Latest Data (2015)
Population 88,475
Nationwide Rank 359

Quick Facts

Waukegan, Illinois is the 359th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Waukegan, Illinois is a city.

Waukegan, Illinois is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Waukegan, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Waukegan, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
353 Newton, Massachusetts 6.0%
354 Fall River, Massachusetts -3.6%
355 Carmel, Indiana 65.6%
356 Fishers, Indiana 127.0%
357 Asheville, North Carolina 21.4%
358 Norwalk, Connecticut 6.5%
359 Waukegan, Illinois 0.1%
360 Deltona, Florida 26.2%
361 Hawthorne, California 5.0%
362 Fort Smith, Arkansas 9.2%
363 Suffolk, Virginia 37.3%
364 Sugar Land, Texas 35.8%
365 Livermore, California 19.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 88,475 359
2014 88,915 350
2013 88,826 348
2012 88,862 342
2011 88,984 337
2010 89,078 333
2009 90,622 320
2008 90,154 320
2007 90,103 310
2006 90,196 304
2005 89,853 300
2004 90,433 294
2003 90,724 291
2002 90,742 288
2001 89,520 287
2000 88,352 289
1990 69,621 336