Latest Data (2017)
Population 29,211
Nationwide Rank 1296

Quick Facts

Raytown, Missouri is the 1,296th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Raytown, Missouri is a city.

Raytown, Missouri is currently 4.8% 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
2000-2017
1286 Niles, Illinois 29,482 -1.8%
1287 Kingman, Arizona 29,472 40.1%
1288 Duluth, Georgia 29,463 27.9%
1289 Chamblee, Georgia 29,428 208.6%
1290 Atwater, California 29,397 26.3%
1291 Russellville, Arkansas 29,318 22.1%
1292 Sahuarita, Arizona 29,318 676.0%
1293 Sanford, North Carolina 29,313 24.9%
1294 O'Fallon, Illinois 29,272 31.4%
1295 Cibolo, Texas 29,249 816.3%
1296 Raytown, Missouri 29,211 -3.4%
1297 Cornelius, North Carolina 29,191 105.9%
1298 SeaTac, Washington 29,140 14.5%
1299 Stockbridge, Georgia 29,114 163.8%
1300 Englewood, New Jersey 29,112 11.1%
1301 Oak Ridge, Tennessee 29,096 6.5%
1302 Southgate, Michigan 29,084 -4.4%
1303 Port Huron, Michigan 29,051 -9.9%
1304 Central, Louisiana 28,984 8.7%
1305 Seguin, Texas 28,983 21.9%
1306 Eagle Pass, Texas 28,945 26.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
659 St. Peters 57,178 11.0%
692 Blue Springs 54,945 13.3%
738 Joplin 52,288 14.5%
749 Florissant 51,443 -4.5%
816 Chesterfield 47,588 1.5%
888 Jefferson City 42,895 5.7%
974 Wentzville 39,414 427.8%
986 Cape Girardeau 39,151 10.3%
1083 Wildwood 35,501 7.3%
1110 University City 34,549 -8.3%
1206 Liberty 31,507 19.5%
1260 Ballwin 30,181 -3.5%
1296 Raytown 29,211 -3.4%
1357 Kirkwood 27,653 1.0%
1382 Gladstone 27,140 2.8%
1389 Maryland Heights 26,996 -0.5%
1480 Hazelwood 25,290 -3.3%
1491 Grandview 25,159 1.5%
1598 Belton 23,480 7.0%
1631 Webster Groves 22,886 -1.5%
1707 Sedalia 21,568 6.0%
1722 Nixa 21,321 71.6%
1729 Raymore 21,167 87.8%
1735 Arnold 21,113 5.7%
1766 Ferguson 20,728 -7.3%
1801 Rolla 20,293 23.1%
1811 Warrensburg 20,168 22.9%
1826 Ozark 19,905 93.9%
1923 Creve Coeur 18,702 11.5%
1951 Farmington 18,425 31.7%
1975 Manchester 18,112 -5.4%
2020 Hannibal 17,590 -0.9%
2030 Kirksville 17,536 1.3%
2063 Poplar Bluff 17,070 0.6%
2084 Clayton 16,805 5.4%
2142 Republic 16,294 81.1%
2157 Sikeston 16,155 -4.7%
2185 Lake St. Louis 15,936 55.6%
2201 Overland 15,708 -6.5%
2279 Jackson 14,932 24.4%
2302 Jennings 14,674 -5.0%
2309 Lebanon 14,611 18.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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