Latest Data (2017)
Population 760
Nationwide Rank 11534

Quick Facts

Peru, Nebraska is the 11,534th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Peru, Nebraska is a city.

Peru, Nebraska is currently 31.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

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

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
11524 Braceville, Illinois 761 -4.0%
11525 Knoxville, Arkansas 761 5.4%
11526 Pilot Grove, Missouri 761 5.1%
11527 Wallace, Idaho 761 -20.3%
11528 Church Hill, Maryland 760 39.4%
11529 Hardy, Arkansas 760 0.3%
11530 Montreal, Wisconsin 760 -8.8%
11531 Montreat, North Carolina 760 20.4%
11532 Olympian Village, Missouri 760 13.2%
11533 Oppelo, Arkansas 760 4.8%
11534 Peru, Nebraska 760 -17.4%
11535 Ashmore, Illinois 759 -5.9%
11536 Fonda, New York 759 -6.1%
11537 Rockport, Arkansas 759 -3.8%
11538 Triadelphia, West Virginia 759 -6.8%
11539 Washingtonville, Ohio 759 -3.8%
11540 Diamondville, Wyoming 758 6.0%
11541 Elkton, Michigan 758 -11.8%
11542 Underwood, North Dakota 758 -5.9%
11543 Westmoreland, Kansas 758 18.4%
11544 Athol, Idaho 757 11.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8631 Bridgeport 1,520 -4.5%
8651 Neligh 1,516 -8.0%
8657 Hebron 1,511 -3.2%
8722 Hartington 1,490 -9.0%
8879 Sutton 1,429 -1.2%
8985 Wakefield 1,395 -0.5%
9017 Wymore 1,384 -16.0%
9057 Ravenna 1,373 0.2%
9118 Wood River 1,350 11.8%
9127 Sutherland 1,346 15.4%
9321 Arlington 1,281 6.5%
9377 Fullerton 1,262 -8.7%
9380 Louisville 1,261 20.4%
9382 Yutan 1,261 3.7%
9395 North Bend 1,256 3.3%
9409 Atkinson 1,251 0.4%
9571 Battle Creek 1,201 3.8%
9595 Plainview 1,196 -11.2%
9606 Burwell 1,191 6.0%
9626 Terrytown 1,185 -3.2%
9632 Oakland 1,183 -13.3%
9643 Wisner 1,180 -6.7%
9678 Alma 1,169 -3.1%
9724 Stromsburg 1,158 -5.4%
9785 Bayard 1,140 -8.3%
9857 Grant 1,120 -7.8%
9914 Creighton 1,102 -12.7%
9925 Pender 1,100 -4.0%
9980 Eagle 1,083 -2.3%
9995 Weeping Water 1,078 -2.1%
10066 Shelton 1,061 -7.0%
10136 Cambridge 1,040 -1.5%
10253 Loup City 1,009 2.0%
10338 Arapahoe 992 -3.0%
10348 Henderson 989 0.2%
10364 Friend 984 -16.1%
10435 Kenesaw 970 11.8%
10459 Harvard 966 -2.9%
10504 Genoa 956 -2.5%
10506 Bloomfield 955 -14.7%
10507 Elm Creek 955 6.8%
10513 Crawford 953 -13.5%
10571 Fort Calhoun 941 9.6%
10612 Ponca 933 -12.8%
10615 Tilden 932 -13.6%
10637 Laurel 927 -5.6%
10648 Red Cloud 925 -17.9%
10689 Franklin 919 -9.7%
10703 Waterloo 916 27.0%
10725 Randolph 912 -3.8%
10735 Morrill 908 -5.0%
10767 Chappell 900 -8.4%
10794 Bennet 892 54.0%
10796 Curtis 891 7.7%
10824 Ceresco 885 -3.5%
10878 Rushville 873 -12.1%
10891 Blue Hill 870 0.5%
10921 Osceola 865 -5.7%
