Midwest population drops, but Des Moines metro grows, Tiffin population up 11%

The population of the eastern Iowa community of Tiffin jumped 11% last year, making it Iowa's fastest growing town. Tiffin is about a 15 minute dri...

May 30, 2023
3:08 PM

The population of the eastern Iowa community of Tiffin jumped 11% last year, making it Iowa's fastest growing town. Tiffin is about a 15 minute drive from Iowa City. The latest estimates from the U-S Census Bureau indicate Tiffin's population topped 58-hundred last July. The population of the Des Moines suburb of Waukee grew 10% from mid-2021 to July of last year. Population growth in the City of Des Moines 1.2%. Sioux Falls, South Dakota was the only other Midwest metro that saw higher growth.

O. Kay Henderson