Latest Data (2017)
Population 23,952
Nationwide Rank 1574

Quick Facts

Zion, Illinois is the 1,574th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Zion, Illinois is a city.

Zion, Illinois is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Zion, Illinois's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Zion, Illinois Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1564 Fairfax, Virginia 24,097 11.3%
1565 Freeport, Illinois 24,091 -8.7%
1566 Carteret, New Jersey 24,084 15.5%
1567 Cudahy, California 24,076 -0.9%
1568 Farmington, Utah 24,066 96.5%
1569 Wilsonville, Oregon 24,058 67.1%
1570 Columbus, Mississippi 24,041 -7.1%
1571 Dinuba, California 24,034 34.6%
1572 Brandon, Mississippi 23,999 35.5%
1573 Rolling Meadows, Illinois 23,988 -2.6%
1574 Zion, Illinois 23,952 4.1%
1575 Brookings, South Dakota 23,938 27.1%
1576 Barstow, California 23,916 5.8%
1577 Searcy, Arkansas 23,916 23.2%
1578 Marysville, Ohio 23,912 47.2%
1579 North Platte, Nebraska 23,888 -0.1%
1580 Crestview, Florida 23,856 59.3%
1581 Decatur, Georgia 23,832 30.5%
1582 Pooler, Georgia 23,816 247.6%
1583 Centerville, Ohio 23,787 3.2%
1584 Muscatine, Iowa 23,782 4.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
813 Glenview 47,659 10.4%
830 Elmhurst 46,662 8.3%
871 Plainfield 43,926 219.5%
872 Lombard 43,745 2.5%
882 DeKalb 43,193 10.1%
906 Moline 42,231 -3.9%
908 Urbana 41,989 10.9%
916 Belleville 41,649 -1.6%
926 Buffalo Grove 41,226 -4.7%
927 Bartlett 41,149 11.7%
944 Crystal Lake 40,421 5.4%
951 Quincy 40,303 -0.9%
957 Carol Stream 39,989 -1.2%
959 Streamwood 39,978 9.1%
967 Romeoville 39,632 79.4%
1000 Wheeling 38,562 6.3%
1008 Carpentersville 38,162 22.5%
1011 Rock Island 38,110 -3.8%
1015 Hanover Park 37,982 -0.7%
1029 Park Ridge 37,494 -0.7%
1045 Addison 36,820 1.1%
1052 Calumet City 36,633 -6.1%
1104 Oswego 34,833 150.6%
1124 Glendale Heights 34,058 6.4%
1140 Woodridge 33,598 7.9%
1145 Northbrook 33,400 -0.4%
1169 Elk Grove Village 32,776 -5.6%
1170 Pekin 32,731 -3.4%
1172 St. Charles 32,714 15.7%
1209 Danville 31,424 -8.6%
1211 Mundelein 31,385 0.8%
1227 Algonquin 31,017 33.4%
1235 Galesburg 30,769 -8.7%
1236 Gurnee 30,767 6.2%
1268 Chicago Heights 29,901 -8.7%
1270 North Chicago 29,842 -17.0%
1273 Highland Park 29,767 -1.8%
1286 Niles 29,482 -1.8%
1294 O'Fallon 29,272 31.4%
1307 Lake in the Hills 28,936 20.2%
1311 Burbank 28,793 3.1%
1315 Granite City 28,746 -9.9%
1340 Glen Ellyn 28,045 2.9%
1342 Lansing 27,962 -1.2%
1356 Oak Forest 27,685 -1.8%
1360 Round Lake Beach 27,607 5.5%
1370 Wilmette 27,418 -0.6%
1376 Huntley 27,207 337.5%
1377 West Chicago 27,182 13.8%
1392 McHenry 26,911 23.3%
1400 Alton 26,725 -12.2%
1407 East St. Louis 26,662 -15.5%
1413 New Lenox 26,575 44.6%
1414 Batavia 26,563 8.8%
1433 Vernon Hills 26,253 28.8%
1434 Kankakee 26,216 -5.1%
1447 Carbondale 25,899 -1.3%
1472 Lockport 25,434 61.9%
1481 Woodstock 25,286 24.4%
1487 Melrose Park 25,197 8.7%
1488 Belvidere 25,181 18.7%
1506 Edwardsville 24,967 11.5%
1512 Harvey 24,908 -16.8%
1522 Westmont 24,756 -0.6%
1529 Collinsville 24,703 -0.9%
1531 Homer Glen 24,591 9.5%
1533 Elmwood Park 24,537 -3.3%
1565 Freeport 24,091 -8.7%
1573 Rolling Meadows 23,988 -2.6%
1574 Zion 23,952 4.1%
