Latest Data (2015)
Population 151,306
Nationwide Rank 171

Quick Facts

Kansas City, Kansas is the 171st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Kansas City, Kansas is a city.

Kansas City, Kansas is currently 10.1% smaller than it was in 1970, the year of its peak recorded population.

Kansas City, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Kansas City, Kansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
165 Macon-Bibb County, Georgia
166 Alexandria, Virginia 18.6%
167 Pomona, California 3.4%
168 Lakewood, Colorado 5.6%
169 Sunnyvale, California 15.1%
170 Escondido, California 12.7%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 3.0%
172 Hollywood, Florida 7.1%
173 Clarksville, Tennessee 43.5%
174 Torrance, California 7.4%
175 Rockford, Illinois -2.3%
176 Joliet, Illinois 36.6%
177 Paterson, New Jersey -1.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 151,306 171
2014 149,636 170
2013 148,483 168
2012 147,268 166
2011 146,227 165
2010 145,786 164
2009 143,209 170
2008 142,231 167
2007 141,697 163
2006 141,273 165
2005 142,178 160
2004 142,929 159
2003 144,485 154
2002 145,917 149
2001 146,924 147
2000 146,790 142
1990 151,344 119
1980 161,087 94
1970 168,213 80
1960 121,901 99
1950 129,553 77
1940 121,458 69
1930 121,857 66
1920 101,177 67
1910 82,331 65
1900 51,418 76
1890 38,316 76