Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,649
Nationwide Rank 1773

Quick Facts

Waukee, Iowa is the 1,773rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Waukee, Iowa is a city.

Waukee, Iowa is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Waukee had its largest population ever.

Waukee, Iowa is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 95% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Waukee, Iowa Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1763 Plainview, Texas 20,767 -7.0%
1764 Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin 20,762 29.0%
1765 Pleasantville, New Jersey 20,732 9.1%
1766 Ferguson, Missouri 20,728 -7.3%
1767 Lomita, California 20,707 3.1%
1768 Agoura Hills, California 20,692 0.0%
1769 Adrian, Michigan 20,689 -7.1%
1770 Bonney Lake, Washington 20,675 74.1%
1771 Murphy, Texas 20,673 495.5%
1772 Ashland, Kentucky 20,669 -5.6%
1773 Waukee, Iowa 20,649 269.9%
1774 Gardner, Massachusetts 20,640 -0.9%
1775 Marquette, Michigan 20,629 -0.2%
1776 Lebanon, Ohio 20,622 19.9%
1777 Sidney, Ohio 20,614 1.3%
1778 Battle Ground, Washington 20,576 104.9%
1779 Golden, Colorado 20,571 19.5%
1780 Lockport, New York 20,569 -7.4%
1781 Universal City, Texas 20,532 41.9%
1782 Kinston, North Carolina 20,509 -13.8%
1783 North Salt Lake, Utah 20,507 132.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Iowa

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
975 Marion 39,400 48.3%
1076 Bettendorf 35,813 14.4%
1371 Mason City 27,399 -6.0%
1374 Marshalltown 27,280 4.8%
1470 Clinton 25,480 -8.0%
1500 Burlington 25,022 -6.5%
1541 Ottumwa 24,454 -1.9%
1551 Fort Dodge 24,305 -7.5%
1584 Muscatine 23,782 4.7%
1708 Johnston 21,562 139.7%
1754 Coralville 20,881 37.2%
1773 Waukee 20,649 269.9%
1915 North Liberty 18,813 243.1%
1924 Altoona 18,699 78.9%
2056 Clive 17,172 32.1%
2176 Indianola 15,990 21.2%
2264 Newton 15,109 -3.1%
2569 Grimes 12,742 148.6%
2598 Boone 12,510 -2.3%
2767 Oskaloosa 11,546 5.0%
2853 Spencer 11,045 -2.5%
2877 Norwalk 10,896 54.4%
2929 Storm Lake 10,611 5.6%
2950 Fort Madison 10,520 -9.5%
2968 Fairfield 10,420 8.6%
2993 Keokuk 10,343 -9.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,649 1,773
2016 19,284 1,863
2015 18,990 1,881
2014 17,705 1,982
2013 17,077 2,017
2012 15,931 2,112
2011 14,979 2,213
2010 13,790 2,331
2009 12,826 2,429
2008 12,546 2,467
2007 12,040 2,528
2006 10,913 2,694
2005 9,186 3,019
2004 8,454 3,186
2003 7,447 3,469
2002 6,650 3,712
2001 5,896 3,998
2000 5,582 4,128
1990 2,828 5,696