Latest Data (2017)
Population 7,181
Nationwide Rank 3849

Quick Facts

Knoxville, Iowa is the 3,849th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Knoxville, Iowa is a city.

Knoxville, Iowa is currently 13.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Knoxville, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Knoxville, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3839 Bellbrook, Ohio 7,218 3.5%
3840 Austell, Georgia 7,215 35.7%
3841 Pacific, Missouri 7,211 8.5%
3842 Forest City, North Carolina 7,210 -4.2%
3843 Mount Sterling, Kentucky 7,209 17.6%
3844 Palmer, Alaska 7,209 50.1%
3845 Tolleson, Arizona 7,205 43.2%
3846 LaFayette, Georgia 7,198 7.0%
3847 Rockland, Maine 7,186 -5.5%
3848 Pacific, Washington 7,184 34.3%
3849 Knoxville, Iowa 7,181 -7.2%
3850 Seward, Nebraska 7,181 10.3%
3851 Flatwoods, Kentucky 7,177 -4.3%
3852 Salem, Illinois 7,173 -9.1%
3853 Camden, South Carolina 7,168 7.0%
3854 Ville Platte, Louisiana 7,166 -16.3%
3855 Milltown, New Jersey 7,162 2.0%
3856 Glenolden, Pennsylvania 7,161 -4.1%
3857 Crete, Nebraska 7,160 17.3%
3858 Walled Lake, Michigan 7,156 6.8%
3859 Orland Hills, Illinois 7,152 5.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2569 Grimes 12,742 148.6%
2598 Boone 12,510 -2.3%
2767 Oskaloosa 11,546 5.0%
2853 Spencer 11,045 -2.5%
2877 Norwalk 10,896 54.4%
2929 Storm Lake 10,611 5.6%
2950 Fort Madison 10,520 -9.5%
2968 Fairfield 10,420 8.6%
2993 Keokuk 10,343 -9.0%
3022 Pella 10,225 2.7%
3038 Waverly 10,126 12.8%
3066 Le Mars 9,967 7.8%
3088 Carroll 9,874 -1.9%
3089 Pleasant Hill 9,873 88.0%
3256 Grinnell 9,027 -0.8%
3408 Mount Pleasant 8,497 -2.6%
3447 Denison 8,362 13.9%
3625 Creston 7,839 3.5%
3650 Webster City 7,787 -4.6%
3678 Decorah 7,701 -5.6%
3720 Sioux Center 7,579 24.7%
3725 Clear Lake 7,562 -7.5%
3738 Perry 7,517 -2.0%
3773 Washington 7,395 4.7%
3779 Charles City 7,373 -5.3%
3790 Hiawatha 7,353 12.7%
3849 Knoxville 7,181 -7.2%
3976 Nevada 6,777 1.3%
4012 Atlantic 6,689 -7.7%
4064 Eldridge 6,543 55.0%
4187 Bondurant 6,178 230.1%
4200 Orange City 6,141 9.0%
4239 Independence 6,050 -0.1%
4276 Oelwein 5,960 -10.7%
4296 Maquoketa 5,920 -3.5%
4351 Estherville 5,793 -12.4%
4427 Asbury 5,586 124.9%
4483 Algona 5,468 -4.6%
4492 Centerville 5,446 -7.8%
4506 Red Oak 5,415 -12.8%
4517 Anamosa 5,391 -2.0%
4545 Clarinda 5,334 -5.9%
4556 Glenwood 5,312 -1.5%
4579 Winterset 5,276 10.8%
4606 DeWitt 5,218
4655 Vinton 5,114 0.1%
4668 Spirit Lake 5,096 19.2%
4682 Osceola 5,076 6.4%
4686 Sheldon 5,067 0.9%
4699 Iowa Falls 5,048 -2.8%
4715 Manchester 5,016 -4.9%
4749 Windsor Heights 4,953 3.7%
4774 Shenandoah 4,909 -11.1%
4777 Cherokee 4,905 -8.3%
4800 Harlan 4,881 -7.6%
4854 Evansdale 4,763 5.3%
4893 Sergeant Bluff 4,706 40.8%
4928 Polk City 4,646 97.7%
4955 Humboldt 4,597 3.1%
5052 Mount Vernon 4,435 16.0%
5088 Adel 4,386 26.8%
5146 Camanche 4,305 2.2%
5199 Carlisle 4,238 18.0%
5200 Hampton 4,237 0.6%
5211 Dyersville 4,220 4.1%
5257 Jefferson 4,150 -10.0%
5278 Chariton 4,122 -10.0%
5300 Forest City 4,091 -6.9%
5394 Le Claire 3,969 35.5%
5465 Monticello 3,871 6.1%
5527 Carter Lake 3,787 16.4%
5533 Huxley 3,782 61.8%
5537 Cresco 3,776 -3.1%
5542 Emmetsburg 3,771 -3.3%
5548 Albia 3,762 0.0%
5554 West Liberty 3,755 12.0%
5558 Rock Valley 3,746 30.2%
5589 Waukon 3,697 -10.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 7,181 3,849
2016 7,241 3,802
2015 7,248 3,787
2014 7,244 3,767
2013 7,251 3,744
2012 7,296 3,712
2011 7,280 3,699
2010 7,313 3,676
2009 7,263 3,659
2008 7,294 3,625
2007 7,321 3,595
2006 7,417 3,536
2005 7,379 3,522
2004 7,424 3,496
2003 7,506 3,442
2002 7,641 3,386
2001 7,739 3,339
2000 7,740 3,320
1990 8,320 2,832