Latest Data (2018)
Population 43,949
Nationwide Rank 880

Quick Facts

Urbandale, Iowa is the 880th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Urbandale, Iowa is a city.

Urbandale, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 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
2000-2018
870 Riverton, Utah 44,419 75.5%
871 North Lauderdale, Florida 44,391 15.0%
872 Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44,373 -12.4%
873 Haltom City, Texas 44,339 13.3%
874 Altamonte Springs, Florida 44,241 7.1%
875 Plainfield, Illinois 44,138 221.1%
876 El Centro, California 44,120 15.7%
877 York, Pennsylvania 44,118 6.9%
878 Bountiful, Utah 44,098 6.5%
879 Wake Forest, North Carolina 44,046 236.8%
880 Urbandale, Iowa 43,949 48.9%
881 Rohnert Park, California 43,753 5.7%
882 Altoona, Pennsylvania 43,702 -11.5%
883 Brea, California 43,601 22.6%
884 Salem, Massachusetts 43,559 7.6%
885 Peachtree Corners, Georgia 43,509
886 Ormond Beach, Florida 43,475 18.9%
887 Concord, New Hampshire 43,412 6.5%
888 The Colony, Texas 43,402 60.2%
889 Moorhead, Minnesota 43,349 33.5%
890 Prescott, Arizona 43,314 26.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
415 Sioux City 82,396 -3.0%
460 Iowa City 76,290 21.3%
537 Waterloo 67,798 -1.4%
545 Ames 67,154 31.8%
554 West Des Moines 66,641 41.2%
572 Ankeny 65,284 136.6%
603 Council Bluffs 62,421 6.9%
656 Dubuque 57,941 0.4%
880 Urbandale 43,949 48.9%
943 Cedar Falls 41,048 13.3%
970 Marion 39,979 50.4%
1062 Bettendorf 36,543 16.7%
1395 Mason City 27,093 -7.1%
1397 Marshalltown 27,068 4.0%
1501 Clinton 25,184 -9.0%
1524 Burlington 24,838 -7.2%
1553 Ottumwa 24,550 -1.6%
1576 Fort Dodge 24,098 -8.3%
1592 Muscatine 23,817 4.9%
1649 Waukee 22,810 308.6%
1688 Johnston 22,040 145.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 43,949 880
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