Latest Data (2015)
Population 51,818
Nationwide Rank 731

Quick Facts

Joplin, Missouri is the 731st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Joplin, Missouri is a city.

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

Joplin, Missouri's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Joplin, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
725 Albany, Oregon 27.0%
726 Hoffman Estates, Illinois 4.9%
727 Milford, Connecticut 2.7%
728 Glendora, California 5.0%
729 Brookhaven, Georgia
730 Palm Desert, California 16.3%
731 Joplin, Missouri 13.5%
732 Enid, Oklahoma 10.3%
733 Bonita Springs, Florida 56.4%
734 Caldwell, Idaho 87.0%
735 Minnetonka, Minnesota 1.0%
736 Pinellas Park, Florida 9.4%
737 Battle Creek, Michigan -3.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 51,818 731
2014 51,316 731
2013 50,789 726
2012 49,526 739
2011 50,475 713
2010 50,150 704
2009 50,208 705
2008 49,551 710
2007 48,878 709
2006 48,015 717
2005 47,234 717
2004 46,791 719
2003 46,497 715
2002 46,268 715
2001 45,858 710
2000 45,642 704
1990 41,508 652