11038 Doniphan 844 10.1%
11061 Benkelman 840 -16.3%
11094 Utica 836 -2.5%
11149 Hooper 826 0.0%
11150 Juniata 826 12.9%
11162 Pawnee City 824 -20.0%
11180 Scribner 821 -15.3%
11219 Oshkosh 814 -7.6%
11222 Humboldt 813 -13.2%
11266 Humphrey 806 2.4%
11275 Lyons 805 -16.2%
11289 Emerson 803 -1.5%
11293 Minatare 803 -10.4%
11330 Cairo 796 0.1%
11333 Walthill 796 -12.1%
11387 Winnebago 786 6.3%
11414 Hemingford 781 -21.0%
11534 Peru 760 -17.4%
11565 Oxford 754 -13.4%
11595 Osmond 749 -5.5%
11632 Axtell 743 6.4%
11647 Deshler 739 -15.6%
11755 Clay Center 723 -15.7%
11794 Newman Grove 717 -9.8%
11827 Bertrand 711 -9.6%
11857 Shelby 707 3.0%
11906 Elwood 698 -8.1%
12008 St. Edward 681 -13.9%
12031 Crofton 677 -9.9%
12140 Beemer 662 -13.9%
12143 Hershey 662 -6.2%
12152 Alda 660 1.2%
12226 Elmwood 648 -3.4%
12247 Boys Town 644 -21.2%
12328 Clarkson 631 -8.2%
12387 Elgin 622 -15.1%
12428 Adams 614 26.0%
12581 Dodge 597 -14.7%
12631 Wausa 590 -6.6%
12652 Cedar Bluffs 587 -4.7%
12659 Greenwood 586 7.3%
12676 Stuart 584 -5.9%
12695 Dorchester 581 -5.5%
12711 Beaver City 577 -9.2%
12712 Culbertson 577 -2.3%
12713 Firth 577 3.2%
12719 Arnold 576 -6.9%
12725 Bassett 575 -22.5%
12741 Wauneta 574 -7.5%
12771 Overton 570 -12.1%
12823 Palmyra 563 2.9%
12910 Howells 552 -12.7%
12911 Indianola 552 -13.8%
12914 Mead 552 -2.4%
12932 Trenton 550 8.4%
12957 Hay Springs 545 -21.8%
12962 Valparaiso 544 -3.2%
12981 Verdigre 542 4.8%
13045 Exeter 533 -24.8%
13061 Fairmont 531 -22.7%
13073 Callaway 529 -16.9%
13084 Homer 528 -10.6%
13256 De Witt 508 -11.1%
13280 Sargent 506 -21.7%
13366 Paxton 497 -18.5%
13511 Bancroft 480 -7.5%
13542 Palmer 477 1.7%
13566 Murray 475 -7.5%
13573 Cortland 474 -3.2%
13636 Decatur 467 -24.3%
13669 Sterling 464 -8.4%
13718 Mullen 459 -13.8%
13719 Nelson 459 -21.2%
13767 Coleridge 453 -15.7%
13794 Edgar 451 -16.3%
13826 Spalding 448 -19.8%
13957 Greeley Center 434 -17.8%
14002 Hampton 430 -1.6%
14018 Spencer 428 -20.4%
14021 Ansley 427 -17.5%
14033 McCool Junction 426 12.4%
14095 Bellwood 418 -6.2%
14108 Brady 417 13.9%
14134 Winside 415 -10.7%
14165 Leigh 412 -6.7%
14194 Beaver Crossing 409 -10.5%
14234 Clearwater 405 5.7%
14265 Cedar Creek 402 1.5%
14299 Malcolm 399 -4.3%
14369 Big Springs 390 -8.4%
14416 Plymouth 386 -19.5%
14447 Orleans 383 -9.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 760 11,534
2016 782 11,415
2015 798 11,314
2014 837 11,083
2013 826 11,144
2012 848 11,028
2011 866 10,938
2010 865 10,941
2009 824 11,076
2008 793 11,251
2007 804 11,179
2006 861 10,872
2005 868 10,814
2004 782 11,325
2003 835 10,992
2002 860 10,865
2001 890 10,712
2000 921 10,557
1990 1,106 9,342