Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,792
Nationwide Rank 8021

Quick Facts

WaKeeney, Kansas is the 8,021st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

WaKeeney, Kansas is a city.

WaKeeney, Kansas is currently 17.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

WaKeeney, Kansas's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8011 Varnell, Georgia 1,798 16.0%
8012 Cross Plains, Tennessee 1,796 28.2%
8013 Gilbert, Minnesota 1,796 -2.6%
8014 Sardis City, Alabama 1,796 20.3%
8015 Sneads, Florida 1,796 -6.2%
8016 Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey 1,794 -20.2%
8017 Moriarty, New Mexico 1,793 -3.9%
8018 Vale, Oregon 1,793 -8.9%
8019 Lake Ozark, Missouri 1,792 10.6%
8020 Leachville, Arkansas 1,792 -11.6%
8021 WaKeeney, Kansas 1,792 -8.1%
8022 Collinsville, Texas 1,791 43.3%
8023 Jamestown, Kentucky 1,791 9.4%
8024 Lattingtown, New York 1,790 -3.8%
8025 Pomeroy, Ohio 1,790 -8.3%
8026 Unionville, Missouri 1,790 -12.4%
8027 Braham, Minnesota 1,789 38.2%
8028 Lovelock, Nevada 1,788 -10.1%
8029 St. Marys, West Virginia 1,787 -12.6%
8030 Clearwater, Minnesota 1,786 106.7%
8031 Forest City, Pennsylvania 1,786 -3.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5690 Mission Hills 3,573 -0.5%
5698 Lyons 3,565 -4.1%
5814 Frontenac 3,413 13.4%
5952 Marysville 3,271 -2.4%
5954 Lindsborg 3,268 -1.7%
5958 Holton 3,266 -2.4%
5972 Garnett 3,253 -3.2%
6068 Hiawatha 3,147 -8.8%
6129 Columbus 3,096 -8.6%
6183 Ellsworth 3,054 3.0%
6293 Kingman 2,929 -14.1%
6327 Galena 2,900 -11.5%
6371 Hillsboro 2,850 -0.6%
6424 Osage City 2,796 -7.0%
6451 Norton 2,775 -7.7%
6545 Girard 2,706 -3.7%
6625 St. Marys 2,645 19.6%
6710 Sabetha 2,569 -0.6%
6719 Hoisington 2,559 -13.4%
6729 Burlington 2,553 -8.1%
6766 Clearwater 2,524 13.7%
6777 Phillipsburg 2,512 -6.8%
6784 South Hutchinson 2,507 -1.1%
6927 Eureka 2,401 -17.4%
7024 Herington 2,332 -8.9%
7053 Neodesha 2,315 -18.4%
7136 Fredonia 2,270 -12.2%
7193 Sterling 2,230 -16.6%
7225 Lakin 2,205 -4.5%
7244 Cimarron 2,190 11.2%
7260 Cherryvale 2,180 -8.7%
7277 Cheney 2,170 19.6%
7336 Anthony 2,132 -14.4%
7373 Holcomb 2,112 6.0%
7410 Oakley 2,096 -3.5%
7490 Halstead 2,054 9.6%
7499 Council Grove 2,051 -12.0%
7524 Seneca 2,039 -3.1%
7547 Caney 2,026 -2.8%
7581 Ellinwood 2,009 -6.7%
7584 Kechi 2,007 39.3%
7627 Ogden 1,985 10.7%
7631 Ellis 1,982 5.3%
7673 Minneapolis 1,960 -4.6%
7788 Medicine Lodge 1,901 -12.8%
7798 Belleville 1,895 -14.7%
7848 Moundridge 1,874 12.3%
7856 Elkhart 1,869 -16.7%
