Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,703
Nationwide Rank 4897

Quick Facts

Wamego, Kansas is the 4,897th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Wamego, Kansas is a city.

Wamego, Kansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Wamego had its largest population ever.

Wamego, Kansas is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4887 Cheboygan, Michigan 4,710 -11.1%
4888 Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania 4,709 2.1%
4889 Edenton, North Carolina 4,708 -5.6%
4890 Neptune City, New Jersey 4,708 -10.1%
4891 Bloomfield, Wisconsin 4,706
4892 Farmville, North Carolina 4,706 6.1%
4893 Sergeant Bluff, Iowa 4,706 40.8%
4894 New Lexington, Ohio 4,704 1.4%
4895 St. Clair, Missouri 4,704 5.8%
4896 Edwardsville, Pennsylvania 4,703 -5.3%
4897 Wamego, Kansas 4,703 10.3%
4898 Sherman, Illinois 4,701 61.8%
4899 Nowthen, Minnesota 4,699 31.1%
4900 Dallas, North Carolina 4,698 25.0%
4901 Boiling Springs, North Carolina 4,687 20.5%
4902 Farrell, Pennsylvania 4,687 -22.2%
4903 Kanab, Utah 4,687 30.4%
4904 Mineola, Texas 4,686 2.7%
4905 McLoud, Oklahoma 4,685 31.5%
4906 New Freedom, Pennsylvania 4,685 32.4%
4907 Headland, Alabama 4,683 25.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Kansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3187 Augusta 9,389 10.4%
3253 Chanute 9,054 -3.6%
3347 Independence 8,729 -11.1%
3604 Bel Aire 7,914 30.4%
3633 Wellington 7,822 -9.6%
3638 Fort Scott 7,813 -5.8%
3651 Bonner Springs 7,784 14.8%
3670 Park City 7,729 24.2%
3812 Valley Center 7,300 30.1%
3978 Roeland Park 6,772 -5.9%
3986 Pratt 6,748 2.9%
4035 Spring Hill 6,618 125.4%
4123 Abilene 6,380 -2.6%
4130 Mulvane 6,359 22.1%
4148 Eudora 6,329 45.2%
4212 De Soto 6,107 32.7%
4254 Basehor 6,015 156.9%
4303 Ulysses 5,912 -0.7%
4432 Paola 5,580 10.4%
4494 Tonganoxie 5,444 94.7%
4532 Colby 5,361 -1.5%
4535 Iola 5,354 -15.0%
4666 Concordia 5,099 -10.3%
4867 Goddard 4,746 123.9%
4897 Wamego 4,703 10.3%
4930 Baldwin City 4,644 31.8%
4976 Maize 4,557 85.4%
5012 Edwardsville 4,498 7.2%
5022 Louisburg 4,487 70.0%
5037 Russell 4,463 -4.7%
5074 Goodland 4,411 -10.6%
5156 Osawatomie 4,298 -9.2%
5385 Clay Center 3,980 -12.7%
5386 Rose Hill 3,980 14.3%
5402 Baxter Springs 3,958 -13.6%
5403 Fairway 3,957 0.1%
5475 Larned 3,855 -8.6%
5478 Scott City 3,851 -1.0%
5493 Hugoton 3,831 3.6%
5532 Hesston 3,782 5.2%
5580 Beloit 3,710 -7.3%
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%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,703 4,897
2016 4,715 4,880
2015 4,627 4,920
2014 4,578 4,938
2013 4,603 4,904
2012 4,485 4,972
2011 4,437 4,996
2010 4,372 5,018
2009 4,372 4,967
2008 4,332 4,976
2007 4,285 4,996
2006 4,189 5,022
2005 4,175 5,012
2004 4,193 4,968
2003 4,205 4,925
2002 4,186 4,914
2001 4,218 4,874
2000 4,261 4,834
1990 3,754 4,870