2.0%
5728 Mora 3,540 5.6%
5770 Hanover 3,483 147.1%
5796 Zumbrota 3,455 22.3%
5845 Annandale 3,395 26.2%
5851 Pine Island 3,387 37.5%
5863 Sleepy Eye 3,373 -7.5%
5876 Ely 3,356 -9.8%
5912 Long Prairie 3,315 9.4%
5929 Plainview 3,300 3.2%
5978 Montrose 3,250 159.5%
6019 Jackson 3,201 -8.3%
6028 Breckenridge 3,199 -9.8%
6043 Rush City 3,184 49.4%
6110 Blue Earth 3,133 -13.2%
6116 Pine City 3,127 1.3%
6142 Eagle Lake 3,098 69.6%
6167 Benson 3,070 -9.3%
6200 Proctor 3,040 6.7%
6215 Afton 3,024 6.1%
6216 Greenfield 3,023 17.4%
6246 Montgomery 2,990 6.8%
6283 Staples 2,952 -5.9%
6311 Milaca 2,914 13.1%
6384 Mountain Iron 2,845 -5.6%
6406 Moose Lake 2,821 25.9%
6422 Chatfield 2,805 16.1%
6473 Osseo 2,757 13.4%
6502 Cokato 2,741 0.2%
6513 Albany 2,734 44.6%
6514 Caledonia 2,734 -7.7%
6519 Dodge Center 2,730 21.4%
6525 Cohasset 2,724 9.7%
6532 Granite Falls 2,721 -13.0%
6595 Sandstone 2,671 11.2%
6604 Foley 2,666 23.4%
6620 Roseau 2,660 -3.1%
6676 Barnesville 2,603 19.1%
6692 Glenwood 2,589 -0.1%
6745 Rockville 2,548 5.6%
6763 Lauderdale 2,532 6.0%
6797 Pelican Rapids 2,502 6.0%
6799 Paynesville 2,501 9.0%
6802 Lake Crystal 2,500 3.2%
6825 Le Center 2,484 9.4%
6836 Wabasha 2,477 -4.8%
6917 Spring Valley 2,421 -4.0%
6938 Breezy Point 2,407 141.9%
6961 St. Bonifacius 2,388 24.8%
7025 Olivia 2,347 -8.5%
7030 Excelsior 2,345 -1.8%
7038 Crosby 2,341 1.9%
7081 Pequot Lakes 2,309 28.2%
7127 Crosslake 2,277 19.5%
7133 Madelia 2,272 -2.6%
7152 Janesville 2,261 6.0%
7165 Winsted 2,257 6.7%
7179 Gaylord 2,244 -1.7%
7236 Hawley 2,205 17.2%
7257 Mayer 2,188 268.3%
7258 Wells 2,187 -16.3%
7283 Arlington 2,171 5.9%
7308 Maple Lake 2,155 31.7%
7408 Tracy 2,101 -7.3%
7466 Howard Lake 2,078 11.7%
7508 Mountain Lake 2,054 -1.3%
7509 Nisswa 2,054 4.9%
7553 Lexington 2,029 -5.4%
7575 Eyota 2,019 22.7%
7584 Springfield 2,015 -8.9%
7607 Aitkin 2,001 -1.4%
7620 Slayton 1,997 -3.8%
7655 Coleraine 1,973 78.3%
7666 Hoyt Lakes 1,966 -5.5%
7683 Blooming Prairie 1,960 0.8%
7748 Hinckley 1,925 47.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 3,809 5,521
2017 3,790 5,524
2016 3,740 5,551
2015 3,741 5,531
2014 3,707 5,547
2013 3,645 5,581
2012 3,610 5,588
2011 3,561 5,627
2010 3,504 5,655
2009 3,632 5,475
2008 3,583 5,498
2007 3,554 5,506
2006 3,545 5,486
2005 3,514 5,475
2004 3,517 5,462
2003 3,501 5,464
2002 3,446 5,496
2001 3,400 5,521
2000 3,269 5,619
1990 2,785 5,742