Latest Data (2018)
Population 16,108
Nationwide Rank 2174

Quick Facts

Sikeston, Missouri is the 2,174th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Sikeston, Missouri is a city.

Sikeston, Missouri is currently 9.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sikeston, Missouri's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sikeston, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2164 Bridgeview, Illinois 16,187 5.5%
2165 Beckley, West Virginia 16,183 -6.4%
2166 Uvalde, Texas 16,181 1.8%
2167 Waxhaw, North Carolina 16,181 424.6%
2168 Ukiah, California 16,177 4.2%
2169 Mount Holly, North Carolina 16,135 66.7%
2170 Sulphur Springs, Texas 16,134 9.9%
2171 Opelousas, Louisiana 16,126 -29.2%
2172 Lebanon, Indiana 16,117 12.1%
2173 Crawfordsville, Indiana 16,114 6.4%
2174 Sikeston, Missouri 16,108 -5.0%
2175 Albemarle, North Carolina 16,106 0.5%
2176 Harrisburg, North Carolina 16,075 242.3%
2177 Indianola, Iowa 16,071 21.8%
2178 Griffith, Indiana 16,057 -7.1%
2179 Aberdeen, Maryland 16,053 15.3%
2180 Washougal, Washington 16,049 83.5%
2181 Laguna Woods, California 16,046 -8.7%
2182 Humble, Texas 16,041 9.8%
2183 Fremont, Ohio 16,034 -8.7%
2184 South River, New Jersey 16,023 4.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
2361 Grain Valley 14,277 166.9%
2386 Washington 14,055 5.5%
2449 Moberly 13,610 -0.9%
2485 Dardenne Prairie 13,360 195.7%
2553 Marshall 12,934 1.8%
2585 St. Ann 12,709 -5.7%
2593 Fulton 12,635 3.6%
2620 Troy 12,456 81.5%
2655 West Plains 12,257 12.0%
2693 Neosho 12,051 13.5%
2695 Festus 12,046 22.5%
2719 Webb City 11,887 20.4%
2726 Crestwood 11,850 -0.1%
2751 Union 11,715 51.7%
2756 Maryville 11,687 9.5%
2766 Excelsior Springs 11,646 7.0%
2771 Bridgeton 11,600 -25.3%
2776 Branson 11,567 66.4%
2784 Mexico 11,527 2.0%
2853 Town and Country 11,140 2.4%
2867 Bolivar 11,038 19.6%
2914 Eureka 10,759 38.3%
2978 Kearney 10,457 85.3%
2979 Bellefontaine Neighbors 10,456 -5.6%
3032 Smithville 10,249 83.4%
3049 Kennett 10,182 -9.4%
3066 Harrisonville 10,088 11.5%
3106 Ellisville 9,872 8.5%
3147 Cameron 9,703 -0.9%
3153 Chillicothe 9,673 7.8%
3253 Monett 9,118 17.6%
3296 Clinton 8,947 -4.1%
3309 Berkeley 8,897 -11.4%
3376 Des Peres 8,662 0.7%
3385 Pleasant Hill 8,639 53.3%
3386 Ladue 8,635 2.6%
3411 Richmond Heights 8,552 -10.7%
3417 Park Hills 8,515 8.0%
3425 Sunset Hills 8,480 2.4%
3437 Perryville 8,440 9.3%
3450 Boonville 8,403 1.8%
3509 Nevada 8,254 -3.8%
3531 Warrenton 8,208 51.1%
3541 Oak Grove 8,182 46.3%
3545 Carl Junction 8,153 52.1%
3560 Maplewood 8,099 -12.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 16,108 2,174
2017 16,155 2,157
2016 16,327 2,124
2015 16,436 2,097
2014 16,370 2,090
2013 16,494 2,062
2012 16,330 2,069
2011 16,290 2,064
2010 16,318 2,045
2009 17,059 1,953
2008 17,015 1,945
2007 17,013 1,920
2006 16,938 1,907
2005 16,906 1,890
2004 16,821 1,878
2003 16,822 1,862
2002 16,877 1,852
2001 16,904 1,826
2000 16,962 1,815
1990 17,722 1,538