City State 2015 Population
2 Los Angeles California 3,971,883
8 San Diego California 1,394,928
10 San Jose California 1,026,908
13 San Francisco California 864,816
34 Fresno California 520,052
35 Sacramento California 490,712

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37 Long Beach California 474,140
45 Oakland California 419,267
52 Bakersfield California 373,640
56 Anaheim California 350,742
57 Santa Ana California 335,400
59 Riverside California 322,424
62 Stockton California 305,658
74 Chula Vista California 265,757
81 Irvine California 256,927
96 Fremont California 232,206
100 San Bernardino California 216,108
103 Modesto California 211,266
107 Fontana California 207,460
108 Oxnard California 207,254
109 Moreno Valley California 204,198
111 Huntington Beach California 201,899
113 Glendale California 201,020
133 Santa Clarita California 182,371
139 Oceanside California 175,691
140 Garden Grove California 175,393
141 Rancho Cucamonga California 175,236
143 Santa Rosa California 174,972
147 Ontario California 171,214
149 Elk Grove California 166,913
153 Corona California 164,226
157 Lancaster California 161,103
159 Palmdale California 158,351
160 Hayward California 158,289
161 Salinas California 157,380
167 Pomona California 153,266
169 Sunnyvale California 151,754
170 Escondido California 151,451
174 Torrance California 148,475
183 Pasadena California 142,250
184 Orange California 140,992
185 Fullerton California 140,847
205 Roseville California 130,269
207 Visalia California 130,104
209 Thousand Oaks California 129,339
212 Concord California 128,667
217 Simi Valley California 126,788
218 Santa Clara California 126,215
222 Victorville California 122,225
224 Vallejo California 121,253
225 Berkeley California 120,972
235 El Monte California 116,732
243 Downey California 114,219
244 Carlsbad California 113,453
245 Costa Mesa California 113,204
249 Fairfield California 112,970
252 Temecula California 112,011
254 Inglewood California 111,666
258 Antioch California 110,542
263 Murrieta California 109,830
265 Richmond California 109,708
266 San Buenaventura (Ventura) California 109,708
270 West Covina California 108,484
277 Norwalk California 107,140
280 Daly City California 106,562
282 Burbank California 105,319
284 Santa Maria California 105,093
287 Clovis California 104,180
290 El Cajon California 103,679
291 San Mateo California 103,536
292 Rialto California 103,132
297 Vista California 100,890
301 Jurupa Valley California 100,314
307 Compton California 98,462
312 Mission Viejo California 97,156
313 Vacaville California 96,803
316 South Gate California 96,401
334 Hesperia California 93,295
335 Carson California 93,281
337 Santa Monica California 93,220
338 San Marcos California 92,931
343 Westminster California 92,114
345 Santa Barbara California 91,842
346 Redding California 91,582
348 San Leandro California 90,712
350 Chico California 90,316
361 Hawthorne California 88,451
365 Livermore California 88,126
369 Indio California 87,533
370 Whittier California 87,438
372 Menifee California 87,174
373 Newport Beach California 87,127
374 Tracy California 87,075
375 Citrus Heights California 87,056
381 Chino California 85,595
382 Alhambra California 85,551
384 Redwood City California 85,288
394 Hemet California 83,861
398 Buena Park California 83,270
402 Lake Forest California 82,492
City State 2015 Population
403 Merced California 82,436
408 Lakewood California 81,611
414 Tustin California 80,583
415 Mountain View California 80,435
416 Napa California 80,434
426 Pleasanton California 79,510
430 Alameda California 78,630
431 Bellflower California 78,441
432 Chino Hills California 78,309
437 Milpitas California 77,604
440 Baldwin Park California 77,071
444 Upland California 76,443
445 Folsom California 76,375
447 San Ramon California 76,134
454 Manteca California 75,448
457 Perris California 74,971
462 Union City California 74,494
478 Turlock California 72,292
480 Apple Valley California 72,174
