Latest Data (2018)
Population 10,457
Nationwide Rank 2978

Quick Facts

Kearney, Missouri is the 2,978th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Kearney, Missouri is a city.

Kearney, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Kearney had its largest population ever.

Kearney, Missouri is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 96% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Kearney, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2968 Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 10,499 0.7%
2969 Taylorville, Illinois 10,491 -17.0%
2970 Fox Lake, Illinois 10,481 13.5%
2971 Anderson, California 10,476 15.6%
2972 Arkadelphia, Arkansas 10,475 -3.8%
2973 Lyons, Illinois 10,469 2.2%
2974 Fort Madison, Iowa 10,468 -10.0%
2975 Palatka, Florida 10,465 3.4%
2976 Covington, Louisiana 10,463 21.5%
2977 Storm Lake, Iowa 10,458 4.0%
2978 Kearney, Missouri 10,457 85.3%
2979 Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri 10,456 -5.6%
2980 Waterloo, Illinois 10,456 27.6%
2981 Cadillac, Michigan 10,453 4.3%
2982 Cape Canaveral, Florida 10,449 18.1%
2983 Pine Hill, New Jersey 10,439 -3.9%
2984 Portage, Wisconsin 10,437 7.2%
2985 Vermilion, Ohio 10,437 -4.4%
2986 Pearsall, Texas 10,434 36.1%
2987 Jackson, Wyoming 10,429 20.1%
2988 Gig Harbor, Washington 10,422 58.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1780 Ferguson 20,730 -7.3%
1801 Rolla 20,390 23.6%
1811 Warrensburg 20,262 23.4%
1817 Ozark 20,188 96.7%
1921 Farmington 18,843 34.7%
1932 Creve Coeur 18,717 11.6%
1977 Manchester 18,172 -5.1%
2034 Kirksville 17,566 1.5%
2042 Hannibal 17,533 -1.2%
2079 Poplar Bluff 17,043 0.4%
2092 Clayton 16,826 5.5%
2128 Republic 16,510 83.5%
2161 Lake St. Louis 16,230 58.5%
2174 Sikeston 16,108 -5.0%
2226 Overland 15,637 -6.9%
2285 Jackson 14,994 24.9%
2305 Lebanon 14,807 19.7%
2309 Carthage 14,763 15.9%
2314 Jennings 14,707 -4.8%
2361 Grain Valley 14,277 166.9%
2386 Washington 14,055 5.5%
2449 Moberly 13,610 -0.9%
2485 Dardenne Prairie 13,360 195.7%
2553 Marshall 12,934 1.8%
2585 St. Ann 12,709 -5.7%
2593 Fulton 12,635 3.6%
2620 Troy 12,456 81.5%
2655 West Plains 12,257 12.0%
2693 Neosho 12,051 13.5%
2695 Festus 12,046 22.5%
2719 Webb City 11,887 20.4%
2726 Crestwood 11,850 -0.1%
2751 Union 11,715 51.7%
2756 Maryville 11,687 9.5%
2766 Excelsior Springs 11,646 7.0%
2771 Bridgeton 11,600 -25.3%
2776 Branson 11,567 66.4%
2784 Mexico 11,527 2.0%
2853 Town and Country 11,140 2.4%
2867 Bolivar 11,038 19.6%
2914 Eureka 10,759 38.3%
2978 Kearney 10,457 85.3%
2979 Bellefontaine Neighbors 10,456 -5.6%
3032 Smithville 10,249 83.4%
3049 Kennett 10,182 -9.4%
3066 Harrisonville 10,088 11.5%
3106 Ellisville 9,872 8.5%
3147 Cameron 9,703 -0.9%
3153 Chillicothe 9,673 7.8%
3253 Monett 9,118 17.6%
3296 Clinton 8,947 -4.1%
3309 Berkeley 8,897 -11.4%
3376 Des Peres 8,662 0.7%
3385 Pleasant Hill 8,639 53.3%
3386 Ladue 8,635 2.6%
3411 Richmond Heights 8,552 -10.7%
3417 Park Hills 8,515 8.0%
3425 Sunset Hills 8,480 2.4%
3437 Perryville 8,440 9.3%
3450 Boonville 8,403 1.8%
3509 Nevada 8,254 -3.8%
3531 Warrenton 8,208 51.1%
3541 Oak Grove 8,182 46.3%
3545 Carl Junction 8,153 52.1%
3560 Maplewood 8,099 -12.0%
3594 Brentwood 7,998 4.1%
3649 Dexter 7,864 4.1%
3660 Olivette 7,832 5.0%
3763 Marshfield 7,463 29.4%
3766 Aurora 7,460 5.8%
3840 Pacific 7,236 8.9%
3882 Sullivan 7,108 11.5%
3903 Bonne Terre 7,063 74.7%
3936 Parkville 6,949 65.8%
3942 Black Jack 6,935 1.0%
3975 Valley Park 6,808 4.5%
4139 St. John 6,374 -7.0%
4147 De Soto 6,359 -1.8%
4180 Battlefield 6,267 151.6%
4233 Shrewsbury 6,114 -7.8%
4315 Glendale 5,878 2.0%
4323 Pevely 5,873 53.3%
4351 St. Robert 5,822 100.9%
4362 Trenton 5,803 -6.5%
4366 Greenwood 5,781 44.9%
4424 Richmond 5,634 -7.9%
4425 Bowling Green 5,624 9.0%
4442 Willard 5,578 71.5%
4449 Weldon Spring 5,567 4.6%
4462 Charleston 5,534 17.6%
4469 Caruthersville 5,525 -18.0%
4513 Cottleville 5,446 166.4%
4550 Macon 5,355 -3.1%
4565 Peculiar 5,323 92.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 10,457 2,978
2017 10,049 3,054
2016 9,790 3,097
2015 9,423 3,152
2014 9,261 3,171
2013 9,038 3,217
2012 8,846 3,239
2011 8,686 3,265
2010 8,381 3,342
2009 9,064 3,131
2008 8,706 3,205
2007 8,273 3,307
2006 7,999 3,369
2005 7,375 3,524
2004 6,957 3,635
2003 6,631 3,741
2002 6,387 3,829
2001 6,035 3,950
2000 5,641 4,091
1990 2,329 6,368