Latest Data (2016)
Population 147,122
Nationwide Rank 177

Quick Facts

Naperville, Illinois is the 177th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Naperville, Illinois is a city.

Naperville, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Naperville had its largest population ever.

Naperville, Illinois's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Naperville, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
167 Sunnyvale, California 152,771 15.8%
168 Macon-Bibb County, Georgia 152,555
169 Pomona, California 152,494 2.9%
170 Hollywood, Florida 151,998 8.8%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 151,709 3.3%
172 Escondido, California 151,613 12.8%
173 Clarksville, Tennessee 150,287 44.5%
174 Joliet, Illinois 148,262 36.9%
175 Rockford, Illinois 147,651 -2.7%
176 Torrance, California 147,195 6.4%
177 Naperville, Illinois 147,122 13.7%
178 Paterson, New Jersey 147,000 -1.5%
179 Savannah, Georgia 146,763 10.5%
180 Bridgeport, Connecticut 145,936 4.5%
181 Mesquite, Texas 143,736 14.9%
182 Killeen, Texas 143,400 59.0%
183 Syracuse, New York 143,378 -1.8%
184 McAllen, Texas 142,212 32.8%
185 Pasadena, California 142,059 5.5%
186 Bellevue, Washington 141,400 25.7%
187 Fullerton, California 140,721 11.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
111 Aurora 201,110 39.1%
174 Joliet 148,262 36.9%
175 Rockford 147,651 -2.7%
177 Naperville 147,122 13.7%
241 Springfield 115,715 3.0%
244 Peoria 114,265 1.0%
256 Elgin 112,123 18.1%
367 Waukegan 88,182 -0.1%
381 Champaign 86,637 22.9%
404 Cicero 82,992 -2.9%
433 Bloomington 78,005 18.7%
460 Arlington Heights 75,525 -1.2%
463 Evanston 74,895 1.0%
467 Bolingbrook 74,518 30.8%
468 Schaumburg 74,446 -1.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 147,122 177
2015 147,100 179
2014 146,128 178
2013 144,864 176
2012 143,684 176
2011 142,873 175
2010 141,853 172
2009 143,661 169
2008 142,489 166
2007 141,310 167
2006 140,519 166
2005 139,460 167
2004 138,816 166
2003 137,290 167
2002 135,202 168
2001 132,433 168
2000 129,335 168
1990 86,958 244