481 Lynwood California 71,989
493 Redlands California 71,035
495 Rancho Cordova California 71,017
502 Pittsburg California 69,424
507 Walnut Creek California 68,910
514 Redondo Beach California 68,166
516 Yorba Linda California 67,973
519 Davis California 67,666
520 Camarillo California 67,608
524 South San Francisco California 67,271
529 Yuba City California 66,941
531 Palo Alto California 66,853
542 Laguna Niguel California 65,806
544 San Clemente California 65,526
555 Lodi California 64,596
558 Santa Cruz California 64,220
559 Pico Rivera California 64,218
560 Madera California 64,208
563 Montebello California 63,921
572 Encinitas California 62,930
580 Tulare California 62,315
583 La Habra California 62,131
586 Lake Elsinore California 61,981
589 Monterey Park California 61,468
590 Rocklin California 61,213
593 National City California 61,060
601 Cupertino California 60,572
605 Gardena California 60,447
606 Petaluma California 60,438
610 La Mesa California 60,089
619 Huntington Park California 59,430
623 San Rafael California 59,162
627 Eastvale California 59,039
629 Brentwood California 58,968
635 Woodland California 58,567
638 Arcadia California 58,408
643 Santee California 57,787
644 Dublin California 57,721
652 Fountain Valley California 56,987
654 Diamond Bar California 56,897
663 Porterville California 56,058
670 Hanford California 55,659
674 Novato California 55,530
679 Paramount California 55,412
684 Rosemead California 54,908
685 Highland California 54,854
687 Colton California 54,621
695 Cathedral City California 53,826
700 Watsonville California 53,628
704 Yucaipa California 53,328
705 Gilroy California 53,231
709 Delano California 52,733
710 West Sacramento California 52,721
716 Placentia California 52,495
728 Glendora California 52,009
730 Palm Desert California 51,869
751 Aliso Viejo California 50,195
753 Poway California 50,157
755 Cerritos California 49,975
759 Azusa California 49,690
764 La Mirada California 49,520
768 Rancho Santa Margarita California 49,324
769 Cypress California 49,290
774 Covina California 48,984
792 Ceres California 47,963
804 Palm Springs California 47,371
805 San Luis Obispo California 47,339
808 San Jacinto California 46,951
818 Lincoln California 46,474
832 Newark California 45,336
841 Coachella California 44,635
844 Danville California 44,400
850 Lompoc California 44,164
854 El Centro California 43,956
856 Beaumont California 43,811
868 San Bruno California 43,185
871 Bell Gardens California 43,106
872 Morgan Hill California 42,948
878 Rancho Palos Verdes California 42,732
884 Rohnert Park California 42,407
894 Brea California 41,944
913 Campbell California 41,117
922 La Puente California 40,745
930 La Quinta California 40,476
933 San Gabriel California 40,424
938 Calexico California 40,053
945 Oakley California 39,813
948 Culver City California 39,717
963 Pacifica California 39,260
968 Stanton California 38,872
972 Montclair California 38,690
987 Martinez California 38,137
1011 Monrovia California 37,463
1012 Hollister California 37,462
1013 Los Banos California 37,457
1035 San Juan Capistrano California 36,454
1036 Temple City California 36,365
1040 Claremont California 36,283
1042 West Hollywood California 36,222
1044 Bell California 36,205
1049 Moorpark California 36,104
1061 Manhattan Beach California 35,818
1065 Wildomar California 35,632
1080 Beverly Hills California 34,869
1082 Pleasant Hill California 34,810
1088 San Dimas California 34,630
1094 Seaside California 34,533
1101 Dana Point California 34,181
1126 Foster City California 33,477
1129 Menlo Park California 33,449
1130 Lawndale California 33,430
1137 Adelanto California 33,166
1153 La Verne California 32,681
1184 Laguna Hills California 31,748
1187 El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles) California 31,580
1204 Saratoga California 30,968
1205 Banning California 30,945
1206 Goleta California 30,944
1220 Los Gatos California 30,705
1223 Los Altos California 30,671
