What is the largest city in California?

The largest city in California is Los Angeles, with a population of 3,979,576. Los Angeles is the 2nd largest city in the US. The second largest city is San Diego, with a population of 1,423,851, and is the 8th largest city in the US.

What is the fastest growing city in California?

Among the 100 largest cities in California, the fastest growing city is Murrieta, whose population has grown 124.3% since the year 2000.

What is the fastest shrinking city in California?

Among the 100 largest cities in California, the fastest shrinking city is Inglewood, whose population has declined 4.0% since the year 2000. Inglewood's peak populuation was 114,104 in the year 2003, and it's current population of 108,151 represents a 5.2% decline from it's peak. Inglewood was once the 208th largest city in the US, but it's now the 284th largest.

US Pop
Rank
City 2019 Population
2 Los Angeles 3,979,576
8 San Diego 1,423,851
10 San Jose 1,021,795
16 San Francisco 881,549
34 Fresno 531,576
36 Sacramento 513,624
43 Long Beach 462,628
45 Oakland 433,031
52 Bakersfield 384,145
55 Anaheim 350,365
57 Santa Ana 332,318
58 Riverside 331,360
62 Stockton 312,697
72 Irvine 287,401
75 Chula Vista 274,492
93 Fremont 241,110
102 San Bernardino 215,784
103 Modesto 215,196
104 Fontana 214,547
106 Moreno Valley 213,055
107 Santa Clarita 212,979
110 Oxnard 208,881
119 Glendale 199,303
120 Huntington Beach 199,223
137 Ontario 185,010
145 Rancho Cucamonga 177,603
146 Santa Rosa 176,753
148 Oceanside 175,742
149 Elk Grove 174,775
153 Garden Grove 171,644
156 Corona 169,868
160 Hayward 159,203
163 Lancaster 157,601
164 Salinas 155,465
165 Palmdale 155,079
170 Sunnyvale 152,703
171 Pomona 151,691
173 Escondido 151,625
184 Torrance 143,592
189 Roseville 141,500
192 Pasadena 141,029
198 Orange 138,669
199 Fullerton 138,632
202 Visalia 134,605
212 Santa Clara 130,365
215 Concord 129,295
218 Thousand Oaks 126,813
220 Simi Valley 125,613
229 Victorville 122,385
231 Vallejo 121,692
233 Berkeley 121,363
243 Fairfield 117,133
249 Murrieta 116,223
251 El Monte 115,487
252 Carlsbad 115,382
254 Temecula 114,761
255 Clovis 114,584
259 Costa Mesa 113,003
266 Antioch 111,502
268 Downey 111,126
272 Richmond 110,567
277 Jurupa Valley 109,527
282 San Buenaventura (Ventura) 109,106
284 Inglewood 108,151
287 Santa Maria 107,263
290 Daly City 106,280
293 West Covina 105,101
297 San Mateo 104,430
298 Norwalk 103,949
299 Rialto 103,526
301 Chico 103,301
302 El Cajon 102,708
303 Burbank 102,511
306 Vista 101,638
313 Vacaville 100,670
327 San Marcos 96,664
332 Hesperia 95,750
334 Compton 95,605
341 Menifee 94,756
342 Tracy 94,740
346 Mission Viejo 94,381
347 Chino 94,371
353 South Gate 93,444
359 Redding 92,590
362 Indio 91,765
364 Carson 91,394
365 Santa Barbara 91,364
367 Westminster 90,643
368 Santa Monica 90,401
370 Livermore 90,189
378 San Leandro 88,815
384 Citrus Heights 87,796
391 Hawthorne 86,068
392 Redwood City 85,925
396 Lake Forest 85,531
397 Hemet 85,334
398 Whittier 85,098
405 Newport Beach 84,534
408 Milpitas 84,196
410 Chino Hills 83,853

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