Latest Data (2017)
Population 234
Nationwide Rank 16216

Quick Facts

Western, Nebraska is the 16,216th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Western, Nebraska is a village.

Western, Nebraska is currently 18.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Western, Nebraska's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
16206 Blue Springs, Mississippi 234 61.3%
16207 Cypress, Illinois 234 -13.9%
16208 Darbyville, Ohio 234 -20.1%
16209 Easton, Missouri 234 -9.3%
16210 Fontana, Kansas 234 19.3%
16211 Kit Carson, Colorado 234 -7.1%
16212 Pavillion, Wyoming 234 41.8%
16213 Slaughter Beach, Delaware 234 18.1%
16214 St. Francis, Arkansas 234 -8.2%
16215 Teller, Alaska 234 -12.3%
16216 Western, Nebraska 234 -18.4%
16217 Andersonville, Georgia 233 -33.2%
16218 Berkey, Ohio 233 -11.7%
16219 Burdett, Kansas 233 -8.9%
16220 Central Pacolet, South Carolina 233 -13.0%
16221 Emma, Missouri 233 -4.1%
16222 Gratiot, Wisconsin 233 -7.5%
16223 Leavenworth, Indiana 233 -33.9%
16224 Medicine Lake, Montana 233 -12.7%
16225 Midway, Texas 233 -19.3%
16226 Reeves, Louisiana 233 12.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Nebraska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
13636 Decatur 467 -24.3%
13669 Sterling 464 -8.4%
13718 Mullen 459 -13.8%
13719 Nelson 459 -21.2%
13767 Coleridge 453 -15.7%
13794 Edgar 451 -16.3%
13826 Spalding 448 -19.8%
13957 Greeley Center 434 -17.8%
14002 Hampton 430 -1.6%
14018 Spencer 428 -20.4%
14021 Ansley 427 -17.5%
14033 McCool Junction 426 12.4%
14095 Bellwood 418 -6.2%
14108 Brady 417 13.9%
14134 Winside 415 -10.7%
14165 Leigh 412 -6.7%
14194 Beaver Crossing 409 -10.5%
14234 Clearwater 405 5.7%
14265 Cedar Creek 402 1.5%
14299 Malcolm 399 -4.3%
14369 Big Springs 390 -8.4%
14416 Plymouth 386 -19.5%
14447 Orleans 383 -9.2%
14519 Loomis 376 -5.0%
14524 Eustis 375 -18.8%
14525 Ewing 375 -12.7%
14568 Cedar Rapids 371 -8.3%
14589 Fairfield 369 -20.8%
14599 Merna 368 -5.8%
14623 Pilger 365 -2.6%
14632 Duncan 363 1.6%
14639 Nickerson 363 -15.9%
14642 Silver Creek 363 -17.3%
14656 Kennard 361 -2.9%
14671 Allen 359 -12.4%
14699 Giltner 357 -8.6%
14717 Rising City 356 -7.7%
14731 Clarks 354 -1.3%
14754 Hildreth 352 -4.0%
14779 Orchard 350 -10.7%
14793 Wallace 349 6.4%
14804 Wilcox 348 -3.3%
14816 Pleasanton 347 -3.3%
14838 Niobrara 346 -8.9%
14893 Newcastle 341 14.4%
14894 Santee 341 11.4%
14909 Palisade 340 -11.6%
14962 Platte Center 335 -6.6%
14983 Stratton 333 -15.4%
15005 Lyman 331 -21.3%
15040 Weston 327 5.8%
15048 Shickley 326 -13.0%
15056 Johnson 325 16.4%
15086 Petersburg 323 -12.9%
15109 Unadilla 321 -6.1%
15115 Potter 320 -18.7%
15146 Blue Springs 317 -17.0%
15147 Brainard 317 -12.4%
15155 Inglewood 316 -17.4%
15169 Polk 315 -1.5%
15203 Cook 312 -2.8%
15213 Brule 311 -15.7%
15260 Butte 308 -15.6%
15270 Arcadia 307 -14.2%
15295 Stapleton 306 1.6%
15318 Prague 304 -14.3%
15321 Campbell 303 -21.5%
15347 Lodgepole 301 -13.7%
15354 Dannebrog 300 -14.0%
15360 Dalton 299 -9.9%
15365 Maxwell 299 -5.3%
15377 Hadar 298 -4.7%
15389 Oakdale 297 -13.9%
15403 Long Pine 296 -13.1%
15406 Odell 296 -13.9%
15441 Glenvil 293 -11.4%
15446 Meadow Grove 293 -5.4%
15449 North Loup 293 -13.3%
15453 Phillips 293 -12.5%
15471 Chapman 291 -14.1%
15479 Scotia 291 -5.2%
15480 Snyder 291 -9.0%
15485 Hoskins 290 2.8%
15489 Roca 290 30.6%
15502 Lawrence 289 -7.0%