1231 Santa Paula California 30,546
1235 Burlingame California 30,459
1238 San Pablo California 30,407
1245 Walnut California 30,237
1256 San Carlos California 29,931
1259 Atascadero California 29,819
1266 East Palo Alto California 29,662
1271 Suisun City California 29,492
1278 Atwater California 29,237
1297 Ridgecrest California 28,780
1311 Monterey California 28,338
1312 Desert Hot Springs California 28,335
1323 Benicia California 28,167
1338 Maywood California 27,888
1355 Windsor California 27,464
1359 Imperial Beach California 27,408
1368 Belmont California 27,218
1374 Eureka California 27,017
1390 Lemon Grove California 26,709
1402 Paradise California 26,476
1409 Norco California 26,289
1410 Wasco California 26,279
1417 South Pasadena California 26,151
1421 Twentynine Palms California 26,025
1425 Brawley California 25,897
1427 Lafayette California 25,843
1441 Lemoore California 25,647
1445 Reedley California 25,569
1458 Hercules California 25,314
1459 Galt California 25,303
1480 Soledad California 25,003
1485 El Cerrito California 24,954
1486 Sanger California 24,950
1488 San Fernando California 24,931
1496 Coronado California 24,812
1514 Seal Beach California 24,619
1524 Selma California 24,414
1528 Calabasas California 24,319
1529 Cudahy California 24,311
1541 Riverbank California 24,122
1544 Loma Linda California 24,045
1566 Dinuba California 23,702
1567 Barstow California 23,692
1581 Laguna Beach California 23,365
1612 Millbrae California 22,795
1628 Corcoran California 22,477
1630 Port Hueneme California 22,423
1642 Oakdale California 22,259
1663 Duarte California 21,990
1681 South Lake Tahoe California 21,706
1684 Yucca Valley California 21,600
1690 Patterson California 21,498
1710 Marina California 21,229
1726 Agoura Hills California 20,915
1729 South El Monte California 20,878
1730 Arvin California 20,876
1733 Lathrop California 20,866
1741 Lomita California 20,785
1757 La CaƱada Flintridge California 20,590
1759 American Canyon California 20,554
1809 Hermosa Beach California 19,860
1819 Albany California 19,735
1841 Dixon California 19,390
1853 Orinda California 19,279
1854 Pinole California 19,269
1861 Blythe California 19,208
1919 Chowchilla California 18,510
1938 Shafter California 18,336
1956 Arroyo Grande California 18,108
1958 Rancho Mirage California 18,083
1960 Santa Fe Springs California 18,026
1981 Arcata California 17,843
2023 Moraga California 17,256
2030 Greenfield California 17,184
2034 Imperial California 17,095
2039 El Segundo California 17,037
2044 Artesia California 16,961
2083 Coalinga California 16,564
2100 Laguna Woods California 16,406
2116 Truckee California 16,299
2121 Oroville California 16,260
2156 Ukiah California 15,917
2158 La Palma California 15,904
2185 Pacific Grove California 15,674
2195 Fillmore California 15,548
2233 Susanville California 15,247
2236 Clearlake California 15,182
2239 Ripon California 15,151
2241 Parlier California 15,138
2295 Hawaiian Gardens California 14,592
2308 Kerman California 14,475
2319 Mill Valley California 14,394
2342 Red Bluff California 14,131
2360 McFarland California 13,985
2365 Auburn California 13,953
2376 King City California 13,902
2377 Livingston California 13,902
2399 Carpinteria California 13,727
2410 Palos Verdes Estates California 13,682
2426 Grover Beach California 13,600
2442 San Marino California 13,464
2445 Solana Beach California 13,449
2464 Avenal California 13,301
2469 California City California 13,277
2477 Lindsay California 13,217
2498 Commerce California 13,081
2507 Tehachapi California 13,021
2524 Malibu California 12,965
2527 Grass Valley California 12,944
2555 Half Moon Bay California 12,657
2559 San Anselmo California 12,653
2584 Grand Terrace California 12,464
2593 Larkspur California 12,417
2622 Marysville California 12,216
2668 Fortuna California 12,000
2678 Scotts Valley California 11,945
2688 Clayton California 11,867
2693 Kingsburg California 11,824
2709 Healdsburg California 11,742
