Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,096
Nationwide Rank 4668

Quick Facts

Spirit Lake, Iowa is the 4,668th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Spirit Lake, Iowa is a city.

Spirit Lake, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Spirit Lake had its largest population ever.

Spirit Lake, Iowa is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4658 Lake City, Minnesota 5,109 0.7%
4659 Travelers Rest, South Carolina 5,108 25.4%
4660 Glendive, Montana 5,107 4.9%
4661 Giddings, Texas 5,106 -1.1%
4662 Tipton, Indiana 5,106 -4.7%
4663 Alva, Oklahoma 5,103 -2.9%
4664 Eastman, Georgia 5,100 -7.0%
4665 Sea Cliff, New York 5,100 0.6%
4666 Concordia, Kansas 5,099 -10.3%
4667 Jackson, Georgia 5,097 26.5%
4668 Spirit Lake, Iowa 5,096 19.2%
4669 Glennville, Georgia 5,093 5.4%
4670 Kenneth City, Florida 5,093 14.6%
4671 Midway, Utah 5,093 123.1%
4672 Poplar Grove, Illinois 5,093 172.3%
4673 Midfield, Alabama 5,092 -9.2%
4674 Angier, North Carolina 5,091 50.7%
4675 Hazard, Kentucky 5,090 4.7%
4676 Bowie, Texas 5,085 -5.9%
4677 Abbeville, South Carolina 5,083 -13.4%
4678 Muleshoe, Texas 5,082 12.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3038 Waverly 10,126 12.8%
3066 Le Mars 9,967 7.8%
3088 Carroll 9,874 -1.9%
3089 Pleasant Hill 9,873 88.0%
3256 Grinnell 9,027 -0.8%
3408 Mount Pleasant 8,497 -2.6%
3447 Denison 8,362 13.9%
3625 Creston 7,839 3.5%
3650 Webster City 7,787 -4.6%
3678 Decorah 7,701 -5.6%
3720 Sioux Center 7,579 24.7%
3725 Clear Lake 7,562 -7.5%
3738 Perry 7,517 -2.0%
3773 Washington 7,395 4.7%
3779 Charles City 7,373 -5.3%
3790 Hiawatha 7,353 12.7%
3849 Knoxville 7,181 -7.2%
3976 Nevada 6,777 1.3%
4012 Atlantic 6,689 -7.7%
4064 Eldridge 6,543 55.0%
4187 Bondurant 6,178 230.1%
4200 Orange City 6,141 9.0%
4239 Independence 6,050 -0.1%
4276 Oelwein 5,960 -10.7%
4296 Maquoketa 5,920 -3.5%
4351 Estherville 5,793 -12.4%
4427 Asbury 5,586 124.9%
4483 Algona 5,468 -4.6%
4492 Centerville 5,446 -7.8%
4506 Red Oak 5,415 -12.8%
4517 Anamosa 5,391 -2.0%
4545 Clarinda 5,334 -5.9%
4556 Glenwood 5,312 -1.5%
4579 Winterset 5,276 10.8%
4606 DeWitt 5,218
4655 Vinton 5,114 0.1%
4668 Spirit Lake 5,096 19.2%
4682 Osceola 5,076 6.4%
4686 Sheldon 5,067 0.9%
4699 Iowa Falls 5,048 -2.8%
4715 Manchester 5,016 -4.9%
4749 Windsor Heights 4,953 3.7%
4774 Shenandoah 4,909 -11.1%
4777 Cherokee 4,905 -8.3%
4800 Harlan 4,881 -7.6%
4854 Evansdale 4,763 5.3%
4893 Sergeant Bluff 4,706 40.8%
4928 Polk City 4,646 97.7%
4955 Humboldt 4,597 3.1%
5052 Mount Vernon 4,435 16.0%
5088 Adel 4,386 26.8%
5146 Camanche 4,305 2.2%
5199 Carlisle 4,238 18.0%
5200 Hampton 4,237 0.6%
5211 Dyersville 4,220 4.1%
5257 Jefferson 4,150 -10.0%
5278 Chariton 4,122 -10.0%
5300 Forest City 4,091 -6.9%
5394 Le Claire 3,969 35.5%
5465 Monticello 3,871 6.1%
5527 Carter Lake 3,787 16.4%
5533 Huxley 3,782 61.8%
5537 Cresco 3,776 -3.1%
5542 Emmetsburg 3,771 -3.3%
5548 Albia 3,762 0.0%
5554 West Liberty 3,755 12.0%
5558 Rock Valley 3,746 30.2%
5589 Waukon 3,697 -10.4%
5687 Osage 3,574 3.3%
5768 Robins 3,470 87.9%
5800 Eagle Grove 3,428 -7.5%
5816 New Hampton 3,413 -7.4%
5833 Story City 3,396 4.7%
5863 Tiffin 3,361 207.2%
6005 Tipton 3,218 1.6%
6075 Williamsburg 3,139 18.5%
6185 Garner 3,052 4.1%
6206 Milford 3,025 21.7%
6298 West Burlington 2,927 -7.2%
6390 Wilton 2,832 0.0%
6409 Onawa 2,809 -9.3%
6452 Tama 2,775 1.9%
6458 Clarion 2,769 -6.4%
6543 Jesup 2,708 22.4%
6566 Grundy Center 2,689 3.2%
6587 Bloomfield 2,676 2.8%
6622 Eldora 2,653 -12.5%
6624 Missouri Valley 2,649 -11.3%
6637 Fairfax 2,631 172.9%
6643 Solon 2,626 119.0%
6662 Sibley 2,611 -6.3%
6688 Madrid 2,587 6.8%
6732 Center Point 2,551 26.0%
6737 Rock Rapids 2,549 -0.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 5,096 4,668
2016 5,086 4,667
2015 5,018 4,690
2014 4,945 4,723
2013 4,952 4,706
2012 4,925 4,708
2011 4,895 4,714
2010 4,840 4,724
2009 4,594 4,812
2008 4,609 4,777
2007 4,601 4,760
2006 4,579 4,753
2005 4,527 4,761
2004 4,404 4,833
2003 4,372 4,822
2002 4,281 4,857
2001 4,299 4,825
2000 4,273 4,825
1990 3,888 4,779