Latest Data (2018)
Population 34,386
Nationwide Rank 1121

Quick Facts

Plainfield, Indiana is the 1,121st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Plainfield, Indiana is a town.

Plainfield, Indiana is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Plainfield had its largest population ever.

Plainfield, Indiana is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Plainfield, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1111 Merrillville, Indiana 34,750 13.7%
1112 Post Falls, Idaho 34,691 91.2%
1113 Englewood, Colorado 34,690 8.5%
1114 Leawood, Kansas 34,689 24.8%
1115 McMinnville, Oregon 34,617 29.6%
1116 Menlo Park, California 34,549 12.2%
1117 Socorro, Texas 34,533 24.3%
1118 Vestavia Hills, Alabama 34,461 11.5%
1119 Norristown, Pennsylvania 34,422 9.8%
1120 Georgetown, Kentucky 34,395 85.6%
1121 Plainfield, Indiana 34,386 67.5%
1122 Wenatchee, Washington 34,329 19.4%
1123 University City, Missouri 34,322 -8.9%
1124 Butte-Silver Bow, Montana 34,284 1.4%
1125 Goldsboro, North Carolina 34,234 -14.7%
1126 Torrington, Connecticut 34,228 -2.8%
1127 Douglasville, Georgia 34,190 75.6%
1128 Beverly Hills, California 34,183 0.8%
1129 Kennesaw, Georgia 34,172 59.5%
1130 Adelanto, California 34,160 87.8%
1131 Foster City, California 34,151 18.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
527 Muncie 68,529 -3.2%
595 Noblesville 63,133 110.0%
619 Terre Haute 60,753 2.0%
643 Greenwood 58,778 60.0%
657 Kokomo 57,869 23.4%
697 Anderson 55,037 -7.6%
743 Elkhart 52,367 -0.4%
777 Mishawaka 49,931 6.2%
793 Lawrence 49,046 25.4%
808 West Lafayette 48,308 68.3%
821 Columbus 47,543 20.9%
824 Jeffersonville 47,432 58.3%
928 Westfield 41,528 168.5%
1051 Portage 36,806 9.5%
1058 New Albany 36,604 -3.2%
1100 Richmond 35,353 -9.5%
1111 Merrillville 34,750 13.7%
1121 Plainfield 34,386 67.5%
1147 Valparaiso 33,729 19.3%
1153 Goshen 33,566 12.4%
1231 Michigan City 31,118 -5.3%
1271 Crown Point 30,059 51.4%
1330 Schererville 28,501 14.1%
1345 Marion 28,047 -13.2%
1346 Hobart 28,040 10.0%
1351 East Chicago 27,930 -13.6%
1389 Zionsville 27,153 157.8%
1442 Brownsburg 26,397 74.9%
1496 Franklin 25,248 28.5%
1660 Greenfield 22,564 50.5%
1664 Munster 22,539 4.7%
1671 Highland 22,382 -4.9%
1719 Clarksville 21,622 0.8%
1721 La Porte 21,610 0.0%
1858 Seymour 19,731 8.4%
1889 Shelbyville 19,326 6.9%
1960 Avon 18,343 111.9%
1987 St. John 18,047 108.6%
2017 Logansport 17,728 -10.0%
2063 New Castle 17,268 -10.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 34,386 1,121
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