2713 Los Alamitos California 11,716
2715 Emeryville California 11,694
2735 Signal Hill California 11,565
2757 Hillsborough California 11,451
2762 Mendota California 11,430
2768 Piedmont California 11,376
2816 Sierra Madre California 11,163
2834 Canyon Lake California 11,080
2838 Sonoma California 11,037
2861 Newman California 10,899
2888 Farmersville California 10,774
2914 Placerville California 10,650
2917 Morro Bay California 10,639
2931 Exeter California 10,548
2994 Anderson California 10,217
3001 Capitola California 10,189
3006 Shasta Lake California 10,159
3050 Corte Madera California 9,901
3119 Orange Cove California 9,598
3136 Taft California 9,495
3201 Tiburon California 9,214
3288 Waterford California 8,824
3295 Cloverdale California 8,811
3360 Calimesa California 8,542
3367 Live Oak California 8,531
3373 Westlake Village California 8,507
3384 Gonzales California 8,473
3406 Los Altos Hills California 8,419
3431 Rio Vista California 8,348
3438 Firebaugh California 8,330
3461 Rolling Hills Estates California 8,258
3492 Pismo Beach California 8,162
3557 Mammoth Lakes California 7,946
3639 Sebastopol California 7,678
3645 Woodlake California 7,654
3653 Ojai California 7,627
3654 Fairfax California 7,626
3668 Yreka California 7,597
3683 Orland California 7,550
3684 Corning California 7,548
3691 Escalon California 7,523
3717 Cotati California 7,445
3724 Calipatria California 7,424
3744 Hughson California 7,384
3763 Guadalupe California 7,318
3773 Fort Bragg California 7,289
3809 Atherton California 7,167
3816 Sausalito California 7,156
3862 Winters California 7,034
3874 Ione California 7,000
3921 Huron California 6,836
3944 Crescent City California 6,774
3959 Loomis California 6,733
4021 Gridley California 6,582
4087 Holtville California 6,404
4131 Fowler California 6,266
4197 St. Helena California 6,088
4207 Willows California 6,069
4258 Villa Park California 5,964
4267 Colusa California 5,935
4341 Gustine California 5,756
4349 Solvang California 5,741
4419 Woodside California 5,561
4470 La Habra Heights California 5,454
4526 Calistoga California 5,330
4546 Indian Wells California 5,289
4581 Big Bear Lake California 5,213
4596 Williams California 5,196
4626 Dos Palos California 5,125
4653 Buellton California 5,082
4712 Needles California 4,984
4783 Willits California 4,861
4807 Sonora California 4,818
4812 Lakeport California 4,807
4860 Brisbane California 4,717
4902 Jackson California 4,649
4940 Portola Valley California 4,594
5096 Del Mar California 4,351
5327 San Joaquin California 4,022
5411 Carmel-by-the-Sea California 3,897
5483 Bishop California 3,806
5489 Avalon California 3,799
5517 Angels California 3,767
5547 Wheatland California 3,725
5682 Monte Sereno California 3,556
5812 Rio Dell California 3,387
5905 Mount Shasta California 3,296
6046 Nevada City California 3,152
6176 Yountville California 3,017
6656 Alturas California 2,594
6705 Weed California 2,556
6801 Sutter Creek California 2,488
6820 Ross California 2,479
7108 Westmorland California 2,267
7339 Belvedere California 2,121
7583 Colfax California 2,005
7674 San Juan Bautista California 1,961
7745 Hidden Hills California 1,924
7788 Portola California 1,903
7799 Rolling Hills California 1,893
8203 Biggs California 1,704
8240 Del Rey Oaks California 1,688
8483 Dunsmuir California 1,582
8624 Colma California 1,520
8835 Irwindale California 1,437
8949 Montague California 1,399
9048 Ferndale California 1,369
9395 Blue Lake California 1,252
9593 Maricopa California 1,192
9952 Bradbury California 1,089
10324 Tulelake California 994
10497 Plymouth California 960
10717 Dorris California 907
11096 Isleton California 834
11795 Etna California 716
11866 Loyalton California 702
11955 Fort Jones California 688
13775 Point Arena California 453
14123 Tehama California 416
14470 Sand City California 381
14716 Trinidad California 357
16652 Industry California 206
16908 Amador City California 189
18122 Vernon California 114