Latest Data (2016)
Population 82,872
Nationwide Rank 406

Quick Facts

Sioux City, Iowa is the 406th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Sioux City, Iowa is a city.

Sioux City, Iowa is currently 2.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Sioux City, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sioux City, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
396 Johns Creek, Georgia 83,873 38.3%
397 Fayetteville, Arkansas 83,826 41.1%
398 Troy, Michigan 83,641 3.2%
399 Mission, Texas 83,563 79.9%
400 Bryan, Texas 83,260 26.2%
401 Lake Forest, California 83,240 9.4%
402 Buena Park, California 83,156 6.5%
403 Largo, Florida 83,065 11.4%
404 Cicero, Illinois 82,992 -2.9%
405 Avondale, Arizona 82,881 122.4%
406 Sioux City, Iowa 82,872 -2.4%
407 Merced, California 82,594 27.7%
408 St. George, Utah 82,318 64.0%
409 Conroe, Texas 82,286 111.4%
410 Pleasanton, California 82,270 27.9%
411 Longview, Texas 82,055 12.5%
412 Medford, Oregon 81,636 23.1%
413 Warwick, Rhode Island 81,579 -5.0%
414 Westland, Michigan 81,545 -5.9%
415 Somerville, Massachusetts 81,322 4.9%
416 Melbourne, Florida 81,185 10.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
207 Cedar Rapids 131,127 7.6%
296 Davenport 102,612 4.4%
406 Sioux City 82,872 -2.4%
470 Iowa City 74,398 18.3%
521 Waterloo 67,934 -1.2%
546 Ames 66,191 29.9%
561 West Des Moines 64,560 36.8%
584 Council Bluffs 62,524 7.1%
639 Ankeny 58,627 112.5%
642 Dubuque 58,531 1.4%
873 Urbandale 43,018 45.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 82,872 406
2015 82,821 401
2014 82,517 397
2013 82,459 393
2012 82,719 379
2011 82,972 374
2010 82,684 373
2009 82,903 363
2008 82,299 360
2007 81,920 358
2006 82,087 354
2005 82,039 351
2004 83,116 338
2003 83,232 333
2002 83,865 328
2001 84,348 319
2000 84,965 308
1990 80,682 274
1920 71,227 99
1890 37,806 78