Latest Data (2016)
Population 167,319
Nationwide Rank 152

Quick Facts

Springfield, Missouri is the 152nd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Springfield, Missouri is a city.

Springfield, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Springfield had its largest population ever.

Springfield, Missouri's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Springfield, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
142 Santa Rosa, California 175,155 17.3%
143 Garden Grove, California 174,858 5.7%
144 Vancouver, Washington 174,826 19.2%
145 Sioux Falls, South Dakota 174,360 38.8%
146 Ontario, California 173,212 9.1%
147 McKinney, Texas 172,298 207.7%
148 Elk Grove, California 169,743 107.8%
149 Jackson, Mississippi 169,148 -8.6%
150 Pembroke Pines, Florida 168,587 21.9%
151 Salem, Oregon 167,419 21.3%
152 Springfield, Missouri 167,319 9.9%
153 Corona, California 166,785 29.2%
154 Eugene, Oregon 166,575 19.7%
155 Fort Collins, Colorado 164,207 36.7%
156 Peoria, Arizona 164,173 47.9%
157 Frisco, Texas 163,656 363.8%
158 Cary, North Carolina 162,320 66.6%
159 Lancaster, California 160,106 34.3%
160 Hayward, California 158,937 12.7%
161 Palmdale, California 157,356 33.8%
162 Salinas, California 157,218 9.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
61 St. Louis 311,404 -10.2%
152 Springfield 167,319 9.9%
230 Columbia 120,612 40.2%
237 Independence 117,030 3.0%
320 Lee's Summit 96,076 35.3%
383 O'Fallon 86,274 69.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 167,319 152
2015 166,810 150
2014 165,378 149
2013 164,122 148
2012 162,191 146
2011 160,371 146
2010 159,498 146
2009 157,630 147
2008 156,304 147
2007 154,794 147
2006 153,672 146
2005 152,583 146
2004 152,571 147
2003 152,471 145
2002 152,343 140
2001 152,533 138
2000 152,231 135
1990 141,115 130