1590 Maywood 23,640 -12.3%
1601 Loves Park 23,387 15.0%
1604 Blue Island 23,361 -0.4%
1618 Morton Grove 23,142 3.2%
1630 Lisle 22,912 1.3%
1635 Roselle 22,794 -2.2%
1636 Dolton 22,793 -10.9%
1641 East Peoria 22,739 0.2%
1642 Machesney Park 22,733 9.2%
1654 South Elgin 22,549 36.3%
1677 Darien 22,061 -3.9%
1679 Bloomingdale 22,016 1.1%
1680 Geneva 22,010 11.3%
1688 Villa Park 21,836 -2.2%
1701 South Holland 21,732 -2.2%
1703 Park Forest 21,682 -7.7%
1728 Crest Hill 21,175 55.2%
1736 East Moline 21,109 -1.6%
1744 Charleston 20,996 -0.7%
1750 Grayslake 20,957 11.8%
1784 Libertyville 20,490 -1.5%
1800 Mokena 20,293 37.6%
1827 Lake Zurich 19,903 7.2%
1846 Montgomery 19,701 251.5%
1856 Lake Forest 19,612 -2.7%
1863 Evergreen Park 19,542 -6.0%
1870 Matteson 19,418 48.9%
1872 Yorkville 19,388 194.3%
1892 Homewood 19,089 -2.2%
1893 Alsip 19,079 -3.1%
1900 Bellwood 19,019 -7.2%
1901 Frankfort 19,009 77.7%
1906 Deerfield 18,946 2.2%
1926 Brookfield 18,694 -1.9%
1949 Jacksonville 18,454 -7.6%
1950 Round Lake 18,444 205.9%
1952 Bourbonnais 18,420 19.9%
1957 Bensenville 18,330 -11.6%
1964 Macomb 18,267 -0.9%
1966 North Aurora 18,245 66.5%
1970 Ottawa 18,180 -2.0%
1981 Sycamore 18,022 45.0%
1983 Franklin Park 18,012 -7.5%
1992 Mattoon 17,886 -1.8%
1993 Cary 17,885 14.6%
2005 Marion 17,762 9.5%
2012 Hinsdale 17,705 1.3%
2017 Godfrey 17,650 5.0%
2043 Palos Hills 17,358 -1.7%
2053 Shorewood 17,249 112.8%
2062 Lemont 17,075 26.2%
2083 Washington 16,811 43.2%
2104 Fairview Heights 16,588 10.6%
2107 Country Club Hills 16,564 2.3%
2122 Westchester 16,461 -2.0%
2133 Bridgeview 16,335 6.4%
2139 Morton 16,301 5.4%
2153 Prospect Heights 16,180 -5.0%
2217 La Grange 15,581 0.0%
2243 Bradley 15,344 17.8%
2256 Dixon 15,202 -5.0%
2277 Mount Vernon 14,956 -8.5%
2297 Sterling 14,766 -6.5%
2304 Morris 14,651 21.8%
2307 Midlothian 14,634 2.0%
2326 Lindenhurst 14,467 12.9%
2330 Norridge 14,437 -0.8%
2349 Antioch 14,235 57.6%
2353 Chicago Ridge 14,186 0.5%
2359 Cahokia 14,151 -13.5%
2380 Beach Park 13,995 37.7%
2387 Forest Park 13,951 -10.9%
2388 Hickory Hills 13,950 0.2%
2400 Canton 13,865 -9.4%
2402 Hazel Crest 13,837 -6.6%
2406 Lincoln 13,816 -10.0%
2408 Wood Dale 13,798 1.4%
2420 Wauconda 13,737 42.2%
2455 Swansea 13,518 22.9%
2456 Richton Park 13,505 7.4%
2461 Western Springs 13,479 7.3%
2467 La Grange Park 13,433 1.1%
2472 Riverdale 13,352 -11.1%
2481 Warrenville 13,269 -0.6%
2502 Streator 13,135 -7.3%
2510 Shiloh 13,090 50.4%
2523 Glen Carbon 12,985 22.3%
2542 Herrin 12,880 12.2%
2550 Justice 12,836 5.2%
2555 Channahon 12,805 61.3%
2563 Rantoul 12,769 -1.2%
2586 Chatham 12,624 45.4%
2590 Effingham 12,589 1.6%
2595 Markham 12,538 -1.5%
2604 Lincolnwood 12,483 1.0%
2606 Winnetka 12,480 0.0%
2607 Kewanee 12,473 -3.8%
2613 Centralia 12,452 -13.4%
2620 Palos Heights 12,403 9.5%
2630 Northlake 12,364 4.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 23,952 1,574
2016 24,029 1,557
2015 24,117 1,542
2014 24,264 1,526
2013 24,339 1,506
2012 24,362 1,481
2011 24,398 1,470
2010 24,413 1,457
2009 25,206 1,386
2008 24,958 1,386
2007 24,823 1,383
2006 24,364 1,392
2005 23,876 1,405
2004 23,774 1,401
2003 23,675 1,388
2002 23,536 1,383
2001 23,271 1,380
2000 23,000 1,384
1990 19,849 1,381