Latest Data (2017)
Population 147,682
Nationwide Rank 176

Quick Facts

Naperville, Illinois is the 176th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Naperville, Illinois is a city.

Naperville, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 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
2000-2017
166 Sunnyvale, California 153,656 16.5%
167 Hollywood, Florida 153,627 9.9%
168 Pasadena, Texas 153,520 8.1%
169 Clarksville, Tennessee 153,205 47.3%
170 Pomona, California 152,939 3.2%
171 Kansas City, Kansas 152,938 4.1%
172 Macon-Bibb County, Georgia 152,663
173 Escondido, California 151,969 13.1%
174 Paterson, New Jersey 148,678 -0.4%
175 Joliet, Illinois 148,462 37.1%
176 Naperville, Illinois 147,682 14.1%
177 Rockford, Illinois 147,051 -3.1%
178 Torrance, California 146,758 6.1%
179 Bridgeport, Connecticut 146,579 4.9%
180 Savannah, Georgia 146,444 10.3%
181 Killeen, Texas 145,482 61.3%
182 Bellevue, Washington 144,444 28.4%
183 Mesquite, Texas 143,949 15.1%
184 Syracuse, New York 143,396 -1.8%
185 McAllen, Texas 142,696 33.3%
186 Pasadena, California 142,647 6.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
115 Aurora 200,965 39.0%
175 Joliet 148,462 37.1%
176 Naperville 147,682 14.1%
177 Rockford 147,051 -3.1%
247 Springfield 114,868 2.3%
256 Peoria 112,883 -0.1%
258 Elgin 112,456 18.4%
377 Waukegan 87,729 -0.7%
379 Champaign 87,432 24.0%
409 Cicero 82,552 -3.4%
443 Bloomington 77,934 18.6%
467 Arlington Heights 75,634 -1.1%
469 Bolingbrook 75,201 32.0%
471 Evanston 74,756 0.8%
478 Schaumburg 74,184 -1.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 147,682 176
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