7917 Plainville 1,840 -8.3%
7985 Wellsville 1,809 12.0%
7998 Humboldt 1,802 -9.8%
8001 Marion 1,801 -14.6%
8021 WaKeeney 1,792 -8.1%
8062 North Newton 1,773 16.1%
8066 Edgerton 1,771 21.8%
8078 Syracuse 1,769 -2.4%
8153 Oberlin 1,736 -12.5%
8195 Oswego 1,719 -4.9%
8245 Horton 1,696 -13.5%
8282 Douglass 1,681 -7.2%
8311 Sedgwick 1,665 6.9%
8333 Westwood 1,655 8.0%
8346 Grandview Plaza 1,645 41.6%
8404 Meade 1,624 -3.6%
8432 Smith Center 1,610 -16.3%
8498 Belle Plaine 1,581 -7.4%
8768 Towanda 1,470 7.2%
8827 Leoti 1,451 -8.6%
8853 Arma 1,439 -6.0%
8899 Silver Lake 1,420 4.5%
8906 Hill City 1,417 -10.7%
8945 Colwich 1,406 13.0%
8991 Kinsley 1,392 -15.3%
9036 Johnson City 1,377 -9.7%
9060 Sublette 1,372 -12.9%
9064 Chapman 1,370 10.6%
9072 Carbondale 1,366 -7.6%
9101 Harper 1,355 -13.0%
9124 Ness City 1,348 -11.6%
9142 Osborne 1,339 -16.3%
9145 Inman 1,335 9.2%
9149 Yates Center 1,335 -15.9%
9183 Wathena 1,319 -2.0%
9235 St. Francis 1,304 -12.6%
9288 Stockton 1,290 -16.8%
9291 Buhler 1,289 -5.4%
9385 La Crosse 1,260 -7.8%
9498 Auburn 1,222 9.1%
9530 Conway Springs 1,212 -8.2%
9545 Lincoln Center 1,209 -10.1%
9563 Elwood 1,203 -0.9%
9581 St. John 1,200 -8.1%
9584 Haven 1,199 1.6%
9599 Atwood 1,194 -6.7%
9601 Hoxie 1,194 -3.3%
9609 Victoria 1,191 -1.3%
9624 Pleasanton 1,186 -15.1%
9719 Satanta 1,159 -6.4%
9789 Rossville 1,139 12.3%
9794 Valley Falls 1,138 -8.9%
9837 La Cygne 1,125 -0.3%
9846 Peabody 1,123 -18.7%
9972 Erie 1,087 -10.2%
9986 Plains 1,082 -6.8%
10014 Washington 1,073 -12.1%
10046 Oskaloosa 1,065 -12.0%
10100 Chetopa 1,050 -18.2%
10157 Sedan 1,034 -22.4%
10183 Solomon 1,028 -4.1%
10191 Altamont 1,025 -5.4%
10232 Overbrook 1,014 6.4%
10243 Oxford 1,012 -13.6%
10250 Caldwell 1,009 -21.2%
10255 Nickerson 1,009 -15.4%
10274 Highland 1,005 3.0%
10276 Lyndon 1,005 -4.6%
10314 Quinter 998 4.0%
10315 Andale 997 29.6%
10387 Troy 980 -7.8%
10447 St. George 968 107.7%
10448 Stafford 968 -15.8%
10457 Blue Rapids 966 -11.0%
10472 Kiowa 964 -8.1%
10527 Riley 950 5.0%
10550 Montezuma 945 -3.7%
10605 Lake Quivira 935 0.2%
10646 Dighton 925 -26.2%
10651 Wakefield 925 6.5%
10743 Perry 906 0.6%
10778 Garden Plain 898 11.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,792 8,021
2016 1,776 8,052
2015 1,811 7,965
2014 1,797 7,993
2013 1,846 7,886
2012 1,852 7,861
2011 1,851 7,860
2010 1,862 7,823
2009 1,738 8,020
2008 1,739 8,014
2007 1,751 7,965
2006 1,762 7,931
2005 1,786 7,865
2004 1,831 7,758
2003 1,824 7,770
2002 1,854 7,698
2001 1,911 7,566
2000 1,951 7,474
1990 2,179 6,600