Latest Data (2017)
Population 43,592
Nationwide Rank 873

Quick Facts

Urbandale, Iowa is the 873rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Urbandale, Iowa is a city.

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

Urbandale, Iowa is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Urbandale, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
863 Altamonte Springs, Florida 44,277 7.2%
864 Rockwall, Texas 44,208 134.7%
865 North Lauderdale, Florida 44,198 14.5%
866 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts 44,163 -8.0%
867 York, Pennsylvania 44,132 6.9%
868 North Miami Beach, Florida 44,124 5.7%
869 Bountiful, Utah 44,107 6.5%
870 Altoona, Pennsylvania 44,098 -10.7%
871 Plainfield, Illinois 43,926 219.5%
872 Lombard, Illinois 43,745 2.5%
873 Urbandale, Iowa 43,592 47.7%
874 Lompoc, California 43,542 5.6%
875 Winter Garden, Florida 43,536 180.0%
876 Freeport, New York 43,508 -0.6%
877 Kyle, Texas 43,480 626.1%
878 Salem, Massachusetts 43,415 7.3%
879 Riverton, Utah 43,344 71.2%
880 San Bruno, California 43,299 7.8%
881 Peachtree Corners, Georgia 43,268
882 DeKalb, Illinois 43,193 10.1%
883 Moorhead, Minnesota 43,122 32.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
410 Sioux City 82,514 -2.8%
464 Iowa City 75,798 20.5%
535 Waterloo 67,587 -1.7%
547 Ames 66,498 30.5%
559 West Des Moines 65,608 39.0%
596 Ankeny 62,416 126.2%
598 Council Bluffs 62,316 6.8%
648 Dubuque 58,276 1.0%
873 Urbandale 43,592 47.7%
918 Cedar Falls 41,570 14.8%
975 Marion 39,400 48.3%
1076 Bettendorf 35,813 14.4%
1371 Mason City 27,399 -6.0%
1374 Marshalltown 27,280 4.8%
1470 Clinton 25,480 -8.0%
1500 Burlington 25,022 -6.5%
1541 Ottumwa 24,454 -1.9%
1551 Fort Dodge 24,305 -7.5%
1584 Muscatine 23,782 4.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 43,592 873
2016 43,018 873
2015 44,062 851
2014 43,150 860
2013 41,776 876
2012 41,020 884
2011 40,284 895
2010 39,463 909
2009 38,677 910
2008 38,451 904
2007 37,997 907
2006 37,182 909
2005 35,722 947
2004 34,528 976
2003 32,995 998
2002 31,975 1,021
2001 30,464 1,060
2000 29,504 1,087
1990 23,515 1,177