Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,293
Nationwide Rank 1801

Quick Facts

Rolla, Missouri is the 1,801st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Rolla, Missouri is a city.

Rolla, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Rolla had its largest population ever.

Rolla, Missouri is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 64% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Rolla, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1791 Elmwood Park, New Jersey 20,429 7.9%
1792 Clemmons, North Carolina 20,420 29.0%
1793 La CaƱada Flintridge, California 20,413
1794 Pickerington, Ohio 20,402 103.4%
1795 Mountain Brook, Alabama 20,381 -1.9%
1796 Dickinson, Texas 20,359 18.9%
1797 Forney, Texas 20,336 252.5%
1798 Ellensburg, Washington 20,326 30.7%
1799 Prosper, Texas 20,312 776.6%
1800 Mokena, Illinois 20,293 37.6%
1801 Rolla, Missouri 20,293 23.1%
1802 Sulphur, Louisiana 20,278 -0.8%
1803 Columbia Heights, Minnesota 20,254 9.3%
1804 American Canyon, California 20,247 104.3%
1805 South St. Paul, Minnesota 20,242 0.3%
1806 Pittsburg, Kansas 20,216 4.9%
1807 Rocky River, Ohio 20,216 -2.3%
1808 Secaucus, New Jersey 20,215 26.9%
1809 Dixon, California 20,202 25.2%
1810 Bryant, Arkansas 20,194 68.5%
1811 Warrensburg, Missouri 20,168 22.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
2339 Carthage 14,350 12.7%
2378 Grain Valley 13,996 161.7%
2384 Washington 13,966 4.8%
2414 Moberly 13,783 0.3%
2475 Dardenne Prairie 13,310 194.5%
2548 Fulton 12,844 5.3%
2570 St. Ann 12,737 -5.4%
2574 Marshall 12,708 0.0%
2647 West Plains 12,248 12.0%
2681 Festus 12,034 22.4%
2683 Neosho 12,031 13.4%
2685 Troy 12,015 75.0%
2707 Crestwood 11,870 0.0%
2728 Maryville 11,757 10.1%
2749 Bridgeton 11,648 -25.0%
2765 Excelsior Springs 11,560 6.2%
2770 Union 11,524 49.3%
2772 Mexico 11,506 1.9%
2777 Branson 11,467 65.0%
2802 Webb City 11,334 14.8%
2846 Town and Country 11,115 2.1%
2878 Bolivar 10,885 18.0%
2928 Bellefontaine Neighbors 10,628 -4.0%
2939 Eureka 10,574 35.9%
2976 Kennett 10,399 -7.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,293 1,801
2016 20,075 1,801
2015 20,019 1,794
2014 19,926 1,791
2013 19,831 1,780
2012 19,789 1,765
2011 19,675 1,759
2010 19,559 1,749
2009 18,488 1,815
2008 18,319 1,819
2007 18,326 1,809
2006 18,022 1,810
2005 17,714 1,817
2004 17,399 1,829
2003 17,141 1,834
2002 16,947 1,848
2001 16,540 1,860
2000 16,484 1,846
1990 14,339 1,850