Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,699
Nationwide Rank 8238

Quick Facts

Wakefield, Michigan is the 8,238th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Wakefield, Michigan is a city.

Wakefield, Michigan is currently 26.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wakefield, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8228 Cassopolis, Michigan 1,703 -9.5%
8229 Cheswick, Pennsylvania 1,703 -7.8%
8230 Mapleton, Minnesota 1,703 1.3%
8231 Gilman, Illinois 1,702 -5.0%
8232 Canby, Minnesota 1,701 -10.3%
8233 Perryopolis, Pennsylvania 1,701 -3.4%
8234 Whiting, Wisconsin 1,701 -2.4%
8235 La Grulla, Texas 1,700 6.5%
8236 Albany, Missouri 1,699 -12.0%
8237 Peosta, Iowa 1,699 156.6%
8238 Wakefield, Michigan 1,699 -18.1%
8239 Dallas Center, Iowa 1,698 5.7%
8240 Richlands, North Carolina 1,698 74.6%
8241 Twin City, Georgia 1,698 -3.4%
8242 Kentland, Indiana 1,697 -6.8%
8243 Ripley, Ohio 1,697 -4.7%
8244 Calhoun City, Mississippi 1,696 -9.2%
8245 Horton, Kansas 1,696 -13.5%
8246 Princeville, Illinois 1,696 2.2%
8247 Sabinal, Texas 1,696 6.8%
8248 Krugerville, Texas 1,695 75.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5830 Keego Harbor 3,398 22.8%
5844 Corunna 3,376 -0.5%
5852 Vicksburg 3,370 45.5%
5892 Essexville 3,326 -11.4%
5904 Durand 3,315 -15.6%
5953 Blissfield 3,270 1.2%
5974 Franklin 3,251 10.8%
6029 Rockwood 3,183 -8.5%
6114 Lake Orion 3,108 14.1%
6165 Clare 3,065 -4.4%
6227 Ferrysburg 2,996 -1.5%
6272 Bad Axe 2,956 -14.4%
6280 Fowlerville 2,944 -1.6%
6295 Manistique 2,929 -18.4%
6307 Village of Grosse Pointe Shores 2,919
6342 Gladwin 2,884 -4.5%
6343 Mount Morris 2,883 -9.8%
6376 Iron River 2,843 -15.7%
6417 Almont 2,801 -0.4%
6422 Ithaca 2,799 -9.7%
6474 Norway 2,758 -6.7%
6503 Whitehall 2,737 -5.1%
6527 East Tawas 2,721 -7.6%
6561 Rogers City 2,693 -18.6%
6595 Potterville 2,671 22.8%
6666 Hartford 2,605 5.3%
6715 Vassar 2,562 -9.1%
6751 Sandusky 2,535 -8.0%
6779 Clio 2,509 1.0%
6791 Spring Lake 2,500 -0.4%
6801 Charlevoix 2,493 -16.4%
6835 Pinckney 2,472 12.0%
6842 Pleasant Ridge 2,467 -4.7%
6854 Orchard Lake Village 2,455 10.1%
6950 Reed City 2,385 -1.8%
6977 Carleton 2,363 -8.0%
6996 Montague 2,351 -2.2%
7012 East Jordan 2,343 -6.3%
7035 St. Ignace 2,326 -12.7%
7068 Bronson 2,304 -4.8%
7084 Cass City 2,298 -12.8%
7104 Croswell 2,288 -7.6%
7106 Clinton 2,287 -1.1%
7137 Chesaning 2,269 -10.8%
7179 Bridgman 2,238 -7.8%
7190 Hudson 2,231 -10.5%
7212 Jonesville 2,212 -5.5%
7226 Munising 2,205 -12.5%
7282 Morenci 2,166 -9.4%
7296 Manchester 2,156 -0.5%
7375 Auburn 2,111 5.1%
7383 Constantine 2,105 0.2%
7387 Hart 2,104 7.8%
7414 Perry 2,095 -0.5%
7432 Harrison 2,086 -1.2%
7459 Galesburg 2,073 4.2%
7481 Kalkaska 2,062 -8.3%
7483 West Branch 2,061 6.4%
7531 Newaygo 2,035 16.1%
7540 Lake Odessa 2,029 -10.6%
7552 Shelby 2,023 5.6%
7637 Baraga 1,980 54.5%
7646 Mattawan 1,974 -21.9%
7740 Laurium 1,931 -8.8%
7747 St. Charles 1,927 -11.4%
7792 L'Anse 1,899 -9.4%
7815 Yale 1,891 -8.4%
7827 Leslie 1,884 -7.7%
7844 New Buffalo 1,876 -14.9%
7863 Evart 1,865 6.9%
7894 Lawton 1,853 -0.2%
7900 Goodrich 1,848 36.1%
7904 Sylvan Lake 1,846 6.7%
7911 Parchment 1,844 -4.5%
7915 Grayling 1,842 -5.8%
7920 Bangor 1,838 -5.8%
7921 Capac 1,838 -0.7%
7947 Howard City 1,824 13.9%
