Latest Data (2017)
Population 17,536
Nationwide Rank 2030

Quick Facts

Kirksville, Missouri is the 2,030th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Kirksville, Missouri is a city.

Kirksville, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Kirksville had its largest population ever.

Kirksville, Missouri's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Kirksville, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2020 Hannibal, Missouri 17,590 -0.9%
2021 Avon, Indiana 17,568 102.9%
2022 St. Michael, Minnesota 17,565 87.7%
2023 Fort Mill, South Carolina 17,557 118.5%
2024 Maitland, Florida 17,554 20.9%
2025 Tallmadge, Ohio 17,552 6.7%
2026 Imperial, California 17,550 127.5%
2027 Tiffin, Ohio 17,546 -3.2%
2028 South Houston, Texas 17,543 10.6%
2029 Zachary, Louisiana 17,538 54.9%
2030 Kirksville, Missouri 17,536 1.3%
2031 Bay City, Texas 17,528 -5.9%
2032 Anoka, Minnesota 17,522 -3.1%
2033 Greenfield, California 17,517 35.9%
2034 Nederland, Texas 17,491 0.5%
2035 Pampa, Texas 17,475 -1.4%
2036 Lindenwold, New Jersey 17,471 0.4%
2037 Oswego, New York 17,465 -3.4%
2038 Amesbury Town, Massachusetts 17,457
2039 Greenfield Town, Massachusetts 17,442
2040 Hermiston, Oregon 17,428 31.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1110 University City 34,549 -8.3%
1206 Liberty 31,507 19.5%
1260 Ballwin 30,181 -3.5%
1296 Raytown 29,211 -3.4%
1357 Kirkwood 27,653 1.0%
1382 Gladstone 27,140 2.8%
1389 Maryland Heights 26,996 -0.5%
1480 Hazelwood 25,290 -3.3%
1491 Grandview 25,159 1.5%
1598 Belton 23,480 7.0%
1631 Webster Groves 22,886 -1.5%
1707 Sedalia 21,568 6.0%
1722 Nixa 21,321 71.6%
1729 Raymore 21,167 87.8%
1735 Arnold 21,113 5.7%
1766 Ferguson 20,728 -7.3%
1801 Rolla 20,293 23.1%
1811 Warrensburg 20,168 22.9%
1826 Ozark 19,905 93.9%
1923 Creve Coeur 18,702 11.5%
1951 Farmington 18,425 31.7%
1975 Manchester 18,112 -5.4%
2020 Hannibal 17,590 -0.9%
2030 Kirksville 17,536 1.3%
2063 Poplar Bluff 17,070 0.6%
2084 Clayton 16,805 5.4%
2142 Republic 16,294 81.1%
2157 Sikeston 16,155 -4.7%
2185 Lake St. Louis 15,936 55.6%
2201 Overland 15,708 -6.5%
2279 Jackson 14,932 24.4%
2302 Jennings 14,674 -5.0%
2309 Lebanon 14,611 18.1%
2339 Carthage 14,350 12.7%
2378 Grain Valley 13,996 161.7%
2384 Washington 13,966 4.8%
2414 Moberly 13,783 0.3%
2475 Dardenne Prairie 13,310 194.5%
2548 Fulton 12,844 5.3%
2570 St. Ann 12,737 -5.4%
2574 Marshall 12,708 0.0%
2647 West Plains 12,248 12.0%
2681 Festus 12,034 22.4%
2683 Neosho 12,031 13.4%
2685 Troy 12,015 75.0%
2707 Crestwood 11,870 0.0%
2728 Maryville 11,757 10.1%
2749 Bridgeton 11,648 -25.0%
2765 Excelsior Springs 11,560 6.2%
2770 Union 11,524 49.3%
2772 Mexico 11,506 1.9%
2777 Branson 11,467 65.0%
2802 Webb City 11,334 14.8%
2846 Town and Country 11,115 2.1%
2878 Bolivar 10,885 18.0%
2928 Bellefontaine Neighbors 10,628 -4.0%
2939 Eureka 10,574 35.9%
2976 Kennett 10,399 -7.4%
3044 Harrisonville 10,103 11.7%
3054 Kearney 10,049 78.1%
3111 Smithville 9,798 75.3%
3118 Ellisville 9,770 7.3%
3119 Cameron 9,761 -0.3%
3131 Chillicothe 9,668 7.8%
3273 Monett 8,969 15.7%
3285 Berkeley 8,920 -11.2%
3289 Clinton 8,911 -4.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 17,536 2,030
2016 17,519 2,016
2015 17,520 2,004
2014 17,633 1,987
2013 17,577 1,980
2012 17,522 1,969
2011 17,486 1,965
2010 17,505 1,939
2009 17,504 1,895
2008 17,381 1,894
2007 17,112 1,910
2006 17,116 1,887
2005 17,014 1,879
2004 17,111 1,855
2003 17,153 1,833
2002 17,306 1,805
2001 17,290 1,793
2000 17,296 1,785
1990 17,418 1,561