Latest Data (2018)
Population 28,993
Nationwide Rank 1311

Quick Facts

Raytown, Missouri is the 1,311th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Raytown, Missouri is a city.

Raytown, Missouri is currently 5.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Raytown, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Raytown, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1301 Canton, Georgia 29,306 245.0%
1302 Port Chester, New York 29,282 4.9%
1303 SeaTac, Washington 29,239 14.9%
1304 Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 29,200 256.1%
1305 Maryville, Tennessee 29,192 26.0%
1306 Niles, Illinois 29,184 -2.8%
1307 Fredericksburg, Virginia 29,144 50.5%
1308 Oak Ridge, Tennessee 29,109 6.6%
1309 New Iberia, Louisiana 29,099 -10.6%
1310 Southgate, Michigan 29,088 -4.4%
1311 Raytown, Missouri 28,993 -4.1%
1312 Windsor, Colorado 28,967 179.6%
1313 Ridgecrest, California 28,940 16.1%
1314 Port Huron, Michigan 28,927 -10.3%
1315 Lafayette, Colorado 28,924 23.7%
1316 Paragould, Arkansas 28,912 30.5%
1317 Desert Hot Springs, California 28,885 75.5%
1318 Casselberry, Florida 28,876 17.9%
1319 Central, Louisiana 28,864 8.3%
1320 Agawam Town, Massachusetts 28,854
1321 Lake in the Hills, Illinois 28,835 19.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
670 St. Peters 57,127 10.9%
694 Blue Springs 55,104 13.6%
757 Florissant 51,272 -4.9%
766 Joplin 50,657 10.9%
819 Chesterfield 47,644 1.6%
897 Jefferson City 42,838 5.5%
939 Wentzville 41,164 451.2%
975 Cape Girardeau 39,853 12.3%
1096 Wildwood 35,517 7.4%
1123 University City 34,322 -8.9%
1210 Liberty 31,779 20.5%
1267 Ballwin 30,188 -3.5%
1311 Raytown 28,993 -4.1%
1356 Kirkwood 27,758 1.4%
1379 Gladstone 27,317 3.5%
1402 Maryland Heights 27,016 -0.4%
1497 Hazelwood 25,204 -3.7%
1515 Grandview 24,962 0.7%
1607 Belton 23,598 7.6%
1645 Webster Groves 22,889 -1.5%
1700 Nixa 21,868 76.0%
1705 Raymore 21,784 93.2%
1711 Sedalia 21,718 6.8%
1756 Arnold 21,073 5.5%
1780 Ferguson 20,730 -7.3%
1801 Rolla 20,390 23.6%
1811 Warrensburg 20,262 23.4%
1817 Ozark 20,188 96.7%
1921 Farmington 18,843 34.7%
1932 Creve Coeur 18,717 11.6%
1977 Manchester 18,172 -5.1%
2034 Kirksville 17,566 1.5%
2042 Hannibal 17,533 -1.2%
2079 Poplar Bluff 17,043 0.4%
2092 Clayton 16,826 5.5%
2128 Republic 16,510 83.5%
2161 Lake St. Louis 16,230 58.5%
2174 Sikeston 16,108 -5.0%
2226 Overland 15,637 -6.9%
2285 Jackson 14,994 24.9%
2305 Lebanon 14,807 19.7%
2309 Carthage 14,763 15.9%
2314 Jennings 14,707 -4.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 28,993 1,311
2017 29,211 1,296
2016 29,261 1,281
2015 29,401 1,274
2014 29,481 1,256
2013 29,510 1,246
2012 29,513 1,235
2011 29,507 1,228
2010 29,526 1,210
2009 28,931 1,214
2008 28,510 1,217
2007 26,938 1,279
2006 27,041 1,258
2005 27,503 1,221
2004 28,091 1,185
2003 28,537 1,157
2002 29,028 1,130
2001 29,542 1,099
2000 30,246 1,055
1990 30,684 912