Top 50 Wichita, KS Overtakes Cleveland, OH For Largest Cities In America

Top 50 Wichita, KS Overtakes Cleveland, OH For Largest Cities In America

Wichita, KS has been on a steady population growth, while Cleveland, OH has been going the other way, resulting in Wichita moving up in the largest cities in America polling.

According to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau,  our Air Capital city now comes in as the 48th biggest city in the country.

Cleveland, which saw its Indians lose to the Chicago Cubs in the 2016 World Series earlier this week, was the previous No. 48 but fell to No. 51 following a population decline of nearly 1,800 people to a total of 388,072.

This data does not include suburbs and is only for the population within the cities’ geographical boundaries, and do not include the surrounding metropolitan areas.

According to reporting that you can find here. Wichita has grown about 2% while Cleveland has fallen over 2%.