Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,395
Nationwide Rank 8985

Quick Facts

Wakefield, Nebraska is the 8,985th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Wakefield, Nebraska is a city.

Wakefield, Nebraska is currently 3.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wakefield, Nebraska's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8975 Bedford, Iowa 1,398 -13.9%
8976 Claremont, North Carolina 1,398 31.3%
8977 Felton, Delaware 1,398 73.0%
8978 Ironton, Missouri 1,398 -4.3%
8979 New Windsor, Maryland 1,397 7.2%
8980 Pioneer, Ohio 1,397 -4.6%
8981 Blawnox, Pennsylvania 1,396 -9.7%
8982 Exmore, Virginia 1,396 -2.2%
8983 Locust Grove, Oklahoma 1,396 -11.3%
8984 New London, Minnesota 1,396 30.2%
8985 Wakefield, Nebraska 1,395 -0.5%
8986 Walnut Grove, Georgia 1,395 14.1%
8987 Granger, Iowa 1,394 114.7%
8988 Lake Hamilton, Florida 1,393 1.1%
8989 Mountain Village, Colorado 1,393 40.5%
8990 Schwenksville, Pennsylvania 1,393 4.2%
8991 Kinsley, Kansas 1,392 -15.3%
8992 Brooklyn, Iowa 1,391 1.6%
8993 Frazee, Minnesota 1,391 -0.7%
8994 Guthrie, Kentucky 1,391 -4.9%
8995 Lakeside, Texas 1,391 317.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6438 Valentine 2,783 -3.5%
6706 Ashland 2,570 12.9%
6981 Kimball 2,361 -7.2%
6986 Madison 2,359 -0.1%
7013 St. Paul 2,342 5.4%
7135 Valley 2,271 26.5%
7200 Hickman 2,221 97.0%
7355 Geneva 2,122 -4.5%
7392 Ord 2,103 -7.2%
7444 Milford 2,080 -1.6%
7480 Imperial 2,062 4.5%
7628 Syracuse 1,985 11.8%
7817 Gibbon 1,890 7.3%
7840 Wilber 1,878 6.3%
7872 Superior 1,862 -8.7%
7875 Dakota City 1,860 2.0%
8172 Pierce 1,729 -2.7%
8188 Tekamah 1,723 -8.9%
8320 Mitchell 1,660 -9.3%
8340 Ainsworth 1,649 -11.2%
8359 Tecumseh 1,640 -4.1%
8421 Albion 1,613 -9.5%
8455 Springfield 1,603 10.1%
8581 Gordon 1,545 -11.6%
8625 Bennington 1,523 46.4%
8629 Stanton 1,522 -5.9%
8631 Bridgeport 1,520 -4.5%
8651 Neligh 1,516 -8.0%
8657 Hebron 1,511 -3.2%
8722 Hartington 1,490 -9.0%
8879 Sutton 1,429 -1.2%
8985 Wakefield 1,395 -0.5%
9017 Wymore 1,384 -16.0%
9057 Ravenna 1,373 0.2%
9118 Wood River 1,350 11.8%
9127 Sutherland 1,346 15.4%
9321 Arlington 1,281 6.5%
9377 Fullerton 1,262 -8.7%
9380 Louisville 1,261 20.4%
9382 Yutan 1,261 3.7%
9395 North Bend 1,256 3.3%
9409 Atkinson 1,251 0.4%
9571 Battle Creek 1,201 3.8%
9595 Plainview 1,196 -11.2%
9606 Burwell 1,191 6.0%
9626 Terrytown 1,185 -3.2%
9632 Oakland 1,183 -13.3%
9643 Wisner 1,180 -6.7%
9678 Alma 1,169 -3.1%
9724 Stromsburg 1,158 -5.4%
9785 Bayard 1,140 -8.3%
9857 Grant 1,120 -7.8%
9914 Creighton 1,102 -12.7%
9925 Pender 1,100 -4.0%
9980 Eagle 1,083 -2.3%
9995 Weeping Water 1,078 -2.1%
10066 Shelton 1,061 -7.0%
10136 Cambridge 1,040 -1.5%
10253 Loup City 1,009 2.0%
10338 Arapahoe 992 -3.0%
10348 Henderson 989 0.2%
10364 Friend 984 -16.1%
10435 Kenesaw 970 11.8%
10459 Harvard 966 -2.9%
10504 Genoa 956 -2.5%
10506 Bloomfield 955 -14.7%
10507 Elm Creek 955 6.8%
10513 Crawford 953 -13.5%
10571 Fort Calhoun 941 9.6%
10612 Ponca 933 -12.8%
10615 Tilden 932 -13.6%
10637 Laurel 927 -5.6%
10648 Red Cloud 925 -17.9%
10689 Franklin 919 -9.7%
10703 Waterloo 916 27.0%
10725 Randolph 912 -3.8%
10735 Morrill 908 -5.0%
10767 Chappell 900 -8.4%
10794 Bennet 892 54.0%
10796 Curtis 891 7.7%
10824 Ceresco 885 -3.5%
10878 Rushville 873 -12.1%
10891 Blue Hill 870 0.5%
10921 Osceola 865 -5.7%
11038 Doniphan 844 10.1%
11061 Benkelman 840 -16.3%
11094 Utica 836 -2.5%
11149 Hooper 826 0.0%
11150 Juniata 826 12.9%
11162 Pawnee City 824 -20.0%
11180 Scribner 821 -15.3%
11219 Oshkosh 814 -7.6%
11222 Humboldt 813 -13.2%
11266 Humphrey 806 2.4%
11275 Lyons 805 -16.2%
11289 Emerson 803 -1.5%
11293 Minatare 803 -10.4%
11330 Cairo 796 0.1%
11333 Walthill 796 -12.1%
11387 Winnebago 786 6.3%
11414 Hemingford 781 -21.0%
11534 Peru 760 -17.4%
11565 Oxford 754 -13.4%
11595 Osmond 749 -5.5%
11632 Axtell 743 6.4%
11647 Deshler 739 -15.6%
11755 Clay Center 723 -15.7%
11794 Newman Grove 717 -9.8%
11827 Bertrand 711 -9.6%
11857 Shelby 707 3.0%
11906 Elwood 698 -8.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,395 8,985
2016 1,389 8,997
2015 1,403 8,934
2014 1,408 8,914
2013 1,416 8,884
2012 1,422 8,871
2011 1,446 8,804
2010 1,451 8,787
2009 1,349 8,995
2008 1,347 8,992
2007 1,346 8,981
2006 1,345 8,962
2005 1,337 8,974
2004 1,326 9,002
2003 1,338 8,955
2002 1,360 8,888
2001 1,384 8,805
2000 1,403 8,741
1990 1,167 9,096