Latest Data (2015)
Population 42,527
Nationwide Rank 882

Quick Facts

Plainfield, Illinois is the 882nd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Plainfield, Illinois is a village.

Plainfield, Illinois is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Plainfield had its largest population ever.

Plainfield, Illinois is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 99% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Plainfield, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
876 Salem, Massachusetts 5.9%
877 Fairfield, Ohio 1.5%
878 Rancho Palos Verdes, California 3.6%
879 Moline, Illinois -2.9%
880 Concord, New Hampshire 4.6%
881 Rockwall, Texas 126.0%
882 Plainfield, Illinois 209.3%
883 Burlington, Vermont 6.5%
884 Rohnert Park, California 2.5%
885 Urbana, Illinois 11.7%
886 Midland, Michigan 0.9%
887 Prescott Valley, Arizona 72.7%
888 State College, Pennsylvania 9.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 42,527 882
2014 42,138 877
2013 41,734 879
2012 40,466 896
2011 40,151 896
2010 39,581 904
2009 36,659 960
2008 36,234 968
2007 35,177 990
2006 32,031 1,065
2005 28,228 1,196
2004 24,634 1,357
2003 20,684 1,579
2002 17,542 1,784
2001 15,570 1,959
2000 13,745 2,145
1990 5,254 3,934