8038 Tawas City 1,783 -10.9%
8070 Marlette 1,771 -15.7%
8094 Bessemer 1,761 -17.6%
8125 Decatur 1,745 -9.3%
8128 Berrien Springs 1,743 -13.9%
8162 Armada 1,733 6.7%
8228 Cassopolis 1,703 -9.5%
8238 Wakefield 1,699 -18.1%
8279 Olivet 1,683 -4.3%
8289 Lake Isabella 1,677 36.1%
8312 Watervliet 1,665 -9.5%
8321 South Rockwood 1,660 29.1%
8330 Nashville 1,655 -2.0%
8335 Sebewaing 1,652 -16.6%
8358 Homer 1,640 -11.3%
8400 Caledonia 1,625 46.9%
8414 Elk Rapids 1,617 -5.1%
8415 Ovid 1,616 6.8%
8417 Quincy 1,615 -5.0%
8436 Kingsley 1,609 7.9%
8451 Harbor Beach 1,604 -12.3%
8521 Union City 1,568 -14.3%
8533 Three Oaks 1,564 -14.4%
8534 Montrose 1,563 -3.2%
8537 Schoolcraft 1,561 -1.5%
8559 Zilwaukee 1,552 -13.5%
8628 White Pigeon 1,523 -6.3%
8679 Shepherd 1,504 0.8%
8754 Birch Run 1,476 -12.0%
8793 Manton 1,462 19.8%
8828 Ortonville 1,451 -5.4%
8858 Newberry 1,436 -17.5%
8870 Coloma 1,433 -9.9%
8881 Stanton 1,428 -5.1%
8910 Fennville 1,416 -3.0%
8925 Luna Pier 1,411 -4.9%
8939 Centreville 1,407 -11.0%
8951 Standish 1,405 -31.8%
9021 Reese 1,382 -3.0%
9024 White Cloud 1,381 -2.8%
9035 Crystal Falls 1,377 -22.9%
9083 Mancelona 1,364 -3.3%
9137 Litchfield 1,340 -8.1%
9176 Saranac 1,324 0.0%
9189 Douglas 1,317 7.3%
9249 Webberville 1,299 -14.0%
9256 Ontonagon 1,298 -26.4%
9285 Lakewood Club 1,290 25.8%
9305 Bellevue 1,285 -7.4%
9326 Frankfort 1,280 -15.4%
9329 Breckenridge 1,279 -4.4%
9335 Laingsburg 1,278 4.4%
9364 Ravenna 1,266 4.4%
9422 Pinconning 1,249 -9.7%
9425 Brown City 1,248 -6.4%
9437 Dimondale 1,244 -7.3%
9457 Stockbridge 1,235 -2.1%
9484 Edwardsburg 1,226 7.0%
9511 Fowler 1,218 7.5%
9518 Scottville 1,217 -4.2%
9564 Harbor Springs 1,203 -23.2%
9583 Coleman 1,199 -7.7%
9594 Edmore 1,196 -3.9%
9603 Baldwin 1,192 6.8%
9607 Memphis 1,191 5.8%
9614 Brooklyn 1,188 0.8%
9709 Colon 1,160 -5.3%
9739 Grass Lake 1,155 6.5%
9749 Marcellus 1,151 -0.6%
9756 Bingham Farms 1,149 11.0%
9784 Kent City 1,141 7.2%
9803 Pigeon 1,136 -5.5%
9807 Stevensville 1,135 -3.4%
9826 Fruitport 1,128 0.5%
9828 Petersburg 1,128 -2.5%
9877 Lexington 1,115 0.7%
9886 Carson City 1,112 -8.1%
10036 Bellaire 1,067 -8.5%
10092 Roscommon 1,053 -6.9%
10099 Beaverton 1,050 -5.5%
10105 Reading 1,049 -7.5%
10113 Concord 1,046 -4.9%
10242 North Branch 1,012 -1.4%
10254 Millington 1,009 -11.4%
10275 Lakeview 1,005 -9.7%
10297 Athens 1,000 -9.8%
10396 Saugatuck 978 -8.0%
10404 Elsie 976 -7.4%
10412 Lawrence 974 -7.8%
10422 Lake Linden 972 -12.2%
10542 Onsted 947 15.0%
10593 Central Lake 936 -5.6%
10594 Dryden 936 14.7%
10595 Hesperia 936 -1.9%
10613 Westphalia 933 6.6%
10650 Village of Clarkston 925 -3.9%
10752 Augusta 903 0.3%
10780 Morrice 898 1.4%
10785 Mayville 895 -15.0%
10831 Grant 883 0.2%
10909 Baroda 866 0.2%
10915 Deerfield 865 -13.7%
10917 Farwell 865 0.8%
10970 Marion 858 2.6%
10978 Mendon 856 -8.4%
11003 Caspian 851 -14.3%
11008 Pentwater 850 -11.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,699 8,238
2016 1,709 8,212
2015 1,725 8,168
2014 1,762 8,082
2013 1,785 8,021
2012 1,807 7,953
2011 1,827 7,907
2010 1,851 7,855
2009 1,836 7,806
2008 1,850 7,764
2007 1,860 7,731
2006 1,882 7,667
2005 1,933 7,555
2004 1,966 7,481
2003 1,998 7,400
2002 2,008 7,359
2001 2,043 7,297
2000 2,077 7,232
1990 2,315 6,393