15540 Monroe 286 -6.5%
15568 Davenport 283 -16.2%
15596 Panama 281 9.7%
15696 Bradshaw 272 -19.0%
15713 Milligan 271 -13.6%
15718 Bruning 270 -9.6%
15731 Bartley 269 -24.2%
15793 Roseland 265 9.9%
15815 Herman 263 -14.8%
15884 Chambers 258 -22.0%
15891 Table Rock 258 -2.2%
15905 Lindsay 257 -6.5%
15911 Wolbach 257 -10.1%
15919 Litchfield 256 -7.9%
15949 Amherst 253 -8.9%
15952 Diller 253 -11.8%
15996 Maywood 250 -24.2%
16047 Avoca 246 -8.8%
16115 Dix 241 -9.0%
16118 Murdock 241 -10.4%
16124 Talmage 241 -10.0%
16131 Hallam 240 -21.0%
16132 Holstein 240 5.2%
16138 Waco 240 -5.8%
16155 Union 239 -8.0%
16216 Western 234 -18.4%
16229 Staplehurst 233 -14.0%
16231 Benedict 232 -16.5%
16242 Madrid 232 -12.4%
16244 Marquette 232 -17.4%
16262 Springview 231 -18.6%
16267 Harrison 230 -17.2%
16269 Lynch 230 -13.8%
16341 Sumner 225 -5.0%
16351 Elba 224 -7.0%
16369 Chester 223 -23.8%
16374 Hubbard 223 -2.6%
16384 Uehling 223 -18.9%
16387 Clatonia 222 -18.9%
16405 Bladen 221 -24.0%
16418 Carroll 220 -6.7%
16449 Thedford 219 3.3%
16466 Gresham 217 -19.3%
16479 Garland 216 -12.9%
16554 Lewellen 211 -24.9%
16570 Pleasant Dale 210 -16.3%
16595 Nehawka 208 -10.3%
16620 Guide Rock 206 -15.5%
16621 Jackson 206 -4.1%
16650 Denton 204 5.6%
16668 Creston 203 -5.5%
16688 Gurley 202 -11.4%
16759 Holbrook 198 -11.6%
16787 Trumbull 197 -7.0%
16796 Hayes Center 196 -18.6%
16805 Dwight 195 -24.7%
16842 Dunbar 192 -18.9%
16845 Hyannis 192 -33.1%
16862 Pickrell 191 4.9%
16869 Craig 190 -21.1%
16881 Ashton 189 -19.5%
16898 Howard City 188 -14.1%
16904 Bee 187 -16.1%
16945 Funk 185 -9.3%
16982 Raymond 183 -2.1%
16985 Taylor 183 -11.1%
16996 Riverdale 182 -14.5%
16998 Stamford 182 -9.4%
17039 Wynot 179 -5.7%
17044 Douglas 178 -22.9%
17105 Otoe 175 -19.3%
17130 Mason City 173 -2.8%
17164 Alexandria 170 -18.6%
17223 Manley 167 -12.5%
17230 Farnam 166 -25.8%
17246 Rosalie 165 -14.9%
17292 Rulo 162 -28.3%
17293 Venango 162 -6.3%
17306 Page 161 3.2%
17309 Verdon 161 -27.4%
17326 Ulysses 160 -42.0%
17352 Concord 158 -1.2%
17354 Daykin 158 -10.7%
17381 Republican City 157 -24.5%
17385 Cody 156 4.6%
17386 Davey 156 1.2%
17411 Goehner 155 -16.6%
17454 Washington 153 18.6%
17489 Sprague 151 4.8%
17497 Hardy 150 -15.7%
17536 Ithaca 148 -11.9%
17549 Haigler 147 -30.3%
17564 Hordville 146 -2.0%
17569 Oconto 146 3.5%
17602 Stella 144 -34.5%
17646 Nemaha 141 -22.5%
17653 Anselmo 140 -11.9%
17656 Du Bois 140 -15.6%
17679 Shubert 139 -44.8%
17709 Morse Bluff 137 2.2%
17720 Dawson 136 -34.9%
17727 Thurston 136 8.8%
17730 Alvo 135 -4.9%
17741 Miller 135 -13.4%
17751 Upland 135 -24.1%
17756 Brunswick 134 -25.1%
17759 Fordyce 134 -25.9%
17795 Cordova 132 3.9%
17812 Atlanta 131 0.7%
17822 Merriman 131 11.0%
17874 Filley 128 -26.4%
17892 Edison 127 -16.9%
17893 Endicott 127 -9.2%
17916 Brownville 125 -14.3%
17962 Inman 123 -16.3%
17993 Broadwater 121 -13.5%
17998 Grafton 121 -19.8%
18012 Farwell 120 -18.3%
18034 Octavia 119 -17.9%
18037 Bartlett 118 -7.0%
18052 Belgrade 117 -12.6%
18055 Bushnell 117 -27.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 234 16,216
2016 237 16,202
2015 235 16,224
2014 234 16,243
2013 237 16,202
2012 240 16,173
2011 238 16,196
2010 235 16,240
2009 274 15,764
2008 272 15,785
2007 274 15,772
2006 277 15,727
2005 281 15,668
2004 285 15,635
2003 287 15,619
2002 287 15,625
2001 288 15,625
2000 287 15,647
1990 264 15,730