Latest Data (2018)
Population 4,503
Nationwide Rank 5022

Quick Facts

Ogallala, Nebraska is the 5,022nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Ogallala, Nebraska is a city.

Ogallala, Nebraska is currently 12.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ogallala, Nebraska's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5012 Capitol Heights, Maryland 4,524 9.8%
5013 Verdigris, Oklahoma 4,524 76.3%
5014 Montgomery, New York 4,522 23.1%
5015 Oconto, Wisconsin 4,517 -4.6%
5016 Wahoo, Nebraska 4,514 7.8%
5017 Cornelia, Georgia 4,513 23.0%
5018 Mount Vernon, Missouri 4,510 11.2%
5019 Newton Falls, Ohio 4,510 -9.7%
5020 Louisburg, Kansas 4,508 70.8%
5021 West Peoria, Illinois 4,508 -5.0%
5022 Ogallala, Nebraska 4,503 -11.9%
5023 Hearne, Texas 4,502 -3.9%
5024 Scott City, Missouri 4,501 -1.9%
5025 Ludlow, Kentucky 4,500 2.2%
5026 East Petersburg, Pennsylvania 4,499 1.1%
5027 Littlestown, Pennsylvania 4,499 13.8%
5028 Unalaska, Alaska 4,497 5.2%
5029 Edwardsville, Kansas 4,494 7.1%
5030 Breese, Illinois 4,493 9.8%
5031 Denton, Maryland 4,493 45.5%
5032 Jamestown, North Carolina 4,490 44.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3520 Gering 8,225 6.2%
3572 Alliance 8,070 -9.5%
3648 York 7,866 -2.6%
3665 Blair 7,815 3.9%
3744 McCook 7,551 -5.4%
3820 Ralston 7,296 16.4%
3829 Nebraska City 7,275 0.7%
3846 Seward 7,220 10.9%
3894 Crete 7,082 16.0%
4099 Plattsmouth 6,480 -6.0%
4136 Schuyler 6,377 17.6%
4138 Sidney 6,376 0.1%
4427 Wayne 5,622 1.1%
4489 Chadron 5,488 -2.4%
4530 Holdrege 5,405 -4.3%
4689 Gretna 5,076 70.5%
5008 Aurora 4,533 7.3%
5016 Wahoo 4,514 7.8%
5022 Ogallala 4,503 -11.9%
5264 Falls City 4,152 -10.8%
5419 Waverly 3,951 59.3%
5547 Cozad 3,782 -9.6%
5631 Fairbury 3,653 -15.2%
5655 O'Neill 3,625 -2.4%
5733 Broken Bow 3,534 0.9%
5805 Gothenburg 3,448 -4.9%
5914 West Point 3,315 -9.3%
5918 Auburn 3,307 -6.4%
6266 Minden 2,977 -0.3%
6352 Central City 2,875 -4.0%
6368 David City 2,855 9.3%
6385 Valley 2,845 58.4%
6488 Valentine 2,748 -4.7%
6695 Ashland 2,588 13.7%
6973 Madison 2,381 0.8%
7003 Kimball 2,360 -7.2%
7023 St. Paul 2,349 5.7%
7098 Hickman 2,300 104.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 4,503 5,022
2017 4,538 4,993
2016 4,543 4,975
2015 4,570 4,951
2014 4,594 4,923
2013 4,606 4,900
2012 4,649 4,850
2011 4,657 4,843
2010 4,737 4,769
2009 4,391 4,959
2008 4,414 4,922
2007 4,523 4,817
2006 4,512 4,797
2005 4,574 4,733
2004 4,623 4,678
2003 4,720 4,612
2002 4,888 4,493
2001 4,952 4,446
2000 5,112 4,351
1990 5,127 4,007