Latest Data (2017)
Population 75,798
Nationwide Rank 464

Quick Facts

Iowa City, Iowa is the 464th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Iowa City, Iowa is a city.

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

Iowa City, Iowa's growth is about average. 43% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Iowa City, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
454 Flower Mound, Texas 76,681 48.1%
455 Hammond, Indiana 76,618 -7.4%
456 Gastonia, North Carolina 76,593 13.2%
457 St. Joseph, Missouri 76,442 3.1%
458 Baldwin Park, California 76,402 0.5%
459 Gary, Indiana 76,008 -25.8%
460 Wyoming, Michigan 75,938 9.1%
461 San Ramon, California 75,931 69.0%
462 Jonesboro, Arkansas 75,866 36.0%
463 Kalamazoo, Michigan 75,807 -1.5%
464 Iowa City, Iowa 75,798 20.5%
465 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 75,707 6.2%
466 Cedar Park, Texas 75,704 189.7%
467 Arlington Heights, Illinois 75,634 -1.1%
468 Union City, California 75,343 11.6%
469 Bolingbrook, Illinois 75,201 32.0%
470 Warner Robins, Georgia 74,854 50.3%
471 Evanston, Illinois 74,756 0.8%
472 Appleton, Wisconsin 74,653 6.0%
473 Camden, New Jersey 74,532 -6.5%
474 Temple, Texas 74,503 34.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
209 Cedar Rapids 132,228 8.5%
298 Davenport 102,320 4.1%
410 Sioux City 82,514 -2.8%
464 Iowa City 75,798 20.5%
535 Waterloo 67,587 -1.7%
547 Ames 66,498 30.5%
559 West Des Moines 65,608 39.0%
596 Ankeny 62,416 126.2%
598 Council Bluffs 62,316 6.8%
648 Dubuque 58,276 1.0%
873 Urbandale 43,592 47.7%
918 Cedar Falls 41,570 14.8%
975 Marion 39,400 48.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 75,798 464
2016 74,398 470
2015 74,220 464
2014 73,415 464
2013 71,591 468
2012 70,133 474
2011 69,094 476
2010 67,862 478
2009 69,086 463
2008 67,768 467
2007 66,775 468
2006 66,006 471
2005 65,641 465
2004 65,436 458
2003 64,602 453
2002 63,936 456
2001 63,554 455
2000 62,865 456
1990 59,780 407