Latest Data (2015)
Population 117,255
Nationwide Rank 233

Quick Facts

Independence, Missouri is the 233rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Independence, Missouri is a city.

Independence, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Independence had its largest population ever.

Independence, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Independence, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
227 Allentown, Pennsylvania 12.7%
228 Evansville, Indiana -1.1%
229 Columbia, Missouri 38.5%
230 Odessa, Texas 31.4%
231 Fargo, North Dakota 30.3%
232 Beaumont, Texas 4.0%
233 Independence, Missouri 3.2%
234 Ann Arbor, Michigan 2.1%
235 El Monte, California 0.4%
236 Springfield, Illinois 3.8%
237 Round Rock, Texas 91.1%
238 Wilmington, North Carolina 29.1%
239 Arvada, Colorado 12.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 117,255 233
2014 117,494 231
2013 117,240 227
2012 117,270 226
2011 116,860 225
2010 116,830 219
2009 121,180 207
2008 121,212 200
2007 120,942 200
2006 119,828 199
2005 118,967 198
2004 117,921 198
2003 116,704 201
2002 115,423 200
2001 114,459 200
2000 113,581 199
1990 112,402 167