Latest Data (2016)
Population 351,043
Nationwide Rank 56

Quick Facts

Anaheim, California is the 56th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Anaheim, California is a city.

Anaheim, California is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Anaheim had its largest population ever.

Anaheim, California's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Anaheim, California Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
46 Minneapolis, Minnesota 413,651 8.1%
47 Tulsa, Oklahoma 403,090 2.6%
48 Arlington, Texas 392,772 17.3%
49 New Orleans, Louisiana 391,495 -19.0%
50 Wichita, Kansas 389,902 10.6%
51 Cleveland, Ohio 385,809 -19.0%
52 Tampa, Florida 377,165 24.0%
53 Bakersfield, California 376,380 53.6%
54 Aurora, Colorado 361,710 30.1%
55 Honolulu, Hawaii 351,792 -5.1%
56 Anaheim, California 351,043 6.6%
57 Santa Ana, California 334,217 -1.2%
58 Corpus Christi, Texas 325,733 17.4%
59 Riverside, California 324,722 25.6%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 318,449 21.9%
61 St. Louis, Missouri 311,404 -10.2%
62 Stockton, California 307,072 25.5%
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 303,625 -9.0%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 302,398 5.4%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 298,800 -9.7%
66 Anchorage, Alaska 298,192 14.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In California

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
34 Fresno 522,053 21.2%
35 Sacramento 495,234 21.0%
39 Long Beach 470,130 1.7%
45 Oakland 420,005 4.8%
53 Bakersfield 376,380 53.6%
56 Anaheim 351,043 6.6%
57 Santa Ana 334,217 -1.2%
59 Riverside 324,722 25.6%
62 Stockton 307,072 25.5%
74 Chula Vista 267,172 52.1%
75 Irvine 266,122 81.4%
96 Fremont 233,136 14.1%
100 San Bernardino 216,239 14.4%
103 Modesto 212,175 11.5%
106 Fontana 209,665 42.8%
108 Oxnard 207,906 21.1%
109 Moreno Valley 205,499 43.4%
112 Glendale 200,831 2.8%
114 Huntington Beach 200,652 5.6%
134 Santa Clarita 181,972 16.9%
140 Rancho Cucamonga 176,534 36.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 351,043 56
2015 350,742 56
2014 346,997 56
2013 345,012 56
2012 343,248 55
2011 340,559 55
2010 336,265 54
2009 337,896 56
2008 333,114 57
2007 329,131 56
2006 328,997 56
2005 329,315 56
2004 331,170 56
2003 331,018 55
2002 330,825 55
2001 330,324 56
2000 329,267 56
1990 266,625 59
1980 219,311 63
1970 166,701 81