Latest Data (2017)
Population 32,865
Nationwide Rank 1163

Quick Facts

Plainfield, Indiana is the 1,163rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Plainfield, Indiana is a town.

Plainfield, Indiana is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Plainfield had its largest population ever.

Plainfield, Indiana is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Plainfield, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1153 Goshen, Indiana 33,220 11.2%
1154 Midvale, Utah 33,208 22.6%
1155 Alabaster, Alabama 33,202 37.7%
1156 Bay City, Michigan 33,188 -9.6%
1157 Hinesville, Georgia 33,140 9.9%
1158 Lawndale, California 33,078 4.1%
1159 Estero, Florida 33,048
1160 Franklin Town, Massachusetts 32,996
1161 Andover, Minnesota 32,902 22.4%
1162 Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 32,894 58.4%
1163 Plainfield, Indiana 32,865 60.0%
1164 Walla Walla, Washington 32,854 7.6%
1165 Lewiston, Idaho 32,820 6.3%
1166 Salisbury, Maryland 32,807 40.5%
1167 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 32,795 35.6%
1168 Lake Stevens, Washington 32,785 159.2%
1169 Elk Grove Village, Illinois 32,776 -5.6%
1170 Pekin, Illinois 32,731 -3.4%
1171 Spring Valley, New York 32,724 41.9%
1172 St. Charles, Illinois 32,714 15.7%
1173 Copperas Cove, Texas 32,706 8.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
602 Noblesville 61,882 105.8%
616 Terre Haute 60,774 2.1%
652 Kokomo 57,836 23.3%
657 Greenwood 57,375 56.1%
690 Anderson 55,076 -7.6%
735 Elkhart 52,558 -0.1%
783 Mishawaka 49,177 4.6%
794 Lawrence 48,704 24.5%
820 Jeffersonville 47,383 58.2%
824 Columbus 47,143 19.9%
837 West Lafayette 46,269 61.2%
970 Westfield 39,493 155.4%
1049 Portage 36,672 9.1%
1054 New Albany 36,461 -3.6%
1085 Richmond 35,455 -9.3%
1102 Merrillville 34,871 14.1%
1146 Valparaiso 33,376 18.1%
1153 Goshen 33,220 11.2%
1163 Plainfield 32,865 60.0%
1226 Michigan City 31,056 -5.5%
1278 Crown Point 29,625 49.2%
1320 Schererville 28,633 14.6%
1335 Marion 28,327 -12.3%
1336 Hobart 28,255 10.8%
1338 East Chicago 28,215 -12.7%
1402 Zionsville 26,710 153.6%
1445 Brownsburg 25,911 71.7%
1498 Franklin 25,089 27.6%
1646 Munster 22,717 5.6%
1651 Highland 22,585 -4.0%
1673 Greenfield 22,094 47.4%
1702 Clarksville 21,694 1.1%
1704 La Porte 21,681 0.3%
1866 Seymour 19,480 7.0%
1896 Shelbyville 19,070 5.5%
2008 Logansport 17,755 -9.9%
2011 Vincennes 17,729 -5.0%
2021 Avon 17,568 102.9%
2044 New Castle 17,351 -10.0%
2052 St. John 17,259 99.5%
2060 Huntington 17,084 -3.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 32,865 1,163
2016 31,409 1,204
2015 30,590 1,226
2014 30,409 1,221
2013 30,097 1,222
2012 29,154 1,249
2011 28,379 1,274
2010 27,631 1,287
2009 28,527 1,235
2008 28,057 1,238
2007 27,430 1,256
2006 26,263 1,300
2005 25,079 1,345
2004 24,292 1,378
2003 23,371 1,405
2002 22,832 1,429
2001 21,926 1,470
2000 20,528 1,553
1990 